“A little bit of mercy makes the world less cold and more just.” – Pope Francis

September 

5: Feast of St. Teresa of Calcutta
8: International Literacy Day

October

2: World Habitat Day, Advocacy Party in Caldwell Auditorium
16: World Food Day
17: International Day for the Eradication of Poverty
21: Best Buddies Friendship Walk/Gala, 8:15 a.m. at the Washington Monument
24: United Nations Day
26: Mission Trip Applications Due

November

11: Veteran’s Day
12-16: Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week 
20: Universal Children’s Day

December

1: World AIDS Day
18: International Migrants Day
20: International Human Solidarity Day

January

1: World Day for Peace
17: Vigil for Life Mass, 5:30 p.m., Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception
18: March for Life, National Mall

February

8: International Day of Prayer Against Human Trafficking
14: Catholic Relief Services Lenten Rice Bowl, Ash Wednesday Masses
20: World Day of Social Justice

March

3: Mission Trip Commissioning Mass, 9 p.m., St. Vincent’s Chapel
9-16: Spring Break Mission and Habitat trips
27: Spread the Word to End the Word Mass, 6 to 8:30 p.m., Caldwell Auditorium

April

Sexual Assault Awareness Month 

May

20-26: Domestic Mission Trip 
20-26: International Mission Trip 
27-31: International Mission Trip