St. Francis, when near death, said to his brothers: “I have done what is mine to do; may Christ teach you yours.”

Join Us

We invite you to join us in living the Gospel and serving God’s people through a variety of ways:

Become a vowed religious Sister:

As Franciscan Sisters we publicly profess the vows of poverty, chastity and obedience, consecrating our lives to God in community. Inspired by the spirits of Saints Francis and Clare of Assisi, we consider the Gospels our highest Rule of Life. We commit ourselves to serve the poor and marginalized people of our world and to be stewards of the earth. We love each other deeply and support one another in our living a life of constant conversion. A joyful, creative and steadfast spirit is our greatest gift to the church and to the world.

Become an Associate:

Franciscan Associates are lay women, men, and families who commit, through their varied lifestyles, to live Gospel values and share the spirit, charism and mission of the Franciscan Sisters of Little Falls, Minnesota.

Franciscan Community Volunteers:

The Franciscan Community Volunteer Program is a year of intentional community living for young adults ages 21-30, dedicated to serving and advocating on behalf of the underserved. This program is open to single men and women of any faith tradition.

Volunteer with the Sisters:

Join over 300 people in a wide variety of volunteer positions on St. Francis Campus in Little Falls, Minnesota.


We are very grateful to our donors for all the ways they partner with and help us further our mission to serve the poor and those on the margins of society. These pages explain how you can become a donor to the Franciscan Sisters of Little Falls, MN.


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The Franciscan Sisters of Little Falls, Minnesota, is a community of Catholic women religious who follow the Gospel of Jesus Christ, walking in the footsteps of Saints Francis and Clare of Assisi. We believe that the living of a poor, simple and prayerful community life is a ministry of presence and witness. Our doors are open to the public to celebrate Mass in Sacred Heart Chapel and to benefit from the St. Francis Music Center and St. Francis Health & Recreation Center.  We welcome those who wish to join us as sisters, associates, volunteers, transfer sisters, friends and donors.

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