Tax-Free Distributions in a Nutshell

An individual age 70½ or older can make direct charitable gifts from an IRA, including required minimum distributions (RMDs), of up to $100,000 to public charities (other than donor advised funds (DAFs) and supporting organizations) and not have to report the IRA distributions as taxable income on their federal income tax return. Most private foundations (PFs) are ineligible donees, but private-operating...
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Karen Bortvedt to represent MKLM at the National Catholic Youth Conference November 15-18, Indianapolis, IN

Karen Bortvedt, Recruitment Manager, will represent MKLM at the upcoming National Catholic Youth Conference (NCYC), taking place in Indianapolis, IN from November 15-18. About NCYC: In a distinctly Catholic setting, the National Catholic Youth Conference invites participants to encounter Christ, experience church, and be empowered for discipleship. Every other year, Catholic young people and their chaperones—youth ministers, campus ministers, parents,...
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Your Donations Can… Support Our Ministries

Maryknoll Lay Missioners presently has over 50 missioners, serving in 6 countries: Kenya and Tanzania (Africa), Bolivia, Brazil & El Salvador (the Americas), Cambodia (Asia) Our missioners share the many skills and talents God gave them in their ministries, such as Education and Leadership Training, Healthcare and Health Promotion, Justice and Peace, Faith Formation and Pastoral Ministry and Sustainable Development....
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Maryknoll Lay Missioners Appoints New Executive Director Theodore Miles

Maryknoll Lay Missioners (MKLM) announces the appointment of Mr. Theodore (Ted) Miles as Executive Director. Ted assumes the role on December 1st, following the departure of Executive Director Sam Stanton, who will continue to work with MKLM in various roles. Ted comes to MKLM from Catholic Relief Services (CRS) where he worked for nearly 13 years, most recently serving as...
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Maryknoll Lay Missioners Appoints New Executive Director Theodore Miles

Maryknoll Lay Missioners (MKLM) announces the appointment of Mr. Theodore (Ted) Miles as Executive Director. Ted assumes the role on December 1st, following the departure of Executive Director Sam Stanton, who will continue to work with MKLM in various roles. Ted comes to MKLM from Catholic Relief Services (CRS) where he worked for nearly 13 years, most recently serving as...
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Fr. John Dear presented Jean Donovan’s guitar to Maryknoll Lay Missioners

Many greetings from Maryknoll Lay Missioners! We are in the midst of our formation program and excited as we approach the 50th sending ceremony of MKLM. On Monday October 30, after the workshop “Following the Non-Violent Jesus”, Fr. John Dear presented the guitar of martyred lay missioner Jean Donovan to Maryknoll Lay Missioners. Jean, a lay missioner from the Cleveland...
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Maryknoll Lay Missioners Proudly Welcomes Its 50th Candidate Orientation Program

Maryknoll Lay Missioners Proudly Welcomes Its 50th Candidate Orientation Program The first formal Orientation Program began in 1975 October 1, 2017 – Maryknoll, NY – Today, Maryknoll Lay Missioners (MKLM), joyfully welcomes its 50th Lay Missioner candidate class as they begin the 2017 Orientation Program. The class consists of a diverse group of candidates from across the country. The program,...
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Sam Stanton and Cecilia Espinosa of Maryknoll Lay Missioners To Speak at Inaugural Missio Congress

Sam Stanton and Cecilia Espinosa of Maryknoll Lay Missioners To Speak at Inaugural MISSIO Congress In Orlando, FL, September 5-7, 2017 Topics will cover “Family On Mission Domestically and Abroad” September 1, 2017 – Maryknoll, NY — Sam Stanton, Executive Director of Maryknoll Lay Missioners (MKLM), and his wife, Cecilia Espinoza, Manager of the MKLM programs, Always a Missioner (AAM)...
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Anniversary of Founding Assembly of Maryknoll Mission Association of the Faithful

Dear friends, Monday, July 31st of this year marked the 23rd anniversary of the first day of our Founding Assembly as an independent mission group, strategically set on the Feast of St. Ignatius of Loyola, one of the most influential and mission-oriented figures in the history of the church. Certainly, his legacy lives on in the spirit of the Jesuit...
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Susan Nagele on Nightline – 1999

On July 5, 1999, ABC News’s Nightline aired a 19-minute segment which focused on Dr. Susan Nagele’s work in southern Sudan.  The piece clearly places her mission in the international context of the time.  ABC has now made this video available on line (in three parts).  Click the photo above or the links below to see the report. N990705M – NIGHTLINE: Making a Difference: 7/5/99 Part...
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