2022 Annual Gala Benefit

2022 Annual Gala Benefit

Please join the Franciscan Action Network for our annual gala on the evening of Thursday, October 6. Our theme will be “Peacebuilding in the Spirit of Sts. Francis and Clare,” and our speakers and honorees will include Margaret Carney, OSF (Sisters of St. Francis of...
Confronting Environmental Racism

Confronting Environmental Racism

From plastics to cosmetics, fashion, fertilizer, and more, petrochemicals are everywhere in our daily lives, seeping into our air, water, soil, food, and bloodstreams. As the transition from fossil fuels to renewable energy proceeds, many corporations are trying to...
St. Clare – An Example to Follow

St. Clare – An Example to Follow

St. Clare is known for her profound spirituality, life of prayer, and tender care for her sisters. She also engaged in the world in ways that were courageously peaceful, persistent, and egalitarian in an era when none of those were the norm in her society. As...
Plan Now to Celebrate the Season of Creation

Plan Now to Celebrate the Season of Creation

Each year from September 1 to October 4, the Christian family unites for a worldwide celebration of prayer and action to protect our common home. As followers of Christ from around the globe, we share a common call to care for creation. We invite you to consider...