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Educating and Serving Philadelphia's Immigrant Community

Sisters of Saint Joseph Welcome Center

"In the just and compassionate spirit of Saint Joseph, the Welcome Center offers opportunities that enable immigrants and others to improve the quality of their lives through access to education, support services and programs leading to self-sufficiency. This neighborhood center in urban Philadelphia extends hospitality, linking newcomers and persons with resources for the enrichment of both."

- SSJ Welcome Center Mission Statement


“We live and work so that all people may be united with God and one another.”

- Mission Statement, Sisters of Saint Joseph, Philadelphia