Posts Tagged ‘Franciscan’

SoCal Gas Supports SFC Youth Camp Program with Special Event!

June 13th, 2016 by Charmaine
 Lacewell

On Monday, almost 50 employees from SoCal Gas participated in a special volunteer event on site hosted by the Pipeline Integrity Team at the SoCal Gas Tower in Downtown Los Angeles in support of our Youth Summer Camp Program. Not only did SoCal’s employees raise funds to help us reach our goal of sending 330 […]

Lenten Reflections 2016

February 10th, 2016 by Charmaine
 Lacewell

February 10, 2016 • Pope Francis announced the start of an extraordinary Holy Year of Mercy in December, saying he wants to make it evident that the Church’s mission is to be a witness of compassion. Then in January in his annual message to kickoff the upcoming 40-day Lenten season, he calls on us to, “Overcome our […]

Meet the talented winners of SFC’s first art contest!

February 3rd, 2016 by Charmaine
 Lacewell

February 3, 2016 • Last month SFC held its first art contest for guests who utilize our programs. We believe by giving our guests the means and opportunity to share their artistic gifts, we are restoring hope needed to lead to positive change. Meet the winners: This is the Homeless Art Winner, Rubeny Lipania. He chose […]

SFC Congratulates Newly Elected Franciscan Friars Leaders!

January 27th, 2016 by Charmaine
 Lacewell

January 27, 2016 • SFC congratulates Fr. David Gaa, Order of Friars Minor (OFM), the new provincial minister of the Franciscan Friars of the St. Barbara Province, which comprises 165 friars in the western United States. The Franciscan friars are members of the Order of Friars Minor, the Catholic religious community founded by St. Francis of Assisi in 1209. The […]