“If you want peace, work for justice.” — Pope Paul VI

Lasallian Youth Summer Assembly 2017
July 16-21, 2017
La Salle University, Philadelphia, PA

Join us for the 2017 Lasallian Youth Assembly, proudly returning to Philadelphia with La Salle University serving as host.

Begins Sunday July 16 at 3:00pm and the assembly ends 11:00am Friday July 21.

Looking forward to welcoming the following ministries to this year’s Lasallian Youth Summer Assembly!

Bishop Loughlin Memorial High School, NY
Calvert Hall College High School, MD
Central Catholic High School, PA
Christian Brothers Academy, NY
Christian Brothers Academy, NJ
Collegio San Giuseppe, Rome, Italy
De La Salle College, Toronto
La Salle Academy, RI
Saint John’s College High School, MD
Saint Joseph’s Collegiate Institute, NY
Saint Mary Magdalene Parish, NY
Saint Peter’s Boys High School , NY
Saint Raymond High School, NY




Lasallian Youth Summer Assembly Team

Victoria Meehan earned her BA from College of the Holy Cross and MA from Brown University.  She currently teaches history at Christian Brothers Academy in Lincroft, NJ.  Prior to moving to NJ, Victoria taught art history and directed the De la Salle Scholar’s Program at St. John’s College High School in Washington DC.  At St. Johns, Victoria was an active participant in both the retreat and service programs.  Welcome Vicki!

Matt Meehan earned a Bachelor’s degree in Philosophy from The Catholic University of America and a Master’s of Theological Studies from Washington Theological Union. He is a graduate of the Buttimer Institute of Lasallian Studies.  Matt began his teaching career at Xavier High School, NYC followed by fourteen years teaching Theology at St. John’s College High School in Washington, DC. While at St. John’s Matt spent a few years as Department Chair and served as Lasallian Animator. Following a move to New Jersey. Matt has recently been named Dean of Students at Christian Brothers Academy in Lincroft, NJ. Welcome Matt!

Hannah Coderre recently graduated from La Salle University in May 2017 and is taking this year to prepare for law school. For high school, Hannah attended Saint Raphael Academy, Pawtucket, RI where she was involved in Lasallian Youth and Student government. Hannah attended three Lasallian Youth Summer Assemblies. While Hannah was a student at LSU she assisted with the LYSA in 2015. Hannah served as an RA at LSU, was involved with numerous service and advocacy groups and was the recipient of numerous awards at graduation. Welcome Hannah!

Brother Brian Henderson: Accompany DENA Young Lasallian Professionals




Brother Francis Eells, DENA Vocation Office





Registration Closed

Registration includes room and board per student and adult (fee does not include excursion-day activities)
No more than 8 students with at least 1 adult moderator providing accompaniment.
Note: We ask that if you have a majority of male or female students that one of the moderators be of the same gender as the majority of the students.

Cancellation Policy It will not be possible to obtain a refund after July 1. 

Group Registration Form (due along with $50 deposit per participant by April 14)

Moderator/Contact Person Form (due along with second payment of $350) and Student Information and Emergency Medical Form due May 26

Please send only one check by each payment due date covering your school’s costs. Return all forms and payments to FSC DENA to:

Maryann Donohue-Lynch
444-A State Route 35 South
Eatontown, NJ 07724
(on the envelope, please note Lasallian Youth Assembly)

By early June, a tentative schedule, driving directions and any other information will be provided.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact Maryann Donohue Lynch at the phone/fax/address listed in the letterhead or by email (