Missionaries who have served with FOCUS, the Fellowship of Catholic University Students, often find it difficult after they end their time on campus to find a community with shared Catholic values. At times, these departing and transitioning FOCUS missionaries and staff experience challenges as they move from campus into new workplaces, new parishes and new situations with family and friends.
Lisa Hess shares a resource for parents of teens and young adults. Zooming in on the end of high school and beyond, “Grown and Flown” reaches out to the parents of kids who have one foot in high school and the other foot in the college pool.
Niagara University announced recently that it has received a $1 million gift from the Eastern Province of the Congregation of the Mission, which will be used to establish an endowed scholarship fund.
Editor’s note: I’d like to thank Alison Cooper Chisolm and Anna Ivey, Authors of How to Prepare a Standout College Application for their…