On May 28, two letters on different issues were sent to the U.S. government with signatures which included FAN.
Pentecost begins on June 1st. Please use these prayers and resources in your parishes and communities as a re-commitment to work for immigration reform.
The issue of human trafficking is not only global, and increasing, but goes largely unnoticed by the media unless there is a particularly horrendous event like the April 14th kidnapping of the Nigerian school girls. We are called to prayer and action on their behalf.
Franciscan Action Network is proud to announce a new young adult retreat titled "The Francis Effect."
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.