Maryknoll Office for Global Concerns expresses concern over Central America aid cutoff

The Maryknoll Office for Global Concerns joined over 40 U.S.-based faith, human rights, foreign policy, humanitarian, immigrant rights and border-based civil society organizations in an April 4 statement. In their statement, the organizations express deep concern over the Trump Administration’s latest actions on Central America including the wholesale cutoffs of assistance to Guatemala, Honduras, and El Salvador. Here is an excerpt...
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13 new Maryknoll missioners to be sent forth

Dec. 8 Sending Ceremony to launch 12 Maryknoll Lay Missioners and one Maryknoll Sister on their overseas missions OSSINING, NY – On Dec. 8, 2018, 12 Maryknoll lay missioners and one Maryknoll sister will celebrate the beginning of their mission journeys in a joint Sending Ceremony. The ceremony will be held at 2:30 p.m. in the Annunciation Chapel of the...
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Maryknoll Lay Missioners Sends Forth Their Lay Missioner Class of 2017

This Is MKLM’s 50th Lay Missioner Class Since 1975 On December 9, 2017, Maryknoll Lay Missioners (MKLM), is blessed to send forth its 50th Lay Missioner class. The Maryknoll Lay Missioner orientation program began in 1975 and is held yearly at MKLM’s center located at the Maryknoll campus in New York. This ceremony marks the culmination of a 10-week formation that...
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Maryknoll Lay Missioners Celebrates Jean Donovan with a Presentation of Her Guitar

The event commemorates the anniversary of the martyrdom of the four churchwomen in El Salvador in 1980 Maryknoll Lay Missioners (MKLM) celebrates the late missioner Jean Donovan in a ceremony on Saturday, December 2, 2017. The event takes place from 9 am to noon at the Regina Coeli Building on the Maryknoll Sisters campus. This date commemorates the anniversary of the...
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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 Proudly Welcomes Its 50th Candidate Orientation Program

The first formal Orientation Program began in 1975 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, which began in 1975, is held yearly at MKLM’s operations based in Maryknoll, New York, beginning in...
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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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Maryknoll Lay Missioners Announces Student Loan Repayment Program, Opening Doors for Future Generations of Mission Outreach

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 8, 2016  –   Maryknoll Lay Missioners is excited to announce our Student Loan Repayment Program. This innovative program, launched in 2016, was made possible by the generosity of an MKLM supporter. Upon presenting us with this gift, the donor stated, “Maryknoll Lay Missioners has turned an important corner in recent times and has a bright future....
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Maryknoll Lay Missioners celebrates the Pope’s arrival in the United States

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Sept. 22, 2015 Sharing a message of welcome with Pope Francis, Maryknoll Lay Missioners today issued this press release together with our Maryknoll partners to note the historic importance of the pontiff’s recent encyclical not only for Catholics, but for all people who care for the environment and for the poorest, most marginalized communities around the world. In...
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Maryknoll Lay Missioners Celebrates 40 Years with Ossining Event

Maryknoll Lay Missioners (MKLM) is hosting an event to celebrate its 40th Anniversary and honor its more than 700 members who have contributed to four decades of humanitarian outreach. Saturday evening, Aug. 8th from 7-9:00pm at the Maryknoll Mission Center, we will be joined by Ossining Mayor Gearity and Supervisor Donnelly, who will show their support for Maryknoll Lay Missioners’...
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