WHAT WE DO

PARISH GUILD

WHAT WE DO


 

The mission of Parish Guild is to assist St. Thérèse and its blessed parishioners through events that strengthen the spirit, faith, and love within our community.  We invite you to join the Guild and help us in our mission to:

Serve the St. Thérèse Community

A great place to meet fellow parishioners and develop new friendships

Facilitate Charity and Fundraising Events

Supports Parish projects and outreach activities

Supports local military families

We Organize Seasonal Activities

Lent/Easter, St. Patrick’s Day, Christmas

Military Drives and Support

Social Events

Organize Seasonal Activities

At Christmastime, come make a difference in the life of a child, or military family through Angel Tree. Share your good fortune, your happiness, and God’s graces with charities represented on our Angel Trees!

 


 

 Altar Care (Committee Chair:  Anne Magoffin)

A little ironing goes a long way. Members wash and iron altar linens as a “handmaiden of the Lord” (three times per year).

 


 

Hospitality (Committee Chair:  Patty Mekita)

Gather our community over coffee and donuts to help us raise funds following the 9 a.m. mass every last two Sundays of the month.

 


 

Outreach / Faith in Action (Committee Chair: Ellen Loretta)

Help fellow parishioners in small ways that make a BIG difference. Small acts of kindness really do make a difference in the lines of others.

 


 

We Facilitate Charity and Fundraising Events

Camp Elliott (Committee Chair: La Verne Franke)

Organize food, clothing, diapers, and welcome packages at Camp Elliott each month.

 


 

Scrip Fundraising Project

Sign up with Ralphs (Supporter ID: 80782) to make sure a percentage of your regular grocery shopping goes towards our parish Building Fund.IMPORTANT NOTE:  Over the past ten years, St. Therese has earned $250,000 through the eScrip program going toward building and furnishing the church and Parish Center. We hope that you will continue to participate in the eScrip program, noting the change.

 


BECOME A MEMBER OF THE PARISH GUILD

The Parish Guild meets once per month, from September through June on the second Sunday of the month after the 9:00 am Mass in the Parish Hall.  It is open to all parishioners.

New members are welcome to join throughout the year.