Bloemfontein, House of St Francis

Bloemfontein, House of St Francis

The Franciscan Sisters here are actively involved in 2 projects. namely Lesedi Centre of Hope and Pelo Ya Jesu ea Jewa Creche.

Lesedi Centre of Hope

The Lesedi Centre of Hope, which is the centre that co-ordinates the HIV/AIDS projects in the Archdiocese of Bloemfontein is served from this community.  Apart from these, the Sisters also care for the sick, the poor and the Orphaned and Vulnerable Children.(OVC's) in the surrounding area.

Some sisters are not working in the Centre nor in Creche but they are teachers in different places. Sr. M. Michaelina is teaching at St. Bernards High School and Sr. M. Jesephine is teaching in Marivale Primary school but they are part of the community of House of St. Francis

Pelo Ya Jesu EA Jewa

The Sisters are also involved in the Pastoral Work and the running of the Kindergarten at Kriste Lesedi la Ditjhaba Parish.