This content rich, two-day training is focused on strategic program management and capacity development topics. The curriculum will include planning for “on the horizon” issues such as possible administrative relief reforms by The White House along with elements of CLINIC’s highly praised Immigration Program Management training, expanded for more advanced learning opportunities.
Most Reverend Martin Holley, Auxiliary Bishop of the Archdiocese of Washington, and Most Reverend Edgar da Cunha, Bishop of Fall River, Massachusetts were elected to the CLINIC board of directors during the General Assembly of U.S. Bishops. Read the article. November 11, 2014
Allison Posner, CLINIC Director of Advocacy, tackles the topic of U.S. immigration policy and the steps University of Maryland students can take to make a difference: “We are a country of immigrants. We are immigrants and immigrants are us. It’s not a problem that is going to go away, and it’s a great time to get involved to really make an impact.” Read the article. October 30, 2014
Senators announce that 13 Maryland organizations will receive grants from the U.S. Department of Justice’s Office on Violence Against Women. CLINIC will be funded to build the capacity of community-based organizations assisting victims of domestic abuse. Read the article. October 30, 2014
“You will be enriched in every way for your great generosity…”
-2 Corinthians 9:11
At CLINIC, our ministry builds stronger communities by supporting immigrant integration. We are called to generously welcome immigrants and your support helps to sustain our life-giving services and create change.
On the run-up to today’s Election Day, much has been said about the importance of the teaching document Forming Consciences for Faithful Citizenship: A Call to Political Responsibility from the Catholic Bishops of the United States. In it, the U.S. bishops urge Catholics to form their consciences, to contribute to civil and respectful public dialogue, and to shape their choices in elections in the light of Catholic teaching.