Dare to Care!

Dare to Care - April 26th 2024

In this week's Dare to Care join the Dismantling Racism Committee in the third and final in a series of questions in a “Racial Examination of Conscience” written by Mark Schmidt and learn about Bill 41, Protection from Coerced Debts, and how a bill becomes a law in Ontario.

Dare to Care - April 19th 2024

In this week's Dare to Care grab Sister Theresa Dougherty's Earth Day Prayer and join us in prayer for our planet and all who inhabit it and check out the rest of this week's Dare to Care!

Dare to Care - April 12th 2024

In this week's Dare to Care attend the final webinar in the AEHT series about the link between human trafficking and forced migration, and join the Dismantling Racism Committee in a “Racial Examination of Conscience” written by Mark Schmidt, director of the Respect Life/Social Justice Office of the Archdiocese of Dubuque.

Dare to Care - April 5th 2024

In this week's Dare to Care hear from the Haiti Collaboration Committee, and read Ending Human Trafficking: Alliance newsletter!

Dare to Care - March 22nd 2024

In this week's Dare to Care learn about Sister Judy Bourg's work near the border in Arizona, take Voter Voice actions and more!

Dare to Care - March 15th 2024

This week there is much to learn and do as you Dare to Care! From energy transition in Canada and Pope Francis's Lenten Message to Voter Voice actions and our ending human trafficking social media campaign... let's go!

Dare to Care - March 8th 2024

This week learn about forced labor in Canadian supply chains and how AI can be used to help combat climate change.

Dare to Care - March 1st 2024

This week find out about recent actions on H.R. 5856 and an upcoming webinar on immigration court and children's court. Read about the Land Return Movement and an update on our Beyond Borders partnership.

Dare to Care -February 23rd 2024

This week learn about a new resource guide on combating human trafficking, listen to an interview with Camille Dungy, author of Soil: The Story of a Black Mother's Garden and register for “How Immigration Courts Can Protect Vulnerable Children from Trafficking”, the second in the trilogy of webinars by the Alliance to End Human Trafficking (AEHT) and the National Advocacy Center (NAC).

Dare to Care - February 16th 2024

This week learn about National Human Trafficking Day in Canada, enter our Prayer Room for Peace and check out our stats, and look back at the role of religion in the 2020 US presidential election.

Dare to Care - February 2nd 2024

It is time to apply to the Gospel Fund of the Atlantic-Midwest Province which assists in the financing of projects whose goals are consistent with the SSND congregational mandate to reverence all creation and make the concerns of the poor our own. The maximum amount granted to any one project is $5,000 in a fiscal year.

Dare to Care - January 12th 2024

This week join the EHT and JFI committees on January 23 at 7:00 pm to explore the intersection of human trafficking and forced migration, read the January Shalom News North America, and educate yourself on after-Christmas bargains and forced labor in the supply chain.

Dare to Care - January 5th 2024

This week the Dismantling Racism Committee invites you to read The Inconvenient Indian by Thomas King, also mark your calendar #WearBlueDay for National Human Trafficking Awareness on January 11 and be sure to read our monthly instrument of hope, formation, and action concerning priority matters of social justice, Shalom News North America.

Dare to Care - December 15th 2023

This week learn about The Manifest Modernization Act, introduced November 2, will impact trading in goods produced by forced labor and watch a new video series, "God's Creation Needs You", featuring six Catholic communities engaged in climate action.

Dare to Care - November 17th 2023

This week in Dare to Care we invite you to watch the film "Doctrine of Discovery", to read "A Dream Deferred" by Associate Delores A. Moore, to learn more about Black History Month, how what you eat affects the climate and read the reflection by S. Michelle Loise on migrant workers.

Dare to Care - November 10th 2023

This week in Dare to Care take part in two webinars on violence in the middle east and asylum seekers, learn about Native American Heritage Month and our disappearing sea ice.

Dare to Care - November 3rd 2023

This week in Dare to Care open the November issue of Shalom News North America, also read this month's Shalom Solidarity Reflection and join a webinar on Nov 6th, by Dr. Mary McGann, RSCJ on "The Contribution of Plant-Based Eating to Greater Food Justice".

Dare to Care - October 27th 2023

In this weeks Dare to Care, take action to call for peace in the middle east, join Pope Francis in a world day of prayer, fasting and pentience on Oct 27th and add to your prayers the hope that Pope Francis will recognize the canonization of Mother Mary Lange, Fr Augustus Tolton, Mother Henriette DeLille, Mr. Pierre Toussaint, Ms. Julia Greeley, and Sr Thea Bowman to Sainthood.

Dare to Care - October 17th 2023

This week view a dialogue from Georgetown University on Laudate Deum, learn about an historic new law in Maine regarding Human Trafficking, review a book list from the Dismantling Racism committee and take action using Voter Voice for Peace.