Poor Handmaids of Jesus (The Ancilli Domini Sisters)
Founded: 1851 by Catherine Kasper and companions
Purposes: Serving the poor, sick, unfortunate and children in hospitals and schools. Sisters also do domestic work for religious institutions.
Habit: Black serge habit with pleats, a black cincture around the waist from which hangs a rosary, a black veil pinned to a starched white coronet that buttons below the chin and a white linen collar (Source 1, page 2).