Franciscans for the Poor
A place for volunteers to experience service, simplicity and spirituality in a community environment.
Franciscan Ministries Mission Statement
Inspired and energized by the example of Frances Schervier, we create caring relationships through a healing presence that fosters dignity in the people we serve.
Values: INTEGRITY, COMPASSION, EMPOWERMENT, COLLABORATION
How do we do this?
- We strive to welcome all of our participants where they are
- We emphasize the spirituality of St Francis and St Clare and focus on simple, community living
- We challenge participants to walk through the week with their eyes and hearts open – ready to serve and be served
- When you are with us, you are our family
- Participants spend their days in service and their evenings in play, in prayer, and in community