The exploitation of persons--for labor or sexual purposes--is the third largest illegal “business” after drug and arms trafficking. Estimates of victims are hard to accurately collect, so FAN is building imperative public awareness.
FAN is proud to have a large membership of Franciscans in the Seattle/Tacoma, Washington area who are very active in the protests of the Northwest Detention Center. Please read here about their upcoming vigil.
FAN's Peacekeeping efforts bring us toward many conversations and concerns surrounding nuclear weapons. This article reveals how U.S. inaction puts a world-wide treaty at risk.
FAN Friend, David B. Couturier recently sent us a new article he wrote focusing on young adults he calls the "mosaic Generation" and our relationship to stuff.
Franciscans from all over the state got together in Hartford, Connecticut last weekend to promote and advocate for Climate Justice.
Rally to welcome home the Fast for Families bus Tour in Washington, D.C. was a huge success thanks in part to you!
Franciscan Earth Corps, New York is happy to announce plans for a retreat geared to young adults, ages 18-35 to take place June 7th, 2014 in Garrison, NY.
FAN's ED, Patrick Carolan spoke at Columbia University on March 4th on the inter-connectedness of Immigration Reform, Human Trafficking and Climate Change.
FAN along with thirty-eight national good government, civil rights, environmental, and labor organizations released the following statement today in response to the Supreme Court’s decision in McCutcheon v. FEC.