Faith in Action Central America is the first international project of the PICO Network. In 2002, Cardinal Oscar Rodriguez of Honduras reached out to Faith in Action to explore his vision of developing grassroots leadership among ordinary people through the Central American Catholic Church.

Comunidades de Fe Organizadas para la Accion (COFOA) is PICO’s organization in El Salvador where we are building the capacity of ordinary people to become leaders, demonstrate self-reliance and self-sufficiency, and bring their faith values into the public arena to transform their communities into better places to live.

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May 14, 2021

COVID-19, Economic Dignity

100+ clergy call on governor to take action on coronavirus effects in underserved communities

Clergy with Faith in Action Alabama (FIAA), a federation of Faith in Action, are calling on Alabama Governor Kay Ivey to address the…

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Gun Violence

To end pattern of violence, a tangible reform agenda is needed

Like most people of conscience, I watched the video of George Floyd’s death in horror. Within moments, messages of anguish started pouring…

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Clergy members call on Ivey to ramp up coronavirus testing in black, rural Alabama

More than 100 Alabama clergy members have signed on to a letter demanding that Gov. Kay Ivey ramp up coronavirus testing in…

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