Global friendship – 1000 youths from 18 countries in Krakow for a movement of peace

Youth come together from 18 different countries for three days in Krakow. More than 1000 youths gathered to share and reflect the weekend together. Hearing testimony from Holocaust survivor, Lidia as well as from Marco Impagliazzo, President of Sant’Egidio. Youth visited Auschwitz and Birkenau Camps to remember those who were killed and show that history […]

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My Song Without Words

As a fundraiser in honor of the Community of Sant’Egidio, the Church of St. Ignatius Loyola is offering a concert on March 21. It will be a wonderful evening with the prestigious pianist Mark Markham, a cocktail hour, and some sharing about the Community’s recent work. All the evening’s proceeds will benefit the Community’s projects […]

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At our Christmas Table

Also this year the Community of Sant’Egidio in the US celebrated Christmas with many elderly and homeless friends, with people who are alone and sick. A large family of different people from many different avenues gathered to joyfully celebrate Jesus’ coming among us. A tradition that repeats every year becoming more and more a larger […]

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Statement of the Community of Sant’Egidio on the Separation of Migrant Children from their Parents

We the Community of Sant’Egidio, a lay movement of the Catholic Church, support the end to the policy of separating migrant children from their parents and urgently call for the reunification of all families already separated at the United States border. We are deeply saddened and concerned for the lives of these children, and all […]

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