Catholics In Action is the Diocese's annual service learning program. This year's offerings include the traditional youth program and a new program for families.
WANT TO HOST EITHER CIA IN YOUR AREA?
If you would like to esplore having either of these programs in your area in Summer 2017, the two documents below can help you get started. First, check out the Responsibilities document to seee what the local host and the diocese provides. Then download and complete the RFP document and submit it by October . If youi need assistance, don['t hesitate to contact Barb Butterworth or Don Boucher in the Office of Faith Formation.
The inforomation you provide in the RFP is only a beginning. Once proposals are reviewed, someone from the CIA team will contact you, possibly to set up an actual site visit. The plan is to select dates and locations for 2017 by November 15.
Catholics in Action brings nearly 100 Catholic youth (incoming freshman through graduating seniors) and their adult leaders together for three days of service, prayer, learning and fun.
2017 dates and locations for all CIA's will be available soon.
Catholics in Action - Family Style provides families with the opportunity to get away together as a family and serve those in need. The program includes family time, service days, times to learn and pray together as a family and with other families, and communal meals.