Manila – The Servants of Charity and the Daughters of Saint Mary of Providence joined in celebrating the 50th Anniversary of Religious Life of Sr. Arlene Riccio, Superior of the DSMPs in the Philippines. Sr. Arlene, an American sister from Philadelphia, has been assigned to the Philippines for the past fifteen years. The celebration was held August 22nd, Queenship of Mary. The Holy Mass was presided by the Bishop of the Diocese, Most Rev. Antonio Tobias. It was followed by a banquet and program at the Parish Hall where different dances and songs were performed for the celebrant. Around two hundred attended the event. Congratulations Sr. Arlene, thank you for teaching us how to persevere in our vocation and mission.