Beginning August 2018, the Hartford Franciscan Volunteer Ministers (FVMs) will live and serve in ministries
fostered by St. Patrick-St. Anthony,
a vibrant and diverse Franciscan parish in the heart of downtown Hartford. Their motto is
"Open Hearts. Open Minds. Open Doors." The ministries include: youth ministry, religious education,
Hispanic and immigrant ministry, House of Bread ministries,
parish ministries, a sandwich ministry, LGBT ministry, and community outreach and organization.
FVMs 2016-2017 visiting Hartford