Season of Giving
Here are the highlights of the October 9, 2021 Fall Fling!!!
Since we were unable to have our Spring Fiesta Fling in April due to the Covid pandemic, we postponed the event till October 9. We will had the same venue of Northern Hills Golf Club. Belk’s Department store in New Braunfels, Texas provided the fashions. There was music! We had vendors. Las Carretas provided a delicious Mexican Dinner.
The vendors were URPI Latin American Art. The jewelry vendors represented Jimenez, Grace & Heart, Paparazzi, and Love Edie. The other vendors were URPI Latin American Art, Fashion Elegance, PASHAWL and Charlotte Kennedy Harper Gifts provided gifts and accessories for handbags and totes, fashions and stationary products. The event was so much fun!
Did I mention the silent auction? There was jewelry, home decor and Christmas items galore.
We are grateful to HEB for their donation of $200 in gift cards. Lone Star Capital Bank and Randolph Brooks FCU have each donated $500. Swing Junction; Puente & Sons Funeral Home; Alterations, Tailor & Shoe Repair have each donated $100. We have also heard from Reger Family Dental; My Shop Tint; Jennifer Scroggins; and Adorn Jewelry @ Rolling Oaks Mall. We have heard from Oak Leaf Event Center,;Kutz and Kurls; Las Carretas Restaurant all who are offered Gift Certificates. We had auction contributions from our court sisters and friends. We did meet our goal of $7,000 and will donate $3,000 to the St Helena Building Fund after expenses.
The pictures below show our models. The models were from various ministries. The models were active in promoting the parish activities. Some of the vendors are also shown.
Our court provided chips and sandwiches at the 4pm Mass Farewell reception for Father Lenin Naffate on September 25, 2021.
Yolanda DeLeon with some of our guests at the New Member reception October 23, 2021.
We provided cookies for the Welcome reception on October 31, 2021 after the noon Mass for Father Marcin Czyz, our new Pastor and Court Chaplain.
Above we celebrated our November 2, 2021, All Souls Mass with the Bereavement Ministry. We have celebrated this event with our parishioners who have lost a loved one in the last eighteen months. Afterwards, we have a small reception of cookies and beverages.