Canadian Jesuits International

is the international solidarity agency of the Jesuits of Canada that supports poor and marginalized people in Africa, Asia and Latin America in their struggle for a more just society through the work of Jesuits and other partners. We also carry out education and advocacy in Canada on international social justice and global solidarity.

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News and events

Donor Relations Coordinator — Deadline for Application: April 28

Canadian Jesuits International (CJI) seeks a highly motivated, dynamic Fundraising Professional to join our small but highly committed team. This is a key role within the organization and offers opportunities for professional growth.

Save the date: Tues, April 18, 12 p.m. (ET)

Fr Julius Kujur SJ, Director of Jesu Ashram, and Jenny Cafiso, Executive Director of Canadian Jesuits International, will go live from Darjeeling, India, to share updates from Jesu Ashram.

Ukraine: What does hope look like?

As the war in Ukraine enters its second year, Jesuit Refugee Service (JRS) shares the stories of Ukrainians who cling to the hope that peace will eventually come and that a better future awaits them.

Refugees and migrants need the support and commitment of the international community

Canadian Jesuits International and other Jesuit organizations have issued a statement urging the the international community to respond to the Venezuelan humanitarian crisis.

International Programs

India - Jesu Ashram

Provides free medical treatment and care to destitute sick people, especially those living with leprosy, tuberculosis or HIV/AIDS.

South Sudan – Education Program

Provides meals and other essential items to 1300 children suffering from war and displacement in their country in a safe environment.

Pan-Amazon Initiative

Raises awareness about ecological and social justice issues and promotes intercultural and bilingual education in the Amazon region.


Community engagement

Bringing awareness to the social justice work of our Jesuit partners in the Global South.

Youth for others

The school outreach program of CJI.


Speaking up for the communities we work with.

Your voices

A blog by friends of CJI on their experiences of involvement.

Reflection: Solidarity in a COVID-19 World
By Baljot Rai

“Solidarity” is defined as unity or agreement, especially amongst people with similar interests. However, over the past year and a half, we have learned that solidarity is much more than a common interest: it is essential ....


Your legacy, their future.

Planned giving.

Our donors speak

Through organizations like CJI, I can be part of the global mission of the Society of Jesus.
Sarah Greenwood

Sarah Greenwood

Regina, SK
When I was a teenager, my mother would collect money from women at the parish and send it to a Jesuit in India -- that was my inspiration. By supporting the work of CJI, I get to continue my mother's legacy and meet some of the Jesuits at their events. This has given me further inspiration and pleasure.


I support CJI and their partners because I trust them to use my donations wisely.

Jane Davidson

Bluewater, ON