“The reward of
sacrifice is peace.”

St. Elizabeth Ann Seton


“One of the first rules of my
happiness is to be satisfied
with good in whatever
degree I can attain it.”

St. Elizabeth Seton

St. Joseph Orphanage Honors Sisters of Charity

St. Joseph Orphanage (SJO) recognized the Sisters of Charity of Cincinnati on Oct. 24 during SJO’s “A Night Under the Stars” Gala. The gala celebrated SJO’s 190th anniversary and also honored the Sisters of Charity, who founded the organization in 1829, and as a result of their efforts, thousands of children over many decades received the care and education they needed to thrive. During the presentation St. Joseph Orphanage CEO Eric Cummins presented an art glass sculpture to S. Mary Catherine Faller, chair of the SJO Board, that is inscribed: “Thank You, Sisters of Charity of Cincinnati. Founding a Haven of Hope for Children in Crisis.”

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