Administrative Units

2017 -

Regional Superior: Rev Sr Vinola Iniyappanavar

Regional Councillors : Sr Edilburga Monteiro

                                  Sr Leena Mathias

                                  Sr Vinitha Martis

                                  Sr Lavina Rodrigues

2011 - 2017

Regional Superior : Sr Veena Mascarenhas

Regional Councillors : Sr Edilburga Monteiro

                                  Sr Sunitha Catherine Vas 

                                  Sr Nirmala Rodrigues

                                  Sr Vinola Iniappanavar


On June 14, 2004 10 Sisters landed in African soil in the Diocese of Same, Tanzania. Sisters take care of the orphans, educate the children and youth and impart faith formation in parishes and schools of the place. Sisters serve in three dioceses namely Same Nairobi and Dar es Salaam. The strength of the mission is 34 Sisters living in 7 communities.  The Mission has an independent formation house with 29 formees and 16 local Sisters.

Ursuline Franciscan Sisters arrival in Same, Tanzania: June 14, 2004

Pioneers: Srs Edilburga Monteiro, Victoria Serrao, Irene D’Souza, Jacintha Cutinha, Rosin Noronha, Leena Mathias, Irene Reema D’Souza, Nirmala Rodrigues, Asumpta Mangali, Vinitha Martis.


Generalate, 'Somarpann', Derlakatte
P.O., 575 018, Dakshina Kannada, India.
Phone: 0091 - 824 - 2202803
Fax: 0091 - 824 - 2203194