FAN was one of several Catholic social advocacy groups to sign on to a letter to the Senate urging they oppose the nomination of Gina Haspel to be CIA Director. Read more here.
Saint Francis is attributed with saying, “Start by doing what's necessary; then do what's possible; and suddenly you are doing the impossible.”
How time flies! Ten years ago about 150 Franciscans and Franciscan hearted people gathered in Baltimore for a meeting which resulted in the creation of the Franciscan Action Network (FAN). FAN was commissioned to present a unified Franciscan voice for peace and justice in Washington, D.C. Since the early days, FAN has grown into a well-respected organization. Watch & share this video of some of our accomplishments.
Many FAN members and friends attended March for Our Lives Rallies all over the country on Saturday, March 24, 2018
FAN was invited to be part of a forum and symposium to discuss greater coordination and collaboration on caring for our common home.
FAN's Associate Director, Sr. Marie Lucey developed this resource for her community to use as a prayer service for Earth Day.
FAN was proud to take part in A.C.T. to End Racism rally in Washington, DC April 4th 2018. Click here to watch the call-to-action video featuring Patrick Carolan and Sr. Marie Lucey.
FAN is a proud partner of the National Council of Churches in the A.C.T. to End Racism Rally in Washington, D.C. April 4th
As a response to a wave of anti-Muslim flyers promoting “Punish a Muslim Day”, FAN released this statement.