June 28, 2019, St. Petersburg, Florida – Adrian Dominican Sisters received three awards from the Catholic Press Association (CPA) in recognition of the Congregation’s efforts to share its story and Mission with the public. The awards were announced June 21, 2019, during the awards banquet of the CPA’s 2019 Catholic Media Conference June 18-21 in St. Petersburg, Florida.
The Congregation received the following awards:
The awards were the result of the collaborative efforts of the Offices Communications and Development.
Co-workers in Communications are Angie Kessler, Director; Sheila Wathen, Assistant Director; Sister Barbara Kelley, OP, Writer; Ashley LaVigne, Social Media Specialist; Scott Miller, Videographer; and Ashley Saxton, Graphic Designer. Jessica Havens was the Graphic Designer in 2018, the period covered by the 2019 CPA awards.
Co-workers in Development are Amy Palmer, Director; Diane Bach, Development Office Coordinator; Sister Kathleen Schanz, OP, Donor Relations; and Laura Brosamer and Jolene Witt, Office Assistants.
January 3, 2017, San Fernando, Pampanga, Philippines – A YouTube video reviews the 50-year history of the Dominican Sisters of Our Lady of Remedies in Pampanga, the Philippines. The video spans years from the beginning, when the Adrian Dominican Sisters helped with the formation of the first members of the Dominican Congregation in the Archdiocese of San Fernando. It then reviews the Remedies Sisters’ independence as a Congregation, their many creative and loving responses to the needs of the people, merger with the Adrian Dominican Sisters in 2011, and continued ministries to their people. Watch the video.