Pope Francis Virtual Audience: More Information About Participating Groups

PHOTO: Pope Francis is cheered by fans upon his arrival for the weekly general audience in the Pope Paul VI Hall, at the Vatican on Feb. 4, 2015. L'Osservatore Romano/AP Photo
Pope Francis is cheered by fans upon his arrival for the weekly general audience in the Pope Paul VI Hall, at the Vatican on Feb. 4, 2015.

Pope Francis participated in a virtual audience this week that was moderated from inside the Vatican by ABC News’ "World News Tonight" anchor David Muir.

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During the event, the pontiff engaged via satellite with individuals from three different groups: students at the Cristo Rey Jesuit High School in Chicago’s inner city, congregants from a McAllen, Texas, church located near the U.S.-Mexico border, and homeless men and women and those working with the homeless in Los Angeles.

If you would like to learn more about the groups that participated at the event, or if you are interested in donating to the participants’ organizations, we have listed their contact information below:

FOR CHICAGO:

Cristo Rey Jesuit High School

1852 West 22nd Place, Chicago, Illinois 60608

773-890-6800, info@cristorey.net

http://www.cristorey.net/

FOR McALLEN, TEXAS:

Sacred Heart Church

Humanitarian Respite Center

306 South 15th Street, McAllen, Tx 78501

956-686-7711

http://www.catholiccharitiesrgv.org/

FOR LOS ANGELES:

Los Angeles LGBT Center: Youth Center on Highland

1220 N. Highland Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90038

323-860-2280

http://www.lalgbtcenter.org/youth_center

Covenant House

1325 N. Western Ave, Los Angeles, CA, 90027

323-461-3131

http://covenanthousecalifornia.org/los-angeles-pg.php

Good Shepherd Center

http://www.gschomeless.org

Catholic Charities

267 Belmont Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90026

213-235-1460

http://www.catholiccharitiesla.org

Los Angeles Community Action Network (LA CAN)

838 E. 6th St, Los Angeles, CA 90021

213-228-0024

http://cangress.org/

School On Wheels

Skid Row Learning Center

600 East 7th Street, Ste 109, Los Angeles, CA 90021

805-641-1678

http://www.schoolonwheels.org/

PATH (People Assisting the Homeless)

340 North Madison Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90004

323-644-2216, path@epath.org

http://www.epath.org

Lamp Community

527 Crocker St, Los Angeles, 90013

HelpMe@lampcommunity.org or Donate@lampcommunity.org

http://www.lampcommunity.org/

St. Francis Center of Los Angeles

1835 S Hope St, Los Angeles, CA 90015

213-747-5347

http://sfcla.org/

St. Camillus Catholic Center

323-225-4461

http://www3.stcamilluscenter.org

Union Rescue Mission

545 S. South San Pedro St., Los Angeles, CA 90013

213-347-6300

http://urm.org/

Los Angeles Mission

303 E. 5th Street, Los Angeles, CA 90013

213-629-1227

https://losangelesmission.org/

Monday Night Mission

On Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/mondaynightmission

The Midnight Mission

http://www.midnightmission.org

Los Angeles Police Department

100 West 1st Street Room

Los Angeles, CA 90012

213-485-2121

http://www.lapdonline.org/

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