Social & Ecological Justice

Daughters Corporate Stance on the Environment

Heeding Pope Francis’ call in Laudato Si: Care for our Common Home as well as the 2030 United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals; the Daughters of Charity of the United States and Canada adopt a stance toward protecting and reviving the earth on a local, national, and global level. We will animate this stand by:

  • Educating ourselves on environmental issues affecting our local cities, North America and the World;
  • Fostering a consciousness of care for the environment within our local communities and ministries and implementing alternative behaviors whenever possible;
  • Participating in the Global Catholic Climate Movement and other partnerships to support changes in governmental, corporate and personal practices which impact the care of our “home”.
  • Supporting legislation that aims to protect the earth from further degradation and promotes environmentally friendly processes;
  • Praying that all people care for “Our Common Home” by living in solidarity with the Earth, its creatures and natural resources.


Daughters of Charity’s Corporate Stances Care of Earth Resources Social Justice Organizations Supported by the Province

the social justice link

The social justice link is a weekly newsletter that offers education and advocacy options on issues that impact persons living in poverty.