A Love That Embraces Justice
In addition to working to meet the immediate needs of people living in poverty, the Daughters of Charity, “commit themselves to work for social transformation to change the unjust structures that cause poverty” (Constitutions, 24e). We focus on six key issue areas as we seek to embody Christ’s love, which St. Vincent de Paul reminds us, always embraces justice.
Our Key Issues
CARE OF EARTH: We work to protect and sustain Mother Earth on a local, national, and global level. read more »
HOMELESSNESS & INSECURE HOUSING: We work to ensure that all people have safe and humane living conditions. read more »
HUMAN TRAFFICKING: We affirm the sanctity of every human life and denounce all forms of human trafficking. read more »
IMMIGRATION: We promote policies and actions that welcome, protect, promote, and integrate migrants, refugees, and asylum seekers. read more »
RACISM: We work toward eradicating racism in ourselves, the communities we serve, and our country. read more »