St. Louise de Marillac was born on August 12, 1591.  Widowed early by a relatively rich man leaving her with an only son, she came under the influence of St. Vincentde Paul with whom she shared the same burning love for God and the poor.  Eventually, she was commissioned by St. Vincent to take charge of the first batch of the 12 Daughters of Charity.  In this capacity, she was given the authority to draw up the rules for the company and brought to reality St. Vincent's desire to keep the Sisters out of the standard requirements of enclosure as he exhorted them, thus, St. Louise died on March 15, 1660.  In recognittion of her ardent zeal to serve the poor, she henceforth became the patroness of Christian social workers and the (D.C.) Daughters of Charity. Continues the work left by St. Louise de Marillac, the D.C. sisters built a community where they can ehlp the poor by giving them some knowledge in an affordable way, from there the SLMES was discovered and get starter.  There are many Daughters of Chairyt Schools in the Philippines handling Saint Louise de Marillac Educational System and one of these D.C. schools in (SHC) Sacred Heart College, which is managed by nuns.  many students don't know much about the "sister school" of their own institution and how many D.C. schools are there.

          Saint Louise de Marillac Educational System consist of some catholic schools namely: from Bicol Region in Tabacco City there is St. Louise de Marillac Schoo, in Naga City there is Universidad de Sta. Isabel, in sorsogon there is St. Antholy Academy in Gubat. St. Louise de Marillac School of Bulan, St. Louise de Marillac College of Sorsogon in Camarines Sur, there is St. Louise de Marillac of Pili, in Albay there is St. Louise de Marillac Alternative Learning Center (formerly Colegio de Sta. Louisa Libon, Albay) From NCR there is Asilo de San Vicente de Paul in Metro Manila; Immaculate Heart of Mary College in Metro Manila, Sacred Heart College in Lucena City, San Juan de Dios Educational Foundation, Inc. in Metro manila, and Sta. Isabel College in Metro Manila also.  Also from Eastern Visayas Region there is Asilo de la Milagrosa in Cebu City.  Colegio de la Immanculada Conception in Gororgo Avenue, Cebu City, Colegio de la Immaculada Conception in Tipolo, Mandaue City in Cebu, St. Louise de Marillac College of Bogo in Cebu, St.Martin de Torress Academy in Daanbayan also in Cebu and Colegio de San Francisco javier in Palompon Leyte.  And lastly from Western Visayas there is Asilo de Molo in Iloilo City,Colegio de San Jose in Iloilo City, Colegio de Sagrado Corazon de Jesus in Iloilo City, St. Louise de Marillac School of Miag-ao also in Iloilo, and St. Anthony College of Roxas City in Capis.


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