About Our Auction
Proceeds from the Mardi Gras will support:
• Children and families coming to Sisters for emergency needs such as food, shelter, and safety; children in cities and in mission areas who are seeking education to break their cycle of poverty; hospice patients and abused victims receiving support from Sisters
• a new call light system at St. Francis Home that will help residents get immediate responses to their needs
• Veterans and First Responders with programs to deal with and heal from traumatic incidents in their life-saving work as well as bedroom improvements and room upgrades for St. Francis Spirituality Center’s participants seeking healing in their lives
• Individuals with developmental disabilities to participate in horticultural work/study programs, scholarships for youth for Science Day and Camp programs, and family-friendly events that are free and open to the community at the Franciscan Earth Literacy Center.
Our goal this year is $30,000.
About Sisters of St. Francis of Tiffin, Ohio
The Sisters of St. Francis live the Gospel mission of concern for those who are poor, care of creation, peacemaking, and contemplative action through their sponsored ministries: Franciscan Earth Literacy Center’s hands-on environmental education; St. Francis Spirituality Center’s oasis for healing, reconciliation and renewal; and in Cuernavaca, Mexico; Booneville, Kentucky; and various locations in Ohio where Sisters serve. St. Francis Senior Ministries exists to create a community where each individual can live life fully.