This Commission serves to awaken parishioners to injustice and to engage them in concrete actions that can transform unfair structures into ones more balanced towards compassion and care for all humankind.
-Mission Statement of Justice and Outreach Commission
The Commission meets bimonthly to discuss, coordinate, grow and strategize the outreach efforts of the parish. The Commission is led by Claire Dale and Nancy Denton and consists of about 18 members. Working Groups include Mitzvah Day, Fair Trade, Just Faith, Fair Trade, CCOP, Operation Rice Bowl, CCOP and Justice for Immigrants. A Resurrection School teacher sits on the Commission to facilitate the coordination of justice activities.
Membership on the Commission is open to those who are willing to commit to attend meetings and assist at Commission sponsored parish programs. Membership in a working group is open to anyone interested in those activities.