Welcome to the Sisters of Charity

Welcome!

The Sisters of Charity of St. Augustine have served the Diocese of Cleveland in health care, education and social services since 1851. Since that time, we have sisters in ministry in the Diocese of Youngstown, in Kentucky and in South Carolina.

Although small in number our congregation remains engaged in ministries throughout the Diocese. Along with our lay Associates, we continue to minister with the “same purpose, to share the love of God with those around us and thus to make the Kingdom more a reality in our world.” (Constitution, p.3)

Founders’ Day Celebration

“Surely I can do this for God. I am free. No earthly tie binds me.”  These were the words spoken by Mademoiselle Louise Brulois, who would later become Sister Augustine, a founder of the Sisters of Charity of St. Augustine. The Sisters of Charity would like to thank all those who helped us celebrate ourRead more…

Successful Picnic at Mt. Augustine

Approximately 160 Sisters, Associates, family, and friends celebrated the Feast of St. Augustine with a picnic on Sunday, August 28th.  The food prepared by the kitchen staff was excellent as always, and the dessert table was filled with abundance.  The hot weather resulted in most of the activities being held in the D Assembly room, but a few courageousRead more…

Caritas Award 2016

The Caritas Service Award is given every four years to an individual who embodies and exemplifies the charism of the Sisters of Charity of St. Augustine.  We are very pleased to announce that year’s recipient is Dee Dee Chewning, RN, SNP, NCSN. The award will be presented on Saturday, September 24 at Mt. Augustine.  The service willRead more…

Sr. Elizabeth Schur Celebrates her 70th Jubilee

This year, Sr. Elizabeth Schur, CSA, will celebrate 70 years in religious life.  A native of Akron, Ohio, Sr. Elizabeth first entered the community on February 2, 1946. Some of her past ministries include four years at St. Joseph School in Cuyahoga Falls, one year at St. Luke School in Lakewood, and thirty-four years onRead more…

New Sign at Mt. Augustine

A new sign was installed at Mt. Augustine/Regina Health Center this month.  The sign and freshly planted flowers now welcomes visitors at the end of the driveway. Signs of a similar design have already replaced the other signs at Mt. Augustine, including the sign at the front of Regina Health Center and the sign denotingRead more…