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Catholic Extension in the News

June 2017
Latin American sisters in U.S. 'build bridges' during 'challenging time'
Article in Catholic News Service about Catholic Extension's Latin American Sisters' visit to Chicago

May 2017
First Graders Learn to Grow Their Generosity
Article in Chicago Catholic about First Grade Donors at Francis Xavier Warde School 

April 2017
Empowering Joyful Ministry
The U.S.-Latin American Sisters Exchange program profiled in Boston College's magazine

Catholic Extension's Story
Father Jack Wall's column in Chicago Catholic, newspaper of the Archdiocese of Chicago

Valley of Tears: Immigrants in California's Coachella Valley
Guest blog post by Joe Boland, vice president of mission, on Sojourners website

March 2017
Two saints’ feasts ‘can cure our amnesia’ on immigration

Guest blog post by Joe Boland, vice president of mission, for Catholic News Service

Extension launches #SisterSelfie during National Catholic Sisters Week
Story on Global Sisters Report

February 2017
Catholic Extension honors Texas first lady with Spirit of Francis Award

Catholic News Service story on Catholic Extension's award to Cecilia Abbott

New Mexico School a Beacon of Hope, Faith for Native American Youth
Catholic News Service story on a Catholic school principal supported by Catholic Extension

Lent Turns Digital
Catholic Extension's Lenten Digital Immersion Trip social media campaign featured in USA Today

January 2017
Former gang member heads national program to bring ‘invisibles’ into church
America magazine story on Jaime Torres and his Catholic Extension-funded program

Cardinal Sean O’Malley writes about his visit with Latin American Sisters
Catholic Extension initiative featured on Cardinal O'Malley's blog

Initiative helps Texas Catholic school survive, draw more Latino students
Catholic News Service story on Catholic Extension's Catholic Schools Sustainability Initiative