Partner with Us
You can contribute to the mission of the US Province of the Sisters of the Presentation in a variety of ways including prayer, volunteering or financial contributions.
We strive to be good neighbors and to enhance the civic communities in which we live.
Presentation Sisters of the U.S.Province live and minister in seven states: Alabama, Arizona, California, Minnesota, Mississippi, North Dakota and Texas. The sisters are teachers and administrators in pre-school, elementary school, university and in community programs offering adult education and tutoring for children and adolescents.
They provide direct service in health care and social services as well as serve in administration and governance of institutions and systems. They are chaplins and parish ministers, spiritual directors and retreat facilitators. Through the International Presentation Association the sisters of the U.S. Province collaborate with Presentation Sisters, Presentation Associates and like-minded individuals and organizations around the world in working for peace, justice, care for the earth and a sustainable, decent life for all the human family.
The Prayer Center collaborates with individuals and groups in nurturing mind, body and soul to discover ever-deepening relationships with God, self, and others.
Presentation Ministry Center is a place of hospitality, primarily dedicated to meeting the needs of immigrant people. Programs offered are designed to educate participants and to provide opportunities for holistic development in a community building atmosphere.
An educational project, of the Presentation Sisters serving primarily Spanish-speaking women and men from the Watts area of Los Angeles.
In September 2009 the US Unit establishment a ministry in Shaw, Mississippi, where there was a critical need for remedial education due to an under-achieving school system. The ministry has grown to offer school tutoring, adult computer classes, computer availability for online courses, adult reading, and outreach to nursing homes and the home-bound. Our Sisters have recently left this area and have handed over the Ministry Center to the current community.
As a core dimension of our mission, our congregation respects and honors the presence of energy, the wisdom and experience of our older members and all elders in society. Everyone is invitied to participate and contribute to the best of his/her ability.
Sister Bernadette Trecker teaches over 25 students each year from her music studio, which she began in 2004 in Fargo, North Dakota.
Presentation Partners in Housing (PPiH) is a ministry sponsored by the Union of Sisters of the Presentation of the Blessed Virgin Mary, United States Province to assist people who are homeless or threatened by homelessness, and who, despite their personal efforts are struggling to meet basic needs.