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Sisters in Mandar, India, Participated in Turnover Ceremony

news june 2016Medical Mission Sisters in Mandar, India, recently participated in the ceremony marking the official turnover of ownership of Holy Family Hospital (HFH) and Holy Family Hospital School of Nursing to the Catholic Bishops Conference of North India.  The Bishops Conference will develop them into a new medical college for North India.  Our Sisters have administered and overseen direction of HFH Mandar for the past 69 years and in these almost seven decades have served tens of thousands of persons.  Some Sisters will remain on the hospital and nursing school staff.  Others will continue and/or expand other Mandar ministries including a De-addiction Center, a Complementary Health Care Service, Community-Based Health Care and Organic Farming.

Caption: The banner displayed at the official turnover of ownership of HFH Mandar to the Catholic Bishops Conference of North India.