Celebrate Earth Day with our SND community choice to walk lightly on the Earth as we reduce our carbon footprint by 30% over six years. Please join our efforts. Select from a list of actions posted here. Do you live in the Cleveland area? Come to the Earthfest 2013 celebration Sunday, April 21st, 10am to [...]
International Year of Water Cooperation is the theme of World Water Day hosted in The Hague, The Netherlands, and at the UN Headquarters in New York on March 22. This celebration also coincides with the twentieth anniversary of World Water Day. To learn more of the many activities and events taking place world-wide, click on [...]
Sr. Susan Kurth, SND, lives in the house located at the south eastern edge of our provincial center property on Auburn Road. Surrounded by fields and meadows on three sides, she is accustomed to the sights of seasonal changes. The everyday sounds of traffic ebb and flow along Auburn Road also create a familiar pattern. [...]
August 22, 2012 marked the day in our calendar year where our human demand for ecological resources and services exceeded Earth’s ability to supply them. Learn more at www.footprintnetwork.org. Please join us in our pledge to reduce our carbon footprint by 30% over six years.
Take action now to eliminate gender-based violence. This year the 16 Days of Activism Against Gender Violence, a global campaign coordinated by The Center for Women’s Global Leadership (CWGL), will launch the 16 Days Campaign, marking their third year of advocacy. From November 25 through December 10, the 16 Day Campaign will be raising awareness [...]
Take action now to let senators and representatives know that the 2012 Farm Bill needs to ensure that our nation feeds the hungry,preserves God’s creation, supports small family farmers and rural America. If you live in the following states: Michigan, Vermont, Iowa, North Dakota, Montana, Nebraska, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Minnesota, Colorado, New York, Kansas, Indiana, Mississippi, [...]