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BEING OF TWO MINDS   “If only the foundation knew how valuable this work we are doing is OR how much of a different even a small grant would make for our work!”   I have heard this or similar statements many times by missionaries and they always make...

Many years ago, I was a Jesuit novice, for the Midwest Province in the United States.   One of the stories shared me and my fellow novices was about St. Ignatius Loyola, founder of the Jesuits, and the lengths he would go to in trying to...

Dear sister and brother missionaries,   I want to share with you an important insight that affects all of us.   Last week I had lunch with a man who had recently retired from being the president of a foundation for a large pharmaceutical company.   The company foundation made...

When Maryknoll missionary George Cotter, MM, founded Mission Project Service (MPS) over 40 years ago, his goal was to provide information to missionaries, contact data for foundations and organizations who would likely support mission projects, if they were made known to them by missionaries. His work,...