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October Member Call – Jane Carter and Genevieve Mougey from Bread for the World

By Bernadette Corso | Oct 21, 2019

Please click here to access the October Member Call recording. Link to CRS Rice Bowl Website CRS Rice Bowl Information CRS Rice Bowl Letter to Families CRS Rice Bowl in 5 Easy Steps Food Security Is Probably Not Something That We Think About – By Jane Carter Food FUN-Raising Council Style

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September Member Call – Convention 2019 Recap

By Bernadette Corso | Sep 20, 2019

Click here to access the notes from the September Member Call, led by Pat Voorhes, NCCW President-elect.

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Nearly 700 Catholic women from around the nation gathered in Atlanta to celebrate 99 years of service to the Church.

By Bernadette Corso | Sep 4, 2019

For Immediate Release Washington, D.C. August 2019— Nearly 700 Catholic women from around the nation gathered in Atlanta to celebrate 99 years of service to the Church. This year’s theme, Caring for God’s Creation, showcased NCCW’s continuing efforts to address important needs of our times through spirituality, leadership and service. Mother Dolores Hart, O.S.B., was…

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March 2019 Report from the UN By Theresa Boscia, NCCW NGO representative to the UN

By Bernadette Corso | Jul 8, 2019

Report from the UN By Theresa Boscia, NCCW NGO representative to the UN   This past March the 63rd session of the Commission on the Status of Women (CSW) addressed as its priority theme “Social protection systems, access to public services and sustainable infrastructure for gender equality and the empowerment of women and girls”.  The…

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A SUMMARY OF THE 2019 SPRING GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE UNITED STATES CONFERENCE OF CATHOLIC BISHOPS (USCCB)  June 10-14, 2019

By Bernadette Corso | Jun 13, 2019

A SUMMARY OF THE 2019 SPRING GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE UNITED STATES CONFERENCE OF CATHOLIC BISHOPS (USCCB)  June 10-14, 2019 by Maribeth Stewart Blogoslawski, NCCW President It is the privilege of the NCCW President to be invited as an official Observer at the USCCB General Assemblies and I offer this little summary so you can…

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SUMMARY OF THE JUNE 2019 MEETING OF THE BOARD OF THE NATIONAL COUNCIL OF CATHOLIC WOMEN

By Bernadette Corso | Jun 13, 2019

SUMMARY OF THE JUNE 2019 MEETING OF THE BOARD OF THE NATIONAL COUNCIL OF CATHOLIC WOMEN June 1-2, 2019    Washington Retreat House, 4000 Harewood Road, NE, Washington, D.C. Many had arrived the afternoon and evening of Friday, 31 May, while the Executive Committee met.  Greeting each other over supper, we had the pleasure of renewing…

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BRIEF SUMMARY OF THE 2019 BOARD MEETING OF THE WORLD UNION OF CATHOLIC WOMEN’S ORGANISATIONS (WUCWO)  16-22 MAY 2019  Rome, Italy

By Bernadette Corso | Jun 13, 2019

BRIEF SUMMARY OF THE 2019 BOARD MEETING OF THE WORLD UNION OF CATHOLIC WOMEN’S ORGANISATIONS (WUCWO)  16-22 MAY 2019  Rome, Italy   After settling into the hotel, I ventured out to locate our new WUCWO office which is now at Piazza Ponte S. Angelo, 28.  It was easy to find as it was just past…

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May Member Call – Domestic Violence Awareness

By Bernadette Corso | May 16, 2019

Click here to access the May member call recording, led by Kathy Bonner. Links to resources provided from the member call: When domestic violence arrives at the clinic door – How veterinary staff can respond to abused clients and patients By Malinda Larkin Posted Aug. 29, 2018  (Near the bottom of this article is a…

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April Member Call – Madison DCCW Co-Presidents

By Bernadette Corso | Apr 18, 2019

Click here to access the April member call recording, led by Sue Polk and Ellen Martin.

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