Many people who support the work of Canadian Jesuits International have become involved in outreach — in schools, parishes, visits to projects, public events, advocacy, volunteer work, fundraising and so on. "Your voices" is a forum for personal accounts by friends of CJI about what they have learned through their experiences of involvement. Their contributions and their sharing here are greatly appreciated. The "voices" below are ordered chronologically, beginning with the most recent:

 

When I was an undergraduate student at Campion College, I began to really connect with Ignatian spirituality and with the … Read more

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The Jesuits have always played an important part in my life. In  1963,  I  graduated  from Campion, a Jesuit high … Read more

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Students from St Bonaventure College

Recently, I had the privilege to travel to Ottawa with the Human Rights Initiative team of Saint Paul’s High School … Read more

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Leah Gazan speaks via Skype

Last February, 35 youth and young adults from across Canada gathered in Ottawa for an immersive, educational and practical symposium … Read more

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JUST Change Advocacy Symposium

Social justice has always been a part of my life even though I was not quite aware of it. I … Read more

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On Tuesday April 25th, 2017, students from Blessed Cardinal Newman participated in the Canadian Jesuits International’s fifth annual “Youth 4 … Read more

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Two teachers and eleven students from St Bonaventure’s College in St John’s, Newfoundland, travelled to Washington, DC, in November 2016 … Read more

Two teachers and eleven students from St Bonaventure’s College in St John’s, Newfoundland, travelled to Washington, DC, in November 2016 … Read more

Students at Bishop Allen Academy in Etobicoke, Toronto, raised an amazing $1,200.22 to assist refugees from Syria. They held bake … Read more

As a nursing graduate of St Louis University, Missouri, I met Tom Dooley MD, a former alumnus who spoke of … Read more

Twalumba!

Nine people travelled to Zambia for three weeks in 2008 on a Social Justice Educational Study Tour organized by CJI. … Read more

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During World Youth Day celebrations in 2002, three pilgrim priests from Togo were provided lodging at Prince of Peace School … Read more

Canadian Jesuits International is one organization dear to my heart. Its outreach is so wide I cannot fathom all of … Read more

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A dream come true

This letter from 90-year-old Diana Brand, a loyal CJI donor, recalls the beginnings of Gandhi Ashram, in Darjeeling, India:

Fr … Read more

Nine people travelled to Zambia for three weeks in 2008 on a Social Justice Educational Study Tour organized by CJI. … Read more

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