Center for a Culture of Compassion (I.C.C.C.)
in Fallsburg, New York, the I.C.C.C. explores and shares Heart's
Home's spirit of compassion through retreats, seminars and conferences
designed for families, business leaders, policy makers, artists,
scientists, and persons from all backgrounds.
vision is to build a culture of compassion through our outreach
to those who form culture.
goal is to create a beautiful space where we will be able to accommodate
our educational programs and cultural events; a place of inspiration
for all who thirst for an answer to suffering.
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I.C.C.C. will host:
seminars and conferences offering an introduction
to compassion as well as developments on how to infuse its
spirit into every sector of human life.
research center : the I.C.C.C. will accommodate in-house
scholars in the disciplines of philosophy, theology, science,
and economics as well as host invited scholars for specific
academic projects and students working on their thesis. The
investigations of our scholars will attempt to clarify the
impact of compassion on their specific field of research.
Outreach : the I.C.C.C. will reach out to business
leaders, policy makers, artists, religious and community leadership
groups through lectures and publications.
sessions for young people from North America who
would like to become Heart's Home missionaries in one of our
35 centers throughout the world; as well as continued
formation in theology, philosophy and spirituality
to the 100 "permanent members" of Heart's Home (seminarians,
priests, religious sisters and lay consecrated).
: Heart's Home acquired a 125-acres property in Fallsburg
, NY (a two-hour drive from New York City ). A home sits on
the estate, where improvements are being done in order to
welcome the first day-retreats and sessions starting year
-Construction of 8 2-person retreat cabins
& a 4-bedrooms residence.
-Renovation of the 6,000 sq ft barns.
With the goal to:
the first weekend / weekly retreats and sessions in 2009.
-Reach capacity to host 30 people for overnight
stays by 2012.
invite you to become part of our vision, as we are embarking on
a construction project which will significantly enhance Heart's
Home's mission to build and spread a culture of compassion to
people in every nation and circumstance.
gift for our construction project is a unique opportunity to share
in our efforts to offer the much-needed gift of love and friendship
to those who suffer.
more information, please contact