“Speak up for those who cannot speak for themselves, for the rights of all who are destitute. Speak up and judge fairly; defend the rights of the poor and needy.” -Proverbs 31:8-9

There are many advocacy opportunities at St. Francis. If you have questions and would like to speak with someone about advocacy, please contact any of the following:
Trevor Thompson at
Becky Cawley at
Deb Royals-Mizerk at


Opportunities for Advocacy


Advocacy Task ForceTrevor Thompson – 919-847-8205 x270
Provides parish leadership for political advocacy in light our faith and our call to faithful citizenship


Advocate – Trevor Thompson – 919-847-8205 x270
The U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops urges Catholics to make our voices heard on a wide variety of social issues. Click above to advocate for just immigration reform that protects families.


Always Gods Children (AGC) – is a program, named after the U.S. Bishops’ 1998 pastoral letter “Always Our Children”, provides a confidential setting for persons who identify as LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender), their family, and their friends, in which we share our experiences and concerns.




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