FOI

Country:
Italy

Full name of the organisation:
Forum Oratori Italiani

Abbreviation:
Foi

When did the organization start?
2001

How many members do you have?
30 – as Foi is an umbrella organisation of dioceses, associations and movements catering for the education of the young people.

What kind of activities do you do?
Animation, education and religious or spiritual activities are promoted at the grass root level by each parish and association.

Do your members wear a uniform or use any kind of symbol?
Generally not, but in summer time you can see many colored T-shirts during summercamp, with nice logos of the summer activities of the year.

Do you have a year theme?
The year theme can vary from Diocese to Diocese and from association to association. In general it is linked to a passage of the Gospel which, changing every year, offers inspiration for the activities throughout the pastoral year.

Are you in a partnership or do you do some international activities?
International activities are mainly fostered at local level with the promotion of exchanges between local groups.

Do you publish a magazine or newsletter for your members?
A newsletter is published to spread information about events and activities organised by the different member organisations.

More information:
On oratori.org