Monday May 21, 2018
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 Dan Fortier and Nancy Probst, from the Diocese of Yakima, have been nominated for Catholic Extension’s 2015 Lumen Christi Award!

Now in its 38th year, the Lumen Christi award is presented to a woman religious, priest, lay person or group whose service spreads the light of Christ and transforms lives in their community and beyond. Both the nominating diocese AND recipient of the Lumen Christi Award will receive a $25,000 grant, for a total of $50,000 to fund their ministries.

You can help support your nominee by voting for them on the Catholic Extension Facebook page. Share this email with others in your diocese and encourage them to vote too!

Showing your support is simple:

– If you haven’t already, “Like” our Facebook page to view all nominees.

– Click on your nominee's name. You’ll be taken to their page where you can cast your vote by clicking on the blue “Vote” button.

– Share your vote on your own Facebook wall and ask those in your network to vote, too!

Catholic Extension received 47 nominations for this year’s Award. Each nominee has worked tirelessly in their community, spreading the light of Christ as they put their faith into action. Your vote also helps spread the light of Christ by letting Catholics across America know about the good news going on in your diocese. Please forward this email and encourage everyone in your diocese to vote now. Good luck!

Vote for your nominee now!
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