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...
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...
Take Action for our Mother Earth

Take Action for our Mother Earth

As followers of St. Francis, the patron of ecology, we hold a special concern in our hearts for our Mother Earth. At Franciscan Action Network, we are dedicated to preserving and protecting all of God’s beautiful creation through our work advocating for policies...
Special Screening of “Youth vs Gov”

Special Screening of “Youth vs Gov”

As Franciscan-hearted people of faith, we care about the integrity of creation and climate justice for future generations. The film YOUTH v GOV follows 21 young Americans suing the world’s most powerful government to protect their constitutional rights to a stable...
Encounter for our Common Home

Encounter for our Common Home

We are excited to announce our participation in Encounter for Our Common Home, a new national campaign for climate solutions. This Spring, join Franciscan Action Network and people of faith across the country for this weeks-long U.S. Catholic training and advocacy...
FAN Staff will Plunge Again in 2022

FAN Staff will Plunge Again in 2022

The staff of the Franciscan Action Network has once again committed to join our partners at Chesapeake Climate Action Network (CCAN) to jump into the icy waters for the 2022 Virtual Polar Bear Plunge. CCAN has been recognized as “the best regional climate organization...