Franciscan Sister Named Teacher of the Year

Franciscan Sister Named Teacher of the Year

Franciscan Sister of Christian Charity Sister Mary Teresa Bettag was named Yuma Catholic High School Teacher of the Year 2022. Educating the whole person is at the heart of Sister Mary Teresa's teaching style.  This is noted by her colleagues: "In Sister Mary Teresa's...

Franciscan Sister on the Border of Arizona

Franciscan Sister on the Border of Arizona

Franciscan Sister of Christian Charity Sister Marlita Henseler shares on recent happenings at Kino Initiative, Nogales, Mexico. Happy Springtime, officially, and I hope that  all of you are doing well. Here the cold mornings have disappeared, and days beginning at...

Franciscan Sisters Thrive in Yuma, Arizona

Franciscan Sisters Thrive in Yuma, Arizona

Franciscan Sisters of Christian Charity from Manitowoc, Wisconsin have been in Arizona since 1930. Their presence has influenced the community in the way that they serve and help the poor. Their involvement in the schools has grown throughout the years as the...