The Bernardine Center is an outreach social-services agency in the City of Chester.
Founded in February 1986 by the Bernardine Franciscan Sisters, the center's mission is to provide a "helping hand up" to low-income Chester area residents by distrbuting emergency and supplemental food and supplies.
The center also offers educational, spiritual and advocacy programs to help clients build better lives for themselves, their families and communities.
All ministries of the Bernardine Center are rooted in Franciscan hospitality and the social teachings of our Catholic Christian tradition.
Our parish supports the Bernardine Center in several ways.
We are seeking: