Giving Tuesday is a movement to create a national day of charitable giving on the Tuesday following Thanksgiving, Black Friday, and Cyber Monday. On December 3, the California Province of the Society of Jesus is encouraging gifts to its various ministries in the spirit of Thanksgiving.
Currently, the California Province maintains approximately 40 ministries that provide education, spirituality, missionary work abroad, and social ministries to the poor and marginalized of Society. In addition, the Province supports senior and infirm Jesuits as well as providing for the education and training of men studying to become the next generation of Jesuit priests and brothers.
May 8, 2019 — Working through shareholder activism, in partnership with investors and members of the Interfaith Center on Corporate Responsibility, Jesuits West has helped pass a shareholder resolution to hold GEO Group, one of the largest prison and detention center operators in the country, accountable for human rights and treatment of detainees.
April 22, 2019 — Provincial Scott Santarosa, SJ, assisted by Sacred Heart Jesuit Center Acting Superior Fr. Dick Case, SJ, concelebrant, Fr. Sam Bellino, SJ, and MC, Fr, John Mossi, SJ, celebrated the beginning of Holy Week with the Palm Sunday Liturgy.