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GENERAL DESCRIPTION
We train, equip and organize leaders as missionary disciples to follow Jesus in solidarity with the poor and vulnerable. We lead our community to affirm a consistent ethic of life and promote the common good through prayer, education, public policy advocacy, and pastoral care.

Formed by the Gospel. Organized for Action. Rooted in Prayer. 


WHO WE SERVE

  • Members of the Diocese community
  • All in the broader community in Orange County

WHAT WE PROVIDE

  • Training in Parish Organizing
  • Opportunities for Engagement in Social Ministry
  • Prayer Services for Life, Justice, and Peace
  • Participation in Legislative Advocacy, e.g. Catholic Advocacy Day-Sacramento
  • Faithful Citizenship Workshops
  • Resources on ethics and public policy issues
  • Financial support for the Catholic Campaign for Human Development
  • Fundraising and Support for local Pregnancy centers, clinics, and shelters
  • Ecumenical events
  • Speakers’ Bureau on Catholic Social Teaching
  • Up to date connection on issues through social media
  • Hope and healing after abortion

 


LEADERSHIP

Greg Walgenbach, Director| 714-282-3058 | gwalgenbach@rcbo.org
Alejandra Luna, Outreach Coordinator| 714-282-6029 | aluna@rcbo.org
Esther Ramirez, Program Coordinator | 714-282-3105 | eramirez@rcbo.org
Deacon Jim Merle, CCHD Coordinator | 714-337-5007 | dcn_jim@yahoo.com