The Passing of Colette Kennett

News from NFCYM and Beyond

NFCYM mourns the loss of Colette Kennett, a true leader and servant in the field of youth ministry for over thirty years.

For a tribute and reflection, see the full News page.

Extraordinary Synod on the Family

From the Synod on the Family

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December is National Impaired Driver Prevention Month

December is National Impaired Driver Prevention Month

Keep people safe on the roads..

Colorado Springs: site of the 2015 Annual Membership Meeting
Plan Ahead for the NFCYM Annual Membership Meeting

The next membership meeting takes place on February 3-6, 2015 in beautiful Colorado Springs, Colorado.

See the current information.

NCCYM Exhibits are Open
Looking for a Marketing Opportunity?

The National Conference on Catholic Youth Ministry, December 4-6, 2014 in San Antonio, is now accepting applications for exhibit booth space. Learn more and apply.

Strong Catholic Families/Fortaleciendo en la Fe
What's NFCYM's Most Popular Training In-Service?

Strong Catholic Families, Strong Catholic Youth—and the transliterated program, Fortaleciendo Familias en la Fe—have come to over 60 dioceses in the U.S. and Canada.

Learn more about them.

Called to Witness: El Salvador
Called to Witness: El Salvador

Announcing the 2015 Called to Witness trip to El Salvador.

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Catholic Youth Ministry Source

An extensive collection of resources for Catholic youth ministry leaders.

Catholic Youth Foundation USA (CYFUSA)

Providing the financial resources necessary for promoting effective and innovative youth ministry that will assure a faithful future.

National Association of Catholic Youth Ministry Leaders (NACYML)

Promoting the profession of youth ministry for leaders serving in dioceses, parish, schools, and other settings.

National CYO Sports (NCYOS)

Animates Gospel values in Catholic youth sports to encourage young people to live as disciples of Jesus Christ.

Catholic Religious Recognitions

The National Catholic Committee for Girl Scouts USA and Camp Fire USA (NCCGSCF); programs and resources for scouting and other organizations.

Care for Creation, Care for the Poor

Catholic youth address global climate change.

National Catholic Youth Conference (NCYC)

A biennial national Catholic youth conference held in odd-numbered years.

National Conference on Catholic Youth Ministry (NCCYM)

A biennial national conference for adults in youth ministry held in even-numbered years.


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