However God is calling you to love your neighbors, we have an opportunity for you:


We help Catholic lay women and men prepare to serve on two-year missions where they partner with poor and oppressed communities around the world.

Through our 13-week mission formation process, you’ll learn how to serve others in ways that are respectful and honoring of cultural, religious, and personal differences.

Apply for Long-Term Overseas Mission


Build a foundation for a lifelong commitment to social activism and your Catholic faith through a meaningful year of direct service, sharing your unique gifts and skills with various ministry sites in Washington, DC.

Spend 35 hours a week serving with an agency working directly with the marginalized to address issues of poverty and justice. In addition, the program includes regular prayer, reflection, discussion, and relationship-building. Simple living in an intentional community rounds out this transformative experience.

Apply for DC Service Corps


DC Short Term Trip Memorial Group PhotoFranciscan Mission Service’s Short-Term Mission and Global Awareness Trip to Washington, DC offers participants the opportunity to engage in the local community, do some  service work, and learn about the root causes and realities of poverty in the United States. Let us host a trip for your class or group.

Apply for Short-Term Trip to D.C.