The following article was originally written for Mormon Newsroom, UK. The following is an excerpt.
The Federation of Catholic Family Associations in Europe (FAFCE) received the 2015 EU Family Values Award from The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (Mormons) at a celebration held in Brussels on October 19.
The EU Family Values Award in Brussels recognizes individuals and organizations whose work and influence with the institutions of the European Union have a significant impact on family life within European societies.
Elder Patrick Kearon, President of the Europe Area of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, who presided at the event, said that FAFCE received the award “for its tireless work to make the family unit a priority in EU policy making.”
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