The Ignatian Solidarity Network is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2024 Robert M. Holstein Faith Doing Justice Award—Fr. Fred Kammer, S.J., and Vince and Robyn Caponi. All three awardees will be honored at ISN’s annual award event, Ignite: A Celebration of Justice, to be held this year at Xavier High School in New York City on May 1, 2024. 

Jordan Denari Duffner and Miriam Uribe - Moira O'Donnell Emerging Leader for Justice Award

In partnership with the family of Moira Erin O’Donnell, the Ignatian Solidarity Network announces the 2024 recipients of the Moira Erin O’Donnell Emerging Leaders for Justice Award: Jordan Denari Duffner (Georgetown University ’13) and Miriam Uribe (University of San Francisco ‘17). 

The Jesuit school and parish in Seattle gathered for a program focused on the Ignatian Family Teach-In for Justice centered around intergenerational advocacy—teaming the energy and passion of youth with the resources and knowledge of adults.

ISN’s Catholic Ethical Purchasing Alliance spent a week in Mexico with a U.S. Jesuit network delegation, visiting operations and production facilities and coffee shops, all run by Capeltic—an organic, farmer-owned coffee cooperative supported by the Jesuits in Chiapas, Mexico.

Jesuit Superior General Arturo Sosa

“Let us all unite in building a future full of hope,” said Jesuit Superior General Father Arturo Sosa in a message released for the 2024 World Day of Social Justice.

The Undocu Network Summit is the annual gathering of students and young alumni of Jesuit and Catholic colleges and universities who are directly impacted by migration justice issues.

In October of 2023, ISN’s Undocu Network sent an official delegation to the annual Ignatian Family Teach-In for Justice. Delegates hosted a breakout session and facilitated an advocacy visit to Capitol Hill, speaking to Wisconsin Senator Tammy Baldwin’s office about humane migration reform and the lived realities of migration policy in the U.S.

In January, members of ISN’s Undocu Network gathered in Morristown, NJ for the 3rd annual Undocu Network Summit. The Undocu Network is led by and serves students and young alumni of Jesuit and other Catholic universities who are undocumented, who hold temporary immigration statuses, or who are from mixed-status families.

Nearly three hundred students from Jesuit high schools, colleges and universities, and parishes from across the country gathered for the Ignatian Mass for Life at St. Aloysius Church on the Gonzaga College High School campus.

The Ignatian Solidarity Network joined fifty Catholic organizations to express opposition to reported immigration proposals negotiated as part of the Biden administration’s supplemental budget request.

Ignatian Solidarity Network Recognized by Duke University Divinity School

The Ignatian Solidarity Network has been recognized as a Traditioned Innovation Award winner by Duke University’s Divinity School Leadership and Education Initiative.

Boundless and Beloved: 2023 Ignatian Family Teach-In for Justice

From October 28-30, 2023 in Washington, D.C., more than 1,900 individuals gathered for the Ignatian Solidarity Network’s 26th annual Ignatian Family Teach-In for Justice (IFTJ).

Laudate Deum is an apostolic exhortation written by Pope Francis eight years after his groundbreaking encyclical Laudato Si’: On Care for our Common Home. 

Faith Communities Mobilize Across the Country on World Day Against the Death Penalty 2023

Faith communities across the United States are joining hands to observe the annual World Day Against the Death Penalty on October 10.

Catholic Ethical Purchasing Alliance Hosts Immersion at Ethical Textile Production Cooperative

In August 2023, the Catholic Ethical Purchasing Alliance (CEPA) gathered institutional leaders from Catholic high schools and universities and secular workers rights organizations in Morganton, North Carolina at The Industrial Commons for a two-day immersion.