Social ResponsibilityOur Sponsored Institutions and Ministries
The following institutions and ministries are corporately sponsored by the Dominican Sisters of Springfield, Illinois:
Marian Catholic High School (Chicago Heights, IL)
Marian Catholic High School is a Catholic, educational, college preparatory high school within the Dominican tradition of study, prayer, community, and preaching. Marian Catholic students seek truth, exhibit personal responsibility, cultivate their individual talents, and demonstrate ethical leadership and Christian service.
Sacred Heart-Griffin High School (Springfield, IL)
Sacred Heart-Griffin is a Catholic, Dominican college preparatory high school that welcomes a diverse student population to pursue academic excellence within the Dominican values of study, prayer, service and community.
Rosary High School (Aurora, IL)
Rosary High School is a Catholic college preparatory school for young women sponsored by the Dominican Sisters of Springfield, Illinois. Rooted in the gospel values of Jesus Christ, Rosary High School is committed to the mission of educating and developing Christian leaders in the Dominican tradition.
St. Dominic Health Services (Jackson, MS)
St. Dominic’s recognizes its basic participation in the mission of the Church, which involves two main ministries: Education and Health Care. Three activities – Communicating a Christian message, Establishing Community and Performing Service – express our mission of Christian healing.
Dominican Literacy Centers in Aurora, IL and Melrose Park, IL
The mission of the Dominican Literacy Centers in Aurora and Melrose Park, IL is to help women learn to read, write and speak English within and atmosphere of mutual respect and dignity. Through the generosity of trained volunteer tutors, immigrant women learn to community in English and to be formative influences on their families and strong participants in their neighborhoods, churches, workplaces and communities.
Jubilee Farm is a 111 acre center for ecology and spirituality located just west of Springfield, Illinois. Jubilee Farm’s programs and classes promote an understanding of our interdependent relationship to the whole of creation and offer insights into how to live more sustainable on our home planet.