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Memorial Mass cards are still available $2.50 each. These cards provide prayers once a month for a year for your intentions. It also provides the money for scholarships.
We will continue to have our general meeting raffle tickets for $1.00 each to support the fund for our Fiesta Fashion show on August 22, 2020.
Ida Vincent will be the chairperson for the Fashion Show this coming year. We are looking for donations of money and items (for our silent auction). Ask your businesses for donations. We have a form for our 501(c)3 patrons.
At the meeting May 5, the court voted to donate $300 to the San Antonio Food Bank.
Our regent Yolanda DeLeon has sewn numerous facemasks for one of our ladies Leighann Diaz’ workplace which cares for vulnerable adults. She is asking our ladies who have sewing machines to join in with this new needed act of kindness for our community.
Budget Committee for Our Charities
CDA members, please make a list of charities you are interested in helping and/or contributing. The National projects are the Habitat for Humanity, International; Holy Cross Family Ministries, Father Peyton; The Laboure Society; Smile Train; SOAR (Supporting Our Aging Religious). The National Charities: Apostleship of the Sea; Catholic Relief Services International; Covenant House; Disaster Relief Fund International; Misericordia Heart of Mercy Home; Mother Teresa “Missions of Charity” International; National Center on Sexual Exploitation/Morality in the Media; Pontifical North American College of Rome; and local charities are a few that we have helped in the past. Along with these missions, each court or district is encouraged to seek out its own “mission of mercy”. Each court is encouraged to be aware of needs in their immediate area. Please contact Yolanda Deleon if you want to make suggestions.