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2 October 2019

The Grey Sisters of the Immaculate Conception Honored

The Grey Sisters of the Immaculate Conception, Pembroke, ON, received a certificate of honour from Development and Peace – Caritas Canada, Sunday, September 29th, 2019.

The certificate was received by Sister Joan Cronin, gsic, on behalf of the Sisters for “exceptional commitment to the cause of social justice” and efforts to improve living conditions for those living in extreme poverty in the Global South.

The certificate was presented by Tara Hurford, Development and Peace Animator – East and North Ontario, at a luncheon in Pembroke, ON.

Sister Catherine Fairbairn, gsic and Sister Marlene Kelley, gsic, also attended the luncheon and the presentation of the certificate of honour.

On the picture : Sister Marlene Kelly, GSIC (left),  Sister Joan Cronin, GSIC (centre), Sister Catherine Fairbairn, GSIC (right)