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Mary's Pence board and staff on stage with the award for Responsive Philanthropy.

Mary’s Pence Wins Award for Responsive Philanthropy

It is an honor to be recognized as a responsive funder during a moment when women and other marginalized people are facing tremendous struggles. Mary’s Pence is committed to supporting women who have experienced injustice.

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Events

School of the Americas Border Encuentro

November 16-18, 2018
Nogales, Arizona/Mexico

Join Mary’s Pence at the SOA border encuentro for the third year. Staff will be attending the vigil at Eloy Detention Center, and will also have an exhibit booth available at the border. See you there!

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Two women standing in front of the Mary's Pence exhibit booth.

Events

Call To Action

November 8-11, 2018
San Antonio, Texas

November 8-11, 2018
San Antonio, Texas

This year’s theme is “Santuario, Resistencia, Sacramento (Sanctuary, Resistance, Sacrament).” And many of the keynote speakers and breakout presenters will focus on topics important to Mary’s Pence including women’s and immigrant rights.

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Events

St. Paul Art Crawl

October 12-14, 2018
St. Paul, Minnesota

Stop in to see beautiful handcrafted metalwork plaques, scarves hand-dyed in indigo, and other artisan crafts made by women participants in the ESPERA community lending program.

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Events

MINN Idea Summit

Friday, September 28, 2018
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Join Mary’s Pence at the MINN Idea Summit, a full-day conference offering international development practitioners, global innovators, and local organizations a forum to connect, share, and learn. This year Angela Bruce-Raeburn will give the keynote address on Race, Gender and Leadership in Global Development.

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Announcements

Social Justice Reading List 2018

In a moment where our attention is being pulled by the trauma of so many communities it is a radical act to keep paying attention. And we think the insight from each of these books helps us walk in truer solidarity.

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Events

Vets For Peace Annual Convention

August 22-26, 2018
St. Paul, Minnesota

The theme for the 33rd annual convention is Reclaim Armistice Day. The week will be filled with amazing workshops, community, discussions, music and art. Make sure to stop by the Mary’s Pence booth!

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Photograph of three woman standing at a Mary's Pence exhibit booth. Two women are wearing Mary's Pence t-shirts.

Events

LCWR Assembly – Reception for the Sisters

Thursday, August 9, 6-8pm
St. Louis, Missouri

Please join us for a wine and cheese reception at the LCWR Assembly in gratitude to the sisters who have supported Mary’s Pence. We will be celebrating 10 years of the ESPERA program!

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Photograph of Mary's Pence executive director Katherine Wojtan and another staff member laughing as they pose with a life-size cut out of Pope Francis.

Events

Association of US Catholic Priests Assembly

June 25-28, 2018
Albuquerque, New Mexico

Mary’s Pence will be attending and exhibiting at the Association of US Catholic Priests Assembly, The Church in a Post-Modern World: Spirituality and Ministry in a Secular Age. Make sure you stop by our booth and say hello!

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Photograph of LGBTQ+ Pride Flag waving against a clear blue sky.

Events

Twin Cities Pride Festival

June 23 and 24, 2018
Minneapolis, Minnesota

The Twin Cities Pride Festival is a two day celebration of the LGBTQ+ community! Mary’s Pence will be one of over 400 exhibitor booths. Plus there will be food vendors and free music performances among other great entertainment. All LGBTQ+ people and allies are welcome.

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Events

Will Mary’s Pence Fund Your Social Justice Project?

Wednesday, June 13, 1pm CST
Teleconference

Join us for an hour long teleconference to learn how to apply for a grant from Mary’s Pence. We will present about our grant criteria and application process, and we’ll have time to answer questions.

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