In these difficult times for all people, the CCVI Sisters in Peru participated in the delivery of 50 food packages in the desert areas near Chimbote where they work. In conjunction with the Santa Ana Hospital and Confer Lima, the Sisters organized for the delivery of these first packages, which, although they do not cover all the needs, provide exceptional help for these communities in need.
CCVI COVID-19 Responses
A Statement from the Sisters of Charity of the Incarnate Word, May 31, 2020.
Archbishop blessing San Antonio from the sky in a special flyover and the Sisters of the Incarnate Word greeted him from our Chapel.
Every continent in the world is impacted by the coronavirus pandemic. In St. Louis, remarkable crossroads between communities are emerging in the call to help sustain each other. Through their grant to Forai, the Incarnate Word Foundation is supporting a powerful connection that spans the globe.
A group of University of the Incarnate Word nursing students and graduate students have been stepping up to help treat the homeless for basic symptoms as other first responders are busy dealing with COVID-19 care.
Every week, one Sister will share a reflection for these times of crisis. We invite you to share your reflections on social media by using the hashtags #CCVItogether #PrayingForYou #StayAtHome
As an emergency response to the unprecedented need caused by COVID-19, Giving Tuesday Now is a new global day of giving and unity. This year it took place on May 5th, 2020.
Foundation’s support of health services outreach to the unhoused in the City of St. Louis.
By Sister Martha Ann Kirk, CCVI