Office of Development
Development Office, the fundraising arm of the Adrian Dominican Sisters,
opportunities to share in our efforts to fund:
for senior sisters who were your teachers, nurses and social
workers throughout the United States and abroad
ministries work with the poor, underserved and marginalized
in the areas of education, health care and social services
special projects specific efforts, such as women's centers,
children's education, adult literacy centers and spirituality centers
missions outreach in the Dominican Republic, South Africa
and Haiti where our sisters work with those in need
general use for the priority needs of the Congregation
relationships with the alumni of our schools, through mailings, reunions,
and keeping current data
with families, friends and donors of the Adrian
Dominican Sisters about the vision and ministries of the Congregation
and the use and effects of their gifts.
to Partner With Us:
One way to
partner with us and to support the life and ministry of the Congregation
is to contribute monetary gifts in any of the following ways:
Planned gifts such as: gift annuities, charitable bequests, retirement
insurance policies and trusts
Gifts of stock
Credit card giving
My Gift Affect Others?
Ministry Trust Fund was established to provide continued funding for
the outreach ministries of the Congregation and its institutions.
ensure that the mission and ministry of the Adrian Dominican Sisters
Trust Fund is not fully funded. The growth of the Trust is necessary
and ongoing to provide for future support.
will touch the lives of those most in need, underserved and vulnerable,
particularly women and children.
provided annually by the Ministry Trust in the areas of education, health
care, and social services.
Trust special appeal "In Service With Others" raised
close to 5 million dollars in the last two years with the help of the
most generous charitable giving. With your continued support, the Fund
will continue to grow and provide funding for those in need.
The missionary work of the sisters in the Dominican Republic, South
Africa and Haiti are supported by the Congregation as well as by generous
benefactors. Gifts designated for global missions are used for that
special missionary effort.
Gifts designated for a specific ministry of the Congregation, i.e. literacy,
spirituality and outreach.
to the Ministry Trust Will:
program development at DePorres P.L.A.C.E., a literacy center in South
workshops and study materials for children learning about peace and
justice in Dominican schools in Miami, Florida, and Latin America.
counseling services for families of deaf and disabled children in South
a nurse practitioner and medicine for the poor at clinics in Appalachia
and Mt. Clemens, Michigan.
poor women and their families to gain economic stability within a faith-based
community that offers support and education in Juarez, Mexico.
childcare services at a homeless shelter while parents seek employment
in St. Charles, Illinois.
mothers and grandmothers raising children to become self-sufficient
providers for their families in Flint, Michigan.
here to read the latest issue of In Ministry Today.
Who We Are
the Adrian Dominican Sisters Development Office
at 313-882-6307 or at DevOffAd@aol.com.
Schaffer, OP, Director of Development
Janet Hudspeth, OP, Director of Planned Giving
Marie Quenneville, OP, Annual Giving
Betty Quenneville, Data Information
Jeanne Chrisman, Office Manager, Assistant for Alumni Relations
Cindi Kelly, Office Manager
Give a Gift
Print the online giving form and mail with your gift (check or money order)
1257 East Siena Heights Drive
Adrian, MI 49221-1793
a credit card (VISA, MasterCard, Discover Card, American Express).
Call the Adrian Dominican Office of Development at 313-882-6307.
Call us and request materials to review:
Development (Detroit): 313-882-6307
Adrian Dominican Motherhouse: 517-266-3400