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May 11, 2021, Adrian, Michigan – Lisa Schell, Archivist for the Adrian Dominican Sisters, was one of several Archivists of congregations of U.S. women religious interviewed for a recent Global Sisters Report article on their efforts to preserve materials on the COVID-19 pandemic. Archivist for the Congregation since 2018, Lisa also spoke of her efforts to preserve the General Council’s statements and the social justice activities of the Sisters, including Black Lives Matter. Read the entire article by Peter Feuerherd, and scroll about halfway through to find the interview with Lisa.

April 16, 2021, Washington, D.C. – Sister Donna Markham, OP, PhD, President and CEO of Catholic Charities, was cited in a National Catholic Reporter Global Sisters Report article on the crisis of people who are behind in their rent during the COVID-19 pandemic – and on the various ways that Catholic Sisters are reaching out to help them. The national moratorium on eviction, emergency funds from Catholic Charities offices and grants from organizations such as the Felician Sisters’ Francis Fund can bring immediate help in this crisis, Sister Donna said. But the crisis really calls for “a lot of robust advocacy efforts with Congress and the [Biden] administration,” she added. 

Read the entire article by Soli Salgado. 


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