Center for Advocacy and Outreach
We welcome you to Columban mission in a variety of ways, including internships, volunteerism and exposure trips.
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Be transformed by living with and serving people and communities who are most vulnerable to social, economic and environmental injustices. Join us for five days, five months or a lifetime. Please contact Susan Gunn for more information about any of our CCAO missions.
- Action Alert: Ensure Clean Water for God’s Most Vulnerable People
- Action Alert to Support Water for the World Act of 2013
- President Obama announces plan to cut carbon, ask him to cut the pipeline!
- Grassroots Keystone Letter
Mission Through Their Eyes: CCAO Blog
Introducing the Spring 2015 Advocacy Interns
Sebastian Ramirez Migration Intern Hometown: Weston, Florida Studying: B. A. Political Science, American University I am looking forward to not only learning a unique and diverse skill set, but also advocated for the underrepresented migrant population on an issue that …
Facing up to Climate Change: Catholic Response to the United Nations Talks in Lima
“Creation is a gift, it is a wonderful gift that God has given us, so that we care for it and we use it for the benefit of all, always with great respect and gratitude…. Safeguard Creation. Because if we …
The Church Condemns Torture, Urges Support for the Victims and Their Families
“Torturing people is a mortal sin. It’s a very serious sin. I repeat the firm condemnation of every form of torture and invite all Christians to engage and collaborate in abolishing torture and to support victims and their families.” – …
One Family Under God
Although we have taken down our nativity sets and our trees, we Christians carry on the spirit of the Christmas season which will culminate on the feast of Epiphany on January 6. On this day, we celebrate visit of the …