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Extension Magazine 
Catholic Extension has published Extension magazine since 1906 to share with our donors and friends the stories illustrating our mission. 

In the News

See how our many valued media partners are sharing the impact of Catholic Extension's mission 

Chicago Priests Pay Visit, Pledge Support To Migrant-Welcoming Texas Chapel That Could Be Lost To Planned Border Wall
Coverage of Catholic Extension-led immersion trip for pastors by CBS Chicago  

Students’ work for pocket change to create meaningful change for kids across the county
Segment from WGN in Chicago about a school in Chicago that participated in our parish partnership program 

Four Phila. priests tour ministry for poor in Virgin Islands
Placement of our monthly column by Dr. Tim Muldoon on Philadelphia Priest Immersion trip to the U.S. Virgin Islands

God breaks through walls
Article on Our Sunday Visitor about Catholic Extension support of prison ministry in Oklahoma
Segment on ABC7 in Chicago about Patrons of Puerto Rico
Catholic Extension's Vice President of Mission Joe Boland on Relevant Radio speaking about Patrons of Puerto Rico 
Article in America Magazine about Patrons of Puerto Rico 
Article in Catholic News Service about the Catholic School Leadership Development Initiative
California pastor of farmworker parish receives Lumen Christi Award
Article in Catholic News Service about Lumen Christi Award Recipient, Father Enrique Herrera 
Article in Catholic News Service about the different ways Catholic groups are providing relief after Hurricanes Maria and Irma
Article in Catholic News Service about Cardinal Cupich's trip to Puerto Rico after Hurricane Maria
Article in Catholic News Service about Catholic Extension's Latin American Sisters' visit to Chicago

First Graders Learn to Grow Their Generosity
Article in Chicago Catholic about First Grade Donors at Francis Xavier Warde School 

Empowering Joyful Ministry
The U.S.-Latin American Sisters Exchange program profiled in Boston College's magazine

Catholic Extension's Story
Father Jack Wall's column in Chicago Catholic, newspaper of the Archdiocese of Chicago

Valley of Tears: Immigrants in California's Coachella Valley
Guest blog post by Joe Boland, vice president of mission, on Sojourners website

Two saints’ feasts ‘can cure our amnesia’ on immigration
Guest blog post by Joe Boland, vice president of mission, for Catholic News Service

Extension launches #SisterSelfie during National Catholic Sisters Week
Story on Global Sisters Report

Catholic Extension honors Texas first lady with Spirit of Francis Award
Catholic News Service story on Catholic Extension's award to Cecilia Abbott

New Mexico School a Beacon of Hope, Faith for Native American Youth
Catholic News Service story on a Catholic school principal supported by Catholic Extension

Lent Turns Digital
Catholic Extension's Lenten Digital Immersion Trip social media campaign featured in USA Today

Former gang member heads national program to bring ‘invisibles’ into church
America magazine story on Jaime Torres and his Catholic Extension-funded program

Cardinal Sean O’Malley writes about his visit with Latin American Sisters
Catholic Extension initiative featured on Cardinal O'Malley's blog

Initiative helps Texas Catholic school survive, draw more Latino students
Catholic News Service story on Catholic Extension's Catholic Schools Sustainability Initiative