IFAM: Ignatian Family Advocacy Month

Learn, Pray & Act for Justice

Join the Ignatian family in learning about and advocating for justice. Help us continue to lift up the call for humane comprehensive immigration reform, fair minimum wage, and access to food!

WHEN: February 2014
WHERE: Your home community
WHY: To advocate for peace & justice as one Ignatian family!

Join IFAM 2014

Learn

Educate yourself & your community on our IFAM legislative priorities: comprehensive immigration reform, fair minimum wage, and access to food. START LEARNING

Pray

Join the Ignatian & Catholic family in communal prayer for change. START PRAYING

Act

Engage your community & legislators through in-district meetings, letter/phone writing campaigns, and prayer/education events. TAKE ACTION

Spread the Word

Sign Up & Report Back

Signing up for IFAM 2014 will help us keep you in the loop & track how people are engaging. Use the report back form to let us know how your legislators responded to your in-district advocacy meetings. This info will be shared with advocacy partners in DC.

Share #IFAM14

1. Post photos & announcements to Twitter & Facebook using #IFAM14

2. Join the Thunderclap. Coming soon.

   
Rockhurst University students in advocacy meeting with Sen. McCaskill's staff

Ignatian Family Advocacy Month reaches over 171 U.S. Congressional Offices

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Ignatian Family Advocacy Month (IFAM), a national advocacy effort of the Ignatian Solidarity Network in partnership with the U.S. Jesuit Conference, inspired hundreds of advocates from Jesuit universities, high schools, parishes, and ministries to engage in legislative advocacy on three priority issues: humane comprehensive immigration reform, the fair minimum wage act, and protecting the SNAP program.
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Hundreds Advocate During Ignatian Family Advocacy Month

Ignatian Family Advocacy Month (IFAM), a national advocacy effort of the Ignatian Solidarity Network inspired hundreds of advocates from Jesuit universities, high schools, and parishes to engage in legislative advocacy on three priority issues: sustainable environmental practices, humane comprehensive immigration reform, and protecting those impacted by economic poverty in the U.S.

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