March 5, 2020 — The Kino Border Initiative in Nogales, Arizona and Nogales, Mexico serves vulnerable families in transition. Fr. Sean Carroll, SJ, Director of KBI, provides a tour of the new KBI facility, situated very close to the US-Mexico border, that will be fully operational this summer. This new KBI center will better serve, feed, offer basic medical care, provide clothing and temporarily house families as they seek asylum and a better way of providing for their children. For more information, visit www.kinoborderinitiative.org
May 28, 2020 — Father Thomas W. Franxman, SJ, retired professor of Scripture and Semitic languages, died May 24, 2020 at Sacred Heart Jesuit Center, Los Gatos, at the age of 87 and would have celebrated his 70th anniversary as a Jesuit later this year.
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Jesuit Retreat Center of the Sierra
The Jesuit Retreat Center of the Sierra is an adult, youth, and family retreat center in Applegate, Placer County, California, for nonprofit groups of 20-130 (105 guests overnight; +25 additional beds in summer only).