Sister Stephanie was raised in Falls City and worked at Falls City Pharmacy before moving to Austin along with her family for a brief time before entering into the IWBS Convent in Victoria. Sister received her final vows in 1974 receiving a degree in Secondary Education specializing in English and Spanish she went on to teach at Blessed Sacrament Academy in San Antonio and at Blessed Sacrament Parish in SA. She also taught in Cuero, Shiner, Victoria, Flatonia, and El Paso.
Sister Stephanie is accepting this check on behalf of the Blessed Sacrament Academy’s Child Development Center were quality day care is provided for economically disadvantage families in San Antonio. Currently 93 children are enrolled at ages six weeks to five years.
Also at Blessed Sacrament Academy is Parent’s Academy which provides parenting skills and support to foster, pregnant, single, and teen parents. Por Vida Academy where at-risk youth have the opportunity to obtain a high school diploma.
Sister Stephanie is Development Director and Alumni Coordinator for Blessed Sacrament Academy Child Development Center. The Knights of Council #2512 Falls City are happy to assist Sister on her ongoing commitment to serve the disadvantage.