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About FCM

The Foundation is an initiative wanted and started by the Comboni Missionary Sisters.


It is a non-profit organization regularly registered by the Italian Government. Born in 2008 as an Association , and transformed into a Foundation in 2013, its purpose is to support the projects and works of the Comboni Missionary Sisters present, with about 1000 sisters, in 34 countries of the world and on 4 continents.


In the Congregation it has the role of Central Office for Development and Mission (Mission Development Office) based in the General Curia. It works in direct collaboration with the General Council of the Comboni Missionary Sisters and connected with the missions around the world.

Where we are

We support projects in Africa, the Middle East, Europe and Latin America, entering into dialogue with people living different faiths, in remote rural areas or in slums.

Our Focus Areas

The Foundation promotes integral development and the common good through the support and accompaniment of the programs, projects and initiatives of the Comboni Missionary Sisters. 
Particular attention is given to the most marginalized and vulnerable people, to help overcome the conditions that lead to impoverishment and so that everyone can live their lives to the fullest.