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Parish Committees/Council

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Carnival Committee
Community Caring for Life
Finance Committee
Pastoral Council
Social Justice Committee
Website Maintenance & Management Committee
Youth Advisory Committee

Carnival Committee
  • Work begins in February previous to the Fall Carnival. Parishioners are needed to co-chair the Carnival as a whole or a sub-committee, such as publicity, ticket sales, donations, teen games, etc. All parishioners are asked to volunteer 2 - 3 hours during the Carnival in a booth, with food, or with cleanup tasks.

  • Contact: Parish Office

Finance Committee
  • This Committee provides advice on fiscal matters to the Parish leaders. Each year they review and make recommendations regarding the annual budget plan. They review the management of the cash reserves, and the Parish income and expenditures compared to the current year’s budget. Generally the Committee meets on the third Tuesday of each month at 7:00 p.m.

     Contact: Rick Matlon, Chairperson

Pastoral Council

  • The Pastoral Council is a visioning and policy discerning body whose purpose is to provide leadership (in cooperation with the Pastor, staff, and committees) in planning and long range goal setting. The Pastoral Council meets the second Thursday of each month at 7:30 pm.

  • Contact: Anne Kocon

Social Justice Committee

  • Seeks out social justice issues, responds with action strategies. Meets needs of the local community with direct services. Meets the third Thursday of the month at 7:00 pm, August-May.

  • Contact: Robbie Raaen

Website Maintenance & Management Committee

  • Our website is one way that we communicate with people in the parish and beyond. We need people to help with downloading photos, reformatting photos, inputting data, and the design of our website.

  • Contac: Carole Mathena

Youth Advisory Committee

  • The Committee focus is on the youth of our parish in grades 6 - 12. The goals are:

  • To increase participation in youth events

  • To provide opportunities for youth and families to experience community and service

  • Youth, parents and interested adults are invited to join this committee. Meets August - May.

                       Johanna Scanlan