Cardinal Bernardin New Leadership Award
Who inspires you? Nominate him or her for the Cardinal Bernardin New Leadership Award!
This award from the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops is given annually to a Catholic young adult between the ages of 18 and 30 who has demonstrated leadership in addressing the root causes of poverty and injustice in the United States.
The annual nomination deadline is July 31.
Janine Carreiro Organizes Communities to Fight Poverty
2010 Winner Janine Carreiro shares how her faith inspires her work with Brockton Interfaith Community (BIC), which successfully sought $4 billion to help troubled homeowners, allowing at least 3000 families in MA to be able to keep their homes.