Franciscan Earth Corps will be inviting young adults from the Newman Catholic Student Center at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill for an alternative Spring Break experience exploring the of Food Justice, Faith and Climate Change.
A start-up Franciscan Earth Corps group in Amelia Island/Yulee, Florida in Nassau County recently completed their first project with great success. One issue in the community is that there isn't public transportation. Many of the poor in the community have trouble getting to work.
This page will be updated regularly as information on events in Paris for COP21 becomes available.
The Franciscan Action Network signed on to a letter composed by members of the Washington Interfaith Staff Committee (WISC) thanking Pope Francis for his "clarity of vision" in the encyclical, "Laudato Si." The letter describes the WISC communities efforts to educate and advocate for those...