The Mission Continues: Who is My Neighbor?

For over 200 years, the Sisters of Charity have advocated for our neighbor — those most in need of our love and support. Today we continue to serve our neighbor through our sponsored ministries.

Sponsored Ministries

“God calls you to work in this vineyard. Go therefore, having but a single heart and a single intention, and in this way you will bear much fruit.” St. Vincent de Paul
(Abelly 2:126; CED III: 82-83)

The Sister of Charity, by Pietro GagliardiSisters of Charity of New York

Now in our third century of living lives of love. 

The Sisters of Charity of New York is a community of Roman Catholic women religious who share in the ongoing mission of Jesus. We do so by responding to the signs of the times in the spirit of St. Vincent de Paul and St. Elizabeth Ann Seton. We strive to reveal God’s love in our lives and through our varied ministries with and for all in need, especially those living in poverty.


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Chapel Restoration Project

Altar, Chapel of the Immaculate ConceptionRestoration of the Chapel of the Immaculate Conception mirrors restoration of the heart. Your gift will help us restore the heart of our Congregation’s home at Mount Saint Vincent. Visit our Chapel Restoration page to learn more.


Prayer Cards

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Recognize your loved ones in a special way by enrolling them with the Sisters of Charity. Donation made help provide for the care of retired Sisters and supports our varied ministries. Learn more.


Latest Issue of Vision

Vision Autumn 2019The Autumn issue of Vision visits our proud tradition in Catholic education, the shared mission with the de La Salle Christian Brothers, and our continued collaboration with the College of Mount Saint Vincent. We also feature Casa de Esperanza and how this mission continues the tradition of educating the immigrant community, Associate Day, the grotto at Mount Saint Vincent—then and now, and more. Click here to read/download.

A Visit to Seton Village: Friday, November 8, 2019

A Visit to Seton Village: Friday, November 8, 2019

A gracious welcome, delicious food and great company greeted over sixty Sisters, Associates, and staff members at Seton Village in Nanuet, N.Y., on Friday, November 8. Under the supervision of Sister Eileen Patricia Walsh, resident Sisters in Nanuet prepared beautiful...

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Sponsorship Conference Tuesday, October 29, 2019

Sponsorship Conference
Tuesday, October 29, 2019

Chris Lowney, a renowned writer and leadership consultant, addressed a gathering of almost 100 sponsored ministry executives and staff members at the 2019 Sponsorship Conference on Tuesday, October 29, 2019. The day’s topic was decision-making based on spiritual...

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Conversations with Melissa Fogarty Perez

Conversations with Melissa Fogarty Perez

By Charlotte Raftery, SC How did I come to be in ministry with the Sisters at Mary the Queen, and now with the Sisters in Schervier and St. Patrick’s Home? You might say God called me when I saw the advertisement for the job at Mary the Queen, and Sister Kathleen...

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Trees grow bare, winds blow, daylight shortens. We pray with thanks for all God’s gifts, and with hope that Christ’s coming will transform us and our world. During this season, pray with Charity Wisdom and seasonal reflections from our founders and friends.