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2017 Catholic Immigrant Integration Initiative (CIII) Conference

  • 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Pacific Time (US & Canada)
  • By: The Center for Migration Studies of New York (CMS), Loyola Marymount University, and Mount St. Mary’s University
  • Loyola Marymount University
  • Immigration Policy
  • Other Immigration
  • Advocacy


The primary purpose of the conference is to advance the goals of CMS’s Catholic Immigrant Integration Initiative (CIII) which seeks to study, document, and support a growing network of diverse Catholic institutions that are working successfully to advance immigrant integration, empowerment and well-being. The conference will:

  • Examine how Catholic institutions are responding to changing immigration policies;
  • Convey the spiritual and theological vision that undergirds the Catholic Church’s work with immigrants;
  • Review public policies affecting immigrant integration and academic research on the work of Church institutions with immigrant communities;
  • Lift up model integration programs and ministries; and
  • Offer optional field visits to migrant ministries and shelters in Los Angeles on October 11th.

To register for this event, please click here