the Good Shepherd corporate voice by linking our direct services to work for change in the structures of society.
♥ Builds awareness
and stimulates social action related to legislative priorities and relevant social justice issues.
♥ Prepares educational
materials for Good Shepherd groups in the United States, including weekly listserv updates,
monthly legislative faxes and quarterly newsletters.
♥ Lobbies and
fosters relationships with members of Congress and their staffs from districts where Good Shepherd Sisters and agencies are
♥ Prepares and
disseminates appropriate public statements and participates in relevant public events.
with the Good Shepherd NGO representative at the United Nations in New York and the Good
Shepherd Peace and Justice Secretariat in Rome to support
international advocacy efforts.
with other human needs advocacy organizations in coalitions to strengthen the voice for social justice.
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