We are a community of vowed sisters and covenant companions (lay women and men) who live the Gospel in the spirit of St. Francis and St. Clare of Assisi and our foundress Mother M. Clara Pfaender. Through our shared commitment to Franciscan contemplative presence and gospel service, we are collectively known as the Wheaton Franciscans.
Urban Oases Project Field Museum of Natural History Chicago, IL In 2018, the Field Museum’s Keller Science Action Center (KSAC) undertook a strategic planning process… Read More »March 2024 Collaborator: Care of Creation
Friends In Solidarity South Sudan Friends in Solidarity is the US partner to Solidarity with South Sudan. Solidarity with South Sudan helps rebuilding the Church… Read More »March 2024 Collaborator: Other Purposes
Catholic Charities – Archdiocese of Milwaukee Milwaukee, WI Founded in 1920, Catholic Charities-Archdiocese of Milwaukee’s mission is “to provide service to those in need, to… Read More »March 2024 Collaborator: Refugees & Immigrants
Lighthouse Foundation St. Charles, IL Lighthouse Foundation assists detainees post-release from the Kane County Jail and provides the tools they need to reenter the community… Read More »March 2024 Collaborator: Health and Dental
BEDS Plus Care, Inc. La Grange, IL For 30 years, BEDS Plus Care has served homeless people and those who have an immediate risk of… Read More »March 2024 Collaborator: Women and Children
Pathfinders Milwaukee Inc. Milwaukee, WI Each year, approximately 15,000 youth under the age of 26 experience homelessness in Milwaukee. Pathfinders is one of the few… Read More »February 2024 Collaborator: Women and Children