FAN, as part of the Washington Interreligious Staff Community (WISC) has developed a toolkit for use by congregations, communities and faith groups to show their support for gun violence prevention legislation.
Nearly 300 Third Order Regular (TOR) Franciscans gathered in Milwaukee, Wisconsin June 17-20 to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Federation at its annual conference, titled “God’s Love & Mercy.”
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Contact: Jason Miller
FAN Director of Campaigns
Franciscans Heartbroken over Today's Supreme Court Decision in U.S. vs. Texas
With Father's Day coming this weekend, here are some resources for use to educate and advocate for immigrant fathers immorally detained or deported.
PRESS RELEASE: National Catholic Advocacy Organizations Release Statement Standing with our Muslim Brothers & Sisters Against Hate
Thirteen Catholic organizations based in Washington, DC have begun to explore ways to raise a more unified public Catholic voice based on real experiences. Concern about increasing attacks on U.S. Muslims caused the group to release this statement.
FAN along with other advocacy organizations and the Chairman of the Migration Services Committee at the US Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) released independent statements, each voicing displeasure over the intended upcoming immigrant deportation raids.
On May 11 in Stratford, CT, FAN staff collaborated with two other organizations to host a screening of the film, "Making a Killing: Guns, Greed and the NRA" produced by Brave New Films.