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Monthly Reflections on the AIC Charter document

In preparation for the 400th anniversary of the International Association of Charities (AIC), a new AIC document, the AIC Charter, has been drafted. This document will replace the Basic Document, published in 1981 and updated in 2001. The document is based on “what drives the AIC”. The document is composed of 3 chapters. The AIC […]

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Updates on AIC Assembly in Guatemala

The AIC International Assembly 2015 took place March 23-27 in Guatemala. LCUSA President Mary Ann Danutono and others on the scene have been keeping us up to date on social media. The hashtag is ‪#‎AICGuate2015. For more photos and information, go to the LCUSA Facebook page.

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AIC UK Meets Ladies of Charity Cincinnati

The Ladies of Charity, St Gertrude’s Parish, Cincinnati Dee Mansi (AIC UK) shares: “While visiting family there, I met the Ladies of Charity attending the van collecting for St Mark’s Pantry, January 4. There were many more Ladies present before and after each of the Masses. Happily, I encountered Jean after we spoke on the […]

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Social Isolation of the Elderly: What We Can Do

Dee Mansi, President of AIC in the United Kingdom, has written an article for the international Catholic weekly The Tablet, drawing attention to the plight of elderly people who are left lonely and vulnerable. They may be weak, disabled, ill; their spouses and friends may have died. They need to be befriended or perhaps reconnected […]

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