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GIVING TUESDAY 2021
November 30th is just around the corner! Once again, Guardians of the Visitation will be participating in #givingtuesday2021! Stay tuned for the announcement of this year's #GivingTuesday project!
"Everyone has something to give and every act of generosity counts!"
A D V E N T 2021
THE GREAT BABY BLANKET PROJECT RETURNS!
The Great Baby Blanket Project collects new and gently used baby swaddling blankets for distribution through the SSV Sisters' Missions to very poor mothers and families welcoming a child into the world!
Last year we collected over 400 blankets! Learn more here:
THE SSV MISSION AID IN BATO: "BRING TO ALL THE SMILE OF GOD!"
WORLD MISSION SUNDAY 2020: "HERE AM I, SEND ME."
Repairs to the big kitchen are underway. A new counters are done and the new freezer has arrived!
Your support of the Sisters and the children is so very much appreciated. Thank you for reaching out to sustain the mission during this difficult time of pandemic.
GREAT BABY BLANKET
The gifts of blankets and baby clothes arrived safely in Borongan on March 18th. The Sisters will be able to gift them to many mothers in the coming months. On March 20th the SSV Sisters traveled to Oras to distribute aid of food and clothing and...baby blankets!
GUARDIANS OF THE VISITATION
The Guardians of the Visitation is a registered 501(c)(3) nonprofit charitable organization in the United States. The Guardians of the Visitation in Italy, Philippines, and Madagascar are Lay Associations following the Charism of the Sisters Servants of the Visitation Foundation Incorporated, SSVFI.
American missioners, wishing to offer assistance to the Sisters Servants of the Visitation in their work with the poorest of the poor in Borongan, Eastern Samar, Philippines, established a new branch organization in the United States on February 21, 2019. The Sisters Servants of the Visitation extend love, care, healthcare, and educational services to poor children in their care facility, Ain Karim Children's Home, and to the impoverished families in the surrounding communities.
"BRING TO ALL THE SMILE OF GOD"
SSV are enlivened by their belief that God is pleased to see His children fully alive!
SSV Sisters live the Gospel of Mary's Visitation to her cousin Elizabeth. The Sisters are inspired to serve the most vulnerable brother in their community.
SSV programs are designed to answer the different needs of the people they serve with the vision of empowering each person's unique gifts and abilities as a child of God.