We, the Salesian Sisters, Daughters of Mary Help of Christians, are a religious community of women founded by St. John Bosco and St. Mary Mazzarello. Our mission is to provide Christian education and formation to the young, especially the poor and women at risk, proclaim the Good News to all cultures, and promote the regeneration of a more just and human society.

Thank You for Supporting the Salesian Sisters

It is a joy when we encounter our Salesian Family, friends, relatives, and benefactors who share their love for our Sisters and our mission. We thank you for being our collaborators in all the good we have done for the glory of God and the salvation of souls. Be assured of our prayers for you and your loved ones. God bless,
- Sr. Bernadette Mota, Director of Mission Advancement
directordma@salesiansisterswest.org / 210-431-4999

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The Strenna 2020 highlights Don Bosco's approach for youth formation and accompaniment. The Rector Major, Fr Ángel Fernández Artime, emphasizes that “as a Salesian Family we must be attentive to the great human challenges of our world, such as honesty as people, living as a committed citizenship that seeks the good, making the Church’s social Doctrine present in everyday life, the option for the most disadvantaged, ensure that Christians and our young people are at the service of the people…”

The complete document will be made available in the new year. Click on this link for an outline for the 2020 Strenna: