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Mission Statement

Impelled by the love of Christ, we, the Sisters of Charity of Leavenworth, offer every loving service in our power to meet the critical needs of God’s people.

SCL Vision Statement

As Sisters of Charity we commit ourselves here and now to embrace anew the charism given us by Vincent, Louise, Mother Xavier:

  • to love the poor,

  • to love one another,

  • to live simply,

  • and to unite the whole of our lives in the poor and loving Christ.

Latest News

Congratulations to Sisters of Charity of Leavenworth marking major anniversaries this year.

70 years
Sister Catherine Nichol

60 years
Sister Cele Breen
Sister Jean Martin Dawson
Sister Mary Jo Downey
Sister Loretta Fick
Sister Frances Marie Grady
Sister Mary Patricia Kielty
Sister Regina Mary Link
Sister J.Vianney Martinez
Sister Marie Michael Mollis
Sister Dorothy Marie Rilinger
Sister Mary Jane Schmitz

50 years
Sister Margaret Finch
Sister Maureen Kehoe
Sister Jean Lockett
Sister Susan Rieke
Sister Jean Marian Rilinger
Sister Phyllis Stowell
Sister Mary Ann Theisen
Sister Renée Washut

25 years
Hermana Laura Rumiche Morales


Persons of all Christian traditions are invited to participate in Taizé prayer on Thursday, May 1 at 7 p.m. in Annunciation Chapel on the campus of the Mother House of the Sisters of Charity of Leavenworth, 4200 S. 4th Street, Leavenworth, Kan. 


Young Catholic women between the ages of 21 to 30 are invited to apply to become Heartland Charity Volunteers and participate in an 11-month, August through June experience in the heart of America. 


Wanted: campers and counselors for the annual summer Leadership Camp co-hosted this year by the Sisters of Charity of Leavenworth and the Benedictine Sisters of Mount St. Scholastica, Atchison, June 30-July 2.

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