Get Involved

Columban Parish Partnerships

Why become involved?

  • Extend your awareness of the world and other cultures and religions.
  • Expand your personal horizons.
  • Deepen your sense of Catholic-Christian mission in today’s world.
  • Learn from the wisdom of the poor.
  • Take action for justice.

Columban-Parish Partnership portfolios in the Melbourne Archdiocese have included:

  • Parish of St Columba’s Elwood and Sacred Heart St Kilda West partnership with the Kazama Grameen Bank in the Philippines.
  • St John the Baptist Parish Ferntree Gully partnership with the community-based Rehabilitation Program in the Barate Parish.
  • St Michael's Parish Geelong [Bell Park, Manifold Heights and Geelong West] and Holy Family, Holy Spirit, St Patrick's Primary schools partnership with the Columban Our Lady of Remedies Parish Malate, Manila, Philippines.

Related Links

Columban - Columban Partnership Programme  

Contact us

Janette Mentha
Director of Communications & Publications

Columban Mission Centre
Phone: +61 3 9375 9411
Fax: +61 3 9379 6040
Email: partnership.programme@columban.org.au