Dear Friends,

We are excited to celebrate a quarter-century of Real, Gospel, Service with you! On this site, you will find information on the Celebration Weekend, how to RSVP, sign up to be a sponsor, and make a donation in honor of the 25th Anniversary! Please RSVP by June 1st. We hope you will join us in celebrating this very special time! Please keep our 201 volunteers, past and present, in your prayers and know you will be in ours!

Until we see you in June, peace and all good!
A.J. LaPoint and 25th Anniversary Planning Committee

Saturday – June 29, 2024


Embassy Suites Destiny USA | 6 pm – 9 pm

*Open to the public*

Celebrate the past, present, and future of FrancisCorps with family, community, benefactors, supporters, and distinguished guests. Come enjoy cocktail hour and dinner and hear about the impact that FrancisCorps has made in the lives of so many people!

Cocktail hour will be from 6 pm – 6:45 pm with dinner starting at 7 pm.

Dress code: Cocktail Attire

Sunday – June 30, 2024


Assumption Church | 10 am

*Open to the public*

Join the Friars and the Assumption community to celebrate Mass. After Mass, join us in the Grotto for some coffee and donuts.

Dress Code: Sunday Best

We cannot do what we do here at FrancisCorps without the support of our benefactors! Please keep these organizations and individuals in your prayers as they help us to make this celebration weekend special!

Dan and Cindy

Most Holy Trinity – St. Mary Church
Brooklyn, NY

Arthur J. Murphy, Jr., Esq.

Catholic Charities of
Onondaga County

Joseph’s House for Women, Inc.

Immaculate Conception Parish Fayetteville, NY

Sean and Sarah Gaw

St. Francis of Assisi Parish
Johnstown, PA

The Friars of St. Francis Friary, Syracuse, NY

The Parishioners of Assumption Parish – Syracuse, NY

Friar Gary W. Johnson, OFM Conv.

Tim and Carolyn Ahern

St. Francis of Assisi Friary
Hamburg, NY

Franciscan Friars of St. Mark Church
Boynton Beach, FL

St. Maximilian Kolbe Friary
Hamburg, NY

St. John Paul II Friary
Holyoke, MA

Joan Cincotta

John and Cecilia Sindoni

Friar Bob Benko, OFM Conv.

Our 25th Anniversary Celebration Banquet will be held on June 29! Tickets are $50 for adults and $25 for children ages 5-12. Children under the age of 5 are free. Bring a friend and share the FrancisCorps experience! Please RSVP by June 1st.

We are not able to do any of the work we do without your amazing support. It is through your kindness and generosity that the FrancisCorps volunteers receive the material goods they need to do their physical, emotional, and spiritual work.

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