Sisters of Saint Joseph Benedict Cottolengo (SSJBC)

Unverified non-profit organisation

Cottolengo Sisters Community was founded in Italy – Turin in the year 1832 by St. Joseph Benedict Cottolengo. He started this congregation with aim of helping the poorest in need who are neglected and repugnant from the society. SSJBC’s mission is to witness the love of God the provident Father by uplifting the dignity of less fortunate people in the society. There are activities in Europe, Asia, Africa, North America and South America.


Year established


Organisation annual cash turnover (in US$ equivalent)

Less than 500,000

Further information

About this organisation

Partnership types

Advocacy of global issues

Regions / countries / territories

Europe: Italy

Global issues

Children, youth and family welfare; Community development; Disability issues; all (7)

Goods categories

Arts, crafts & toys; Books & audiovisual; Computer hardware & software; all (7)

Business sectors

Community and social services; Education and training; Personal care