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 Daughters of Charity

Daughters-of-Charity.jpgMission: The mission of the Daughters of Charity is focused on addressing basic human needs among the poorest communities, including providing food and water, shelter, healthcare, and education. We prioritize migrant and refugee assistance and serve victims of human trafficking.

Founder:  St. Vincent DePaul and St. Louise de Marillac, in the United States, and St. Elizabeth Ann Seton.

Ministries: Providing healthcare, HIV and Aids service, education, care for the elderly, disabled, and orphans, improving the rights of women, generating financial support, organizing initiative and advocating for justice.

Location:  Ninety countries worldwide with a motherhouse in Paris, France. The U.S. motherhouse is in Emmitsburg, Md.

Contact for vocations:
Sr. Denise LaRock, DC
410-646-2074
dcvoc@doc.org
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