Maryknoll Lay Missioners is a Catholic organization inspired by the mission of Jesus to live and work in poor communities, responding to basic needs and helping to create a more just and compassionate world.
Maryknoll Lay Missioners come from all over the United States and from a wide variety of backgrounds and professions to serve in Africa, Asia, Latin America. As Maryknoll Lay Missioners, young adults, families, retirees and professionals in a second career live and work among the poor and marginalized throughout the world.
Welcome! I am Sam Stanton, executive director of Maryknoll Lay Missioners. Thank you for visiting our website! We hope that it will enable our ministries among some of the world’s poorest communities to take hold in your home and workplace..and most importantly, your heart.