I have done what was mine to do. May Christ teach you yours.

Saint Francis of Assisi

Our Sponsor


Holy Family Convent in Manitowoc, Wisconsin, is the Motherhouse and headquarters of the Franciscan Sisters of Christian Charity, sponsoring congregation of the Franciscan Sisters of Christian Charity Sponsored Ministries, Inc.

Situated on Silver Lake, three miles west of Lake Michigan, the more than 130-year-old sandstone structure is home for nearly 350 religious women. Congregation members serve throughout the United States and are primarily engaged in education, parish and health care ministries. The 10-minute video "Heritage of Hope" showcases the sisters' sponsored ministries.

Franciscan Sisters of Christian Charity 
2409 South Alverno Road 
Manitowoc, Wisconsin 54220