Tag: Franciscan Action Network

Jan 27, 2022

About the Franciscan Action Network

The Franciscan Action Network, affiliated with Peace Church, is a dynamic community dedicated to promoting social justice and positive change. Inspired by the teachings of St. Francis of Assisi, we strive to address critical issues in our society, working towards a more inclusive and compassionate world.

Our Mission and Values

At Peace Church, we firmly believe that faith and action go hand in hand. Our mission is to actively engage in social justice efforts, addressing systemic inequalities and advocating for the marginalized. Through our partnership with the Franciscan Action Network, we seek to embody the values of compassion, respect, and solidarity.

Initiatives and Programs

We have established a range of initiatives and programs through the Franciscan Action Network to make a positive impact in our community and beyond:

Educational Campaigns and Workshops

Through workshops and educational campaigns, we aim to raise awareness and understanding of pressing social justice issues. Our sessions cover topics such as racial justice, environmental sustainability, and economic equality. By empowering individuals with knowledge, we strive to inspire collective action and meaningful change.

Advocacy and Legislative Action

The Franciscan Action Network actively engages in advocacy and legislative action to promote policies that align with our values. We work closely with lawmakers, community organizations, and partner institutions to champion causes such as affordable housing, access to healthcare, and immigration reform. By amplifying the voices of the marginalized, we strive to shape a more just and equitable society.

Community Outreach and Service

Through our community outreach programs, we provide support and resources to individuals in need. From organizing food drives and clothing donations to offering educational resources, we aim to address immediate needs while fostering a sense of community and solidarity. Together, we can make a difference in the lives of others.

Get Involved

Peace Church and the Franciscan Action Network welcome individuals who are passionate about social justice and want to actively contribute to positive change. Whether you are a seasoned advocate or just beginning your journey, there are various ways to get involved:

Volunteer Opportunities

Join our volunteer network and contribute your time and skills to our initiatives. From organizing events to supporting community projects, volunteers play a vital role in driving our mission forward. Together, we can create a lasting impact.

Attend Our Events

Stay informed about our upcoming events, workshops, and campaigns. By attending and participating, you engage in valuable discussions and contribute to the broader dialogue on social justice issues. Join us in creating a society built on compassion and equality.

Donate to Support Our Cause

If you are unable to contribute your time but still wish to help, consider making a donation to support our initiatives. Your financial support enables us to continue our work and expand our reach, making a real difference in the lives of those we serve.

Together We Can Make a Difference

At Peace Church and the Franciscan Action Network, we believe that everyone has a role to play in creating a more just and compassionate society. By standing together, we can challenge systemic injustices, promote equality, and foster a community built on love and solidarity. Join us in our mission to make a lasting impact.

Bhargav Marepally
Great initiative! The Franciscan Action Network is making a positive impact on social justice.
Nov 11, 2023