From volunteering to joining us full time, there are many ways that you can get involved with our Wheaton Franciscan/Our Lady of the Angels community
YOU CAN HELP THE WHEATON FRANCISCANS MAKE AN IMPACT
Our associates (staff) and volunteers assist in providing a variety of services that meet the needs of our Wheaton Franciscan/Our Lady of the Angels (OLA) community, as well as our global/cosmic community. Our Commitment reminds all who work for, volunteer at, or represent Our Lady of the Angels, of our promise to live the values of respect, compassion, integrity, professionalism, and collaboration in all our daily interactions.
Nelson Mandela was born on July 18, 1918 in Mvezo, to the Thembu royal family. Educated as a lawyer, Mandela joined the struggle against apartheid in 1943. In 1964 he was sentenced to life at hard labor at the notorious Robben Island Prison in S Africa for attempted violent overthrow of the government. Mandela became an international symbol of the oppression of racism [...]
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St. Francis of Assisi