Submission for the Affiliate Happenings page can include a maximum of one photograph (not required) and a paragraph not to exceed 100 words. Please email to the NCCW office at firstname.lastname@example.org. All submissions are subject to approval.
Note: This is not an area to submit an announcement of an upcoming program, rather, it is an area for affiliates to show the fabulous things our women have already done around the country.
St. Boniface CCW (Springfield, GA) hosted the Savannah Deanery Spring Meeting on Saturday, March 12. Alizon McLaughlin (Savannah Deanery President) presented Fr. Tom Peyton with the NCCW 100 Years book, signed by the 50 members from the Deanery affiliates in attendance. Fr. Peyton has been supportive of the CCW for over 40 years. Thank you Fr. Peyton! Submitted 3/31/22 by Yvette Carr
Our March meeting/retreat on “The Eucharist, Heaven and Earth United “was held at St. Philip Neri Church in Midwest City, OK. We presented awards to the winners of our Jr- High School Essay contest. Pictured (lt. to rt.) 3rd place, Jennifer Dugger; Kathy Shannon, Spirituality Chair; second place, Katherine Menz,; and Novalyn Greff, CRCCW President. Our first-place winner, Milly Greenhaw was unable to join us. Their essay question was on defending the belief that the Eucharist is the true body and blood of Christ. We also collected items for the DragonFly home, an organization working with victims of Human Trafficking. Submitted 3/30/22 by Mary Ann Schmitt
The Milwaukee Archdiocesan CCW hosted a Tea for the Moms of the Seminarians on March 22. We made the food and had a mom of a newly ordained priest speak to the moms. It was a wonderful event, and we plan to hold it again next year! Submitted 3/30/22 by Jean Kelly