"The first duty of charity is to try to enter into the minds and feelings of others."

Blessed John Newman

christ in the city

Drexel Newman has been an integral part in the development of Christ in the City Philadelphia. Join us in serving the poorest of the poor in downtown Philadelphia.

Every 2nd and 4th Friday of the month
5:30pm: Training for those who are coming for the first time
6:00pm: Leave from Newman Center (3720 Chestnut Street)

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Alternative Spring Break trip

Each year, Drexel Newman sponsors an alternative spring break trip for students who wish to spend their break doing service. This year, we will be going to Denver, CO to work with Christ in the City. The week will be spent serving both within homeless shelters as well as throughout downtown on 16th Street Mall, Capitol Hill or the Platte River. Participants will engage in education surrounding homelessness, spirituality, and Catholic Social Teaching, as well as have opportunities for prayer.

When: March 25-30, 2018

Cost: $600 (incl. round trip airfare and lodging)

Applications are due Thursday, November 30!

hoops for hope