On Sunday, May 4, the annual renewal of promises was held for the members of the Association Jeanne Jugan. (More on the Association can be found here)
New members also made the promises for the first time. We were happy to welcome Marie Levy and Kevin McDonough as Associates.
AJJ members are busy throughout our Home making Residents comfortable and happy. In this they truly share the charism of the Little Sisters as they strive to imitate the virtues of Jeanne Jugan, especially her simplicity and trust in providence while serving the Residents.
Over 2,000 Associates serve in over 190 Homes of the Congregation throughout the world. They give witness to the charism of St. Jeanne Jugan. reminding each Resident that “each of us is willed, each of us is loved, each of us is necessary,” as Pope Benedict said at our Home in London in 2010 (click here for the full text).