Francis Assisi and Carlo Acutis Award. Nomination of the Evaluation Commission.

Publication date  31/12/2021

Sorrentino, Acutis: award for an economy of fraternity

With the the liturgical memorial of the young Carlo, on 12 October, the Bishop of Assisi underlines the importance of supporting “generative” economic processes based on solidarity and sharing, recalling the extension to 31 December 2021 for participation in the initiative “Francesco of  Assisi and Carlo Acutis,” which is giving 50 thousand euros for projects in disadvantaged contexts.

Publication date  09/10/2021

INTERVIEW Mons. Domenico Sorrentino

Archbishop Sorrentino invites projects with the extension for submission up to 31 December 2021.

Publication date  01/10/2021


Most projects are arriving now with the resumption of work activities after the summer.

So, in order to leave no one behind, more time is being given to work on submissions from individuals, entities, associations, individual or joint foundations to assist situations of poverty and economic and social emancipation in Italy and throughout the world.  

Publication date  20/09/2021

Francis of Assisi and the economy of fraternity

Francis is also a name of the economy. It may not be the first word that springs to mind, but the great prophecy of Assisi was – and is – also an economic prophecy, an announcement of an economic “not yet.”

Publication date  20/10/2020