The Fondazione OFM Fraternitas ONLUS is a charitable organisation aimed at supporting solidarity projects all over the world. Established by the Minister General and his Council, the Foundation operates to pursue aims and objectives entirely consistent with the Franciscan charism: respect for human rights, solidarity, justice and protection of the environment for a fraternal and peaceful coexistence among all people. The Foundation operates through numerous activities, among which the assiduous and transparent dialogue with donors and benefactors involved in the Franciscan mission plays a central role.
Franciscan communities are at the forefront to help the most fragile populations on the planet face the Covid-19 epidemic.
The friars in Indonesia are dealing with the aftermath of the November 21, 2022 earthquake by bringing aid to the most remote villages of the Cianjur district.
The most profitable investment for a friar is that in formation and culture. Scholarships allow everyone to pursue a level of academic training.
Friars in Pakistan help Parkari communities free themselves from the scourge of tuberculosis by providing them with education and health care.
The friars in Albania face the social consequences of the earthquake that hit the Laç area in 2019, leaving many families without a home.
The friars of San Francesco a Ripa (Rome) have opened the doors of the convent to people in conditions of serious difficulty to promote their social redemption.
In Congo Brazzaville the friars promote the construction of a school to ensure a good education for children and young people.
The friars in South Sudan assist the people who live in the poorest state in the world. They offer care to the sick, education for children and animate the parish of the Holy Trinity.
An old building of the convent of Voghera will be transformed into a reception center to help people overcome moments of difficulty.
A project to support the empowerment of Indian women through the establishment of a tailoring center where a profession and one's rights can be made known.
The St. Louis fraternity wants to support the formation of young people with the construction of a cultural center that will help them in the path of growth.
The 2021 coup d'etat in Myanmar aggravated hostility towards the country's Christian communities. We support the presence of the friars, we support those who cultivate dialogue.
In 2021 a violent typhoon hit the Philippines, bringing death and destruction. Help the friars in the reconstruction of the buildings and the community.
Pakistan has been plagued by weeks of floods that have razed villages and carried away livelihoods. We support their rebirth.
An incredible sequence of natural disasters and historical political instability have plunged many Haitians into the most extreme poverty. Lend them a hand with us.
The war in Ukraine destroyed the everyday life of a people. The Friars Minor help them not to lose hope in a future of peace.