Major endowment will help expand the College’s academic and outreach mission
Vancouver, BC – February 5, 2016. Saint Mark’s College at UBC is pleased to announce that the Sisters of Saint Ann have contributed $3 million to the College to establish the Marie Anne Blondin Chair in Theology. The endowment represents the largest in the College’s history, and also one of the largest gifts received by a Catholic theological college in BC.
The Sisters of Saint Ann is a congregation of women religious founded in Vaudreuil, Quebec, in 1850. The Endowed Chair memorializes the Congregation’s founder, Marie Esther Blondin, now Blessed Marie Anne Blondin. Full News Release