Center for Advocacy and Outreach
We welcome you to Columban mission in a variety of ways, including internships, volunteerism and exposure trips.
Click on the links to the right to find information tailored to your interests!
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 Scott Wright for more information about any of our CCAO missions.
- 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
- Urgent Calls needed to protect border communities from a border “surge”
Mission Through Their Eyes: CCAO Blog
Introducing Mohamed Samir, CCAO Peace and Conflict Intern
Hometown: Cairo, Egypt School: American University Major: Political Science What I most look forward to at this internship: Fighting injustices all over the world and improving lives of impoverished people in the American Society. In every religion, the main purpose …
Sochi’s “Zero Waste” Event
After winning the Olympic bid in 2007, the Russian Federation promised that the games would be a “zero waste” event. It’s no secret that Russia hasn’t kept its promise. There have been countless news reports: nearly 50 energy plants constructed …
Introducing Angie Garvey, CCAO Environmental Justice Intern
Hometown: Germantown Major: Government & Spanish Language What I am Most Looking Forward to: developing a better understanding of what it means to care for God’s creation When I look to apply the Catholic Social Teaching, I look first to …
New E-Advocacy Initiative
This month the Columban Center for Advocacy and Outreach (CCAO) will launch its new E-Advocacy initiative. We hope this new technology will strengthen our capacity to work with Columban supporters and enable us, together with you, to advocate on behalf …