FAN Associate Director, Sr. Marie Lucey, has a nephew who is very involved in a school project in Nicaragua, Neighbors to Nicaragua, which is featured in this article from the Wilmington, DE News Journal.
In our ongoing efforts to support and advocate for immigrants and refugees, we offer this information on Pope Francis' Share the Journey Campaign
This Giving Tuesday, FAN is participating in a uniquely Franciscan way. Click here to learn about our #LiveSimplyGiveSimply campaign.
Each human trafficking story is unique, but one commoon thread they share is the presence of a vulnerability which is exploited. Click here for some resources compiled by U.S. Catholic Sisters Against Human Trafficking.
FAN has been working with Sultan and the Saint producers at Unity Productions Foundation to coordinate 500 broadcast viewing parties of the film when it is shown on PBS this December. Click here for more information
On this feast day of our patron, St. Francis, we invite you to watch a Transitus refection video our Associate Director, Sr. Marie Lucey gave at the Franciscan Monastery of the Holy Land.
As a action to promote International Peace Day, the FAN staff would like to offer this video encouraging people to contact their elected officials and voice support for the Treaty for the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons.
David Couturier, OFM Cap. offered a presentation recently titled, "DACA and the Deportation of DREAMers: A Franciscan Ethical Perspective" which we offer for download here.