Sister Mary Ellen Kane Named Executive Director of the U.S. Federation

U.S. Federation Names New Executive Director The Leadership Assembly of the U.S. Federation has affirmed Sister Maryellen Kane, CSJ as our new Executive Director. Sr. Maryellen, from the Brentwood congregation, has had many experiences with the Federation that she believes has enriched her religious life. In the years 1994 to 2000, while serving on the Brentwood Leadership Team, she was…

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Farm Tour at our Brentwood Campus

Slow Food South Shore will be hosting a Farm Tour at the Sisters of St. Joseph. Join us for a tour of the farm collective and the grounds at our Brentwood Campus on October 19, 2019 from 10am to 11am. This event is free for all. Please RSVP via email, Facebook or Instagram: southshoreny@slowfoodusa.org https://www.facebook.com/slowfoodsouthshoreofficial @slowfoodsouthshore Join Slow Food South…

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Recommit to Racial Justice Event

On Sunday, Sept. 29, a spectacularly pleasant early fall day, 40 sisters, associates, St. Joseph Workers and neighbors committed to forgo the beautiful day outdoors and spend the afternoon grappling with the deep and often uncomfortable work of racism and white supremacy.  The Kick-off event sponsored by the Sisters of St. Joseph was facilitated by Colleen Ross, Communications Manager for…

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Island Harvest Food Bank Celebrates Bountiful Harvest at Brentwood Farm to Help Hungry Long Islanders

On September 18, 2019, Island Harvest Food Bank celebrated the bountiful harvest from their Giving Garden/Farm on the Brentwood Campus of the Sisters of St. Joseph to help hungry Long Islanders. Island Harvest Food Bank, along with the Sisters of St. Joseph and a group of volunteers from the international organic farm organization WWOOF(World Wide Opportunities on Organic Farms), and…

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Letter to Parish Leaders

September 14, 2019 Dear Parish Leader, Many blessings on your time at the DRVC Catechetical Congress. May your day be inspiring, engaging and full of God’s grace. The congregation of the Sisters of St. Joseph is partnering with community organizations throughout Long Island for 2020 Census awareness, education, and participation. The results of the 2020 Census will greatly affect many…

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