Report from the Board: August 2020

The CWR Board of Directors met via videoconference on Thursday, August 13. In the interest of keeping members informed, we present highlights from that meeting: After Jane Strittmatter led the opening reflection, which included St. Augustine’s Prayer to the Holy...

Report from the Board: July 2020

The CWR Board of Directors met via videoconference on Thursday, July 11. In the interest of keeping members informed, we present highlights from that meeting: Joanne Gallagher, CSJ, led the opening prayer, which was excerpted from Psalm 106. The Board ratified a...

2020 CWR conference transitions to online

The COVID-19 pandemic has changed the way we live and work. Because of this, the CWR Board of Directors has decided that the 2020 CWR Annual Conference, scheduled for the San Diego Mission Bay Resort from September 29 through October 2, will now be hosted as an online...

Goals for CWR’s Hilton Foundation grant

Last month brought the news that CWR a new grant from the Conrad N. Hilton Foundation Catholic Sisters Initiative. This month we share some of the key grant objectives. In addition to the ongoing work of CWR, a key focus will be devoted to these two major initiatives:...

Report from the Board: June 2020

The CWR Board of Directors met via videoconference on Thursday, June 11. In the interest of keeping members informed, we present highlights from that meeting: Joanne Gallagher, CSJ, led the opening prayer. The Board ratified between meetings votes to approve the new...

Statements on Racial Injustice

A host of CWR member congregations have issued responses to the tragic death of George Floyd on May 25 in Minneapolis, Minnesota, and called for an end to racial injustice in the United States: Sisters of the Holy Names of Jesus and Mary: A Call to Respect Human Life...