We, the Sisters of the Order of Saint Benedict in St. Joseph, Minn., are a monastic community of women who seek God in our daily lives according to the Gospel and the Rule of Benedict. Through our ministry of prayer, work and community living, we listen and respond to the needs of the Church and the world.
Share in Our Mission
The Office of Mission Advancement invites you to invest your talent and resources in the ministries of the monastic community for the purpose of enhancing the lives of others.
Can You Donate In Several Different Ways?
Please send your contribution to:
Saint Benedict’s Monastery
Office of Mission Advancement
104 Chapel Lane
St. Joseph, MN 56374-0220
Checks should be made out to:
Sisters of the Order of Saint Benedict
Can I Give a Gift in Honor or in Memory of Someone?
To give a gift in honor of or in memory of someone, please indicate it with your donation. If you wish, the person honored or the family of the person remembered with your memorial gift can be notified. Please note that with your donation.
Can I Include the Sisters of the Order of Saint Benedict in My Estate Plans?
To include the Sisters of the Order of Saint Benedict in your estate plans, you may want to consider one or more of the following options:
Did you know that you can make a specific bequest in your will to the charity(ies) of your choice? Often, a gift can be arranged simply with the addition of a codicil to amend your current will. The example on the link provided could be used to assist you.
A remainder gift to the charity(ies) of your selection can be included as a part of your trust.
If you have funds invested in a community foundation account, think about granting some of those funds.
There are several ways you can request to have a charity(ies) as a beneficiary of your IRA account(s). You can indicate the charity as a designated beneficiary. Or, you can give through a Qualified Charitable Distribution (QCD).
It is possible to include the Sisters of the Order of Saint Benedict as a beneficiary in your life insurance policy.
Please consult your legal, financial and tax advisors for advice and information on applicable state and federal laws as you work through your estate plans.
For all documentation, please utilize our official name: Sisters of the Order of Saint Benedict