The Father Giles Nathe Fund was established in 1974, to support service and missionary work. Funding from the Giles Nathe Fund will be used to support current SJU undergraduates who request assistance and demonstrate need in order to carry out a service project.
Fr. Giles Nathe, OSB (August 17th, 1934 - May 8th, 1993), was a member of Saint John's Abbey in Collegeville Minnesota. For 37 years, Fr. Giles served as pastor of parishes in Cold Spring, Albany, Freeport, Saint Rose, and New York City. Fr. Giles was deeply interested in giving students the opportunity to pursue missionary service.
Jake Collins: Spend six weeks in Merida, Yucatan, Mexico working in a school helping to tutor impoverished children with Las Misioneras de la Madre de Dios.