The Institute of the Blessed Virgin Mary (IBVM) is a worldwide religious community of vowed Catholic women dedicated to serving God by responding to the needs of God’s people.

We Commit Our Energies and Resources To:
  • Promoting the dignity and liberation of all, particularly of women and children
  • Challenging unjust systems and structures
  • Standing with those on the edges of society
  • Showing reverent care for the earth and all creation
  • Living as a multi-cultural, international Institute, acting as one body, with one Mission

Learn more abut the IBVM in the United States by exploring the following pages: