ASSOCIATES NEWS & EVENTS

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New Presentation Associate, Katherine Valenzuela Sias, at the San Francisco Presentation Motherhouse.

Loretto Friends Become Presentation Associates

By Kay Sweeney, Associates Program Facilitator At its June 2019 Assembly, the Presentation Community welcomed Katherine Valenzuela Sias, Yolanda Santillan, and Patricia Diaz as new Associates. All are graduates of Our Lady of Loretto High School, Class of 1974, and active with the Loretto Friends of the Presentation Sisters. By becoming Associates, they have now […]

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2019 Associates Picnic

“As Associates and religious on a journey together, we share PRAYER, or active communication with God, MUTUALITY, the shared relationship between each of us for the mutual benefit of all of us, INSPIRATION, literally, “breathing in” the grace of God, and FRIENDSHIP, knowing, esteeming, and loving each other.” ~Bay Area Conference of Associates and Religious […]

Sister Pat Davis, PBVM, founder and former director, with Christa Hanson, current director, at the 25th Anniversary of the Learning and Loving Education Center in Morgan Hill, California

25 Years of Learning and Loving

By Christa Hanson, Presentation Associate & Executive Director, Learning and Loving Education Center The past mingled with the present as all looked toward the future. In March of 1994 the Learning and Loving Education Center was opened through the vision and efforts of the Sisters of the Presentation, San Francisco. Twenty immigrant women and their […]

New Associates Received at Assembly 2018

Nanette Miller and Julie Merrill our new Associate members were received as Associates at the Assembly 2018. They shared with us their call to Association. Julie had admired Sister Marilyn Medau and her social justice work for quite some time. They worked together at St. Mary’s Center. One day they began talking about faith and […]

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International Network for Empowering Women, A Presentation Associate Making a Difference

By Patricia Mathes Cane, Associate Human Rights Defenders from Mexico and Central America at a Capacitar training. Patricia Mathes Cane, Ph.D., is an Associate of the Sisters of the Presentation, San Francisco, California, and an alumna of Our Lady of Loretto High School, Los Angeles, Class of 1958. She is the Founder and Director of Capacitar. Capacitar is an international network […]