News & Events

News & Events

For more information on any of these news or events, contact Jane Buse-Miller, Director of Communications, at 563.588.2008 or info@dbqpbvms.org.

Exploring Intersections: Catholic Sisters on Racism, Migration and Climate

Join Catholic Sisters for a yearlong, monthly conversation series “Exploring Intersections: Catholic Sisters on Racism, Migration and Climate.” Each month, panelists will explore a social issue and how it intersects with racism, migration and climate in a thought-provoking and engaging conversation. August 11 will focus on Eliminating Gun Violence.

Presentation Sisters Celebrate 60 and 80 Years of Gratitude 

Presentation Sisters observed 80 and 60 years of religious life on July 14, 2021.

2021 Community Gathering

Sisters and associates from all over the United States and as far as Bolivia gathered at the Presentation Motherhouse for their 2021 Community Days gathering.

Employment Opportunities

The Sisters of the Presentation have several employment opportunities. We are currently hiring for the positions of CNA, nurse and caregiver/nurse aide. This is an excellent opportunity to be part of a great team!

Presentation Associate Scholarship Recipients

Dubuque Presentation associates contributed money to offer five scholarships to individuals associated with ministries supported by the Dubuque Presentation Sisters. Read about the well-deserved recipients.

In Memory of Sister Mary Jo Leifker

February 1, 1924 – June 1, 2021
With great sadness, we say goodbye to Sister May Jo Leifker. Private visitation and funeral services will be held on Wednesday, June 2, 2021, in Sacred Heart Chapel, Sisters of the Presentation. Sister Mary Jo will be deeply missed. May she rest in peace.

2021 Scholarship & Award Recipients

We are pleased to announce this year’s recipients of our scholarships.

Statement on Conviction of Derek Chauvin for Murder of George Floyd

As Sisters of the Presentation, we stand with the National Black Sisters’ Conference and the Leadership Conference of Women Religious in our commitment to the sacred dignity of each human person as emphasized in Catholic Social Teaching. We endorse their joint statement on the conviction of Derek Chauvin for the murder of George Floyd.

Enjoy our latest issue of Presentation Doorways

In our summer issue of Presentation Doorways and those which follow, we will consider the meaning of common good and offer some reflections on the challenge of living with the needs of all of creation before us.

Presentation Associates Deepen Identity

Dubuque Presentation associates created an associate identity statement that expresses the essence of who they are to themselves, to one another and to the world in being called to the Presentation mission and charism.

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