Sister Charmaine Krohe, SSND

Winter 2022 Address of Provincial Leader, Sister Charmaine Krohe, to AMSSND Ministry Boards

Please click here to view the Winter 2022 message by Sister Charmaine Krohe, provincial leader of the Atlantic-Midwest Province to ministry boards. The length of the video is 8:48 minutes plus time for boards to reflect on some questions together.

Please click here for the written script, select a PDF or Word Doc version of reflection questions.

Click here to access the Viability and Sustainability Framework

SSND Board Guidelines

Click here to access the 2022 Edition of Board Guidelines for SSND sponsored and co-sponsored ministries. Please contact Cover pageyour council liaison or email Yvonne DeBruin with any feedback or questions you might have.


Below please find a variety of resources in support of your service on an SSND ministry board. They consist of spiritual resources to place the board meeting in an SSND context and vision; they are educational resources to assist new board members to familiarize themselves with the SSND history and heritage; they are tools to guide, strengthen and maximize your engagement on an SSND ministry board; and they list upcoming webinars for board development.

Resources for Hiring an Executive Director
How a Positive Exit Interview Can Benefit the Organization and Departing Employee | Impact Opportunity
Resources on Racism for Dialogue
Resources on Catholic Social Teaching
The Boards Role in a Crisis – Resources from BoardSource
Coronavirus Nonprofit Risk Management Resources
Board Orientation Webinars -  to be announced
Board Development Webinar – SSND Vision: The Key to Sustainability
2022 Edition of Board Guidelines
Services for Board Chair Development
Viability and Sustainability Framework
Board Addresses for AMSSND Ministry Boards
Prayers for Boards
SSND Ministry Handbook Template
Board building Cycle
Board Self-Assessment and ED Performance Evaluation
United in Mission Newsletters
Heritage Library (Video Resources)
Blessed Mary Theresa of Jesus Gerhardinger - A Women led by the Lord
Mother Caroline Friess - American Pioneer


Please email the Department of Ministry Services (ydebruin at if you have particular resource needs or if you have resources to share.