Poet Katie Donovan received FADICA member I.A. O'Shaughnessy Foundation's 21st annual Award for Poetry, an internationally noted award presented to a contemporary Irish poet by the Center for Irish Studies at the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul, Minn. The award is named for Lawrence O'Shaughnessy, who taught English at St. Thomas from 1948 to 1950, served on the university's board of trustees, and led the I.A. O'Shaughnessy Foundation.
Learn more about Katie Donovan at her website.
This month's edition of Catholic Health Association's magazine Health Progress features several FADICA members in Catholic Families and How They Give Back, an article exploring Catholic family philanthropy, particularly in the health field. Interviews include FADICA members GHR Foundation, Healey Education Foundation, Healey International Relief Foundation, and The Raskob Foundation for Catholic Activities.
FADICA members were among the women and men who gathered from around the world to celebrate International Women's Day at the Vatican with the fourth annual story-telling event, Voices of Faith. Opening remarks by Jesuit Fr. Arturo Sosa Abascal were featured in L'Osservatore Romano.