About Us/ Nosotros

Our Mission

LaRED, The National Catholic Network de Pastoral Juvenil Hispana, promotes, accompanies, and supports missionary discipleship and collaborative ministry among professionals and leaders of Pastoral Juvenil Hispana.


Foster communication, collaboration, and mutual support in the spirit of collaborative ministry among diocesan leaders, professionals, and institutions engaged in ministry to and with Hispanic Youth and Young Adults.


Encourage and promote, in collaboration with other institutions, the professional development and spiritual growth of those who work in Pastoral Juvenil Hispana as well as efforts and programs that aid Hispanic Youth and Young Adults in their vocational discernment process.

Common Vision

Articulate a common vision and foster a sense of identity among leaders, professionals, and institutions that serve Hispanic Youth and Young Adults.


Establish a bridge between ecclesial and civic organizations that work with Hispanic Youth and Young Adults and with the Pastoral Juvenil in Latin America.


Facilitate the distribution of information regarding existing programs, resources, agencies, and specialists in the area of Pastoral Juvenil Hispana.