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Council of Catholic Women

Council of Catholic Women

 ST. SEBASTIAN COUNCIL OF CATHOLIC WOMEN
The Love of Christ Compels Us

 

Mission Statement

The National Council of Catholic Women
acts through its affiliated organizations
to support, empower and educate all
Catholic women in spirituality, leadership
and service. NCCW programs respond with
Gospel values to the needs of the Church
and society in the modern world.

    NCCW - FCCW - PBDCCW - SSCCW

GENERAL MEETINGS - LeSage Hall  
First Thursday of the Month
~August through May~
6:30 Hospitality, 7:00pm Meeting

 

WHO WE ARE

We are St. Sebastian Council of
Catholic Women. We are today’s
women of all ages from different
walks of life who are passionate
about social justice, legislation,
global affairs, spirituality,
leadership and service.

As members of the National
Council of Catholic Women,
Florida Council of Catholic Women
and the Palm Beach Diocesan

Council of Catholic Women, we are
a nationwide organization of over
3,000 affiliations representing
millions of Catholic Women.

We are women who assist our
Pastor and Deacons in spiritual
needs in the welfare of the parish.

We are women who will value your
time, gifts and talents. We are
women who become sisters
through Council who work as a
“Team”. We are a council who
welcomes you!

HOW WE WORK

We follow our Mission Statement
and act through our membership
to support, empower and educate
all Catholic women in spirituality
and service, responding with Gospel
values to the needs o the Church
and society in the modern world.

Working on structured committees
that are in conjunction with the National
Council of Catholic Women’s Mission
Statement.

                 ~PROMOTING~

Spirituality – programs creating a
community of God’s people who are
educated and dynamic in their faith.

Leadership – supporting membership
through public relations, organizations
training and personal development.

Service – involves members in answering
the need of our own communities in
programs that affect the lives and well
being of all.

Legislation – provides information about
legislative issue and encourages
involvement and social responsibility.

WHAT WE OFFER

Opportunities to participate in
National, State and Diocesan
affiliations at workshops through
State programs, conferences and
conventions.

Parish stewardship by participating
In parish projects and ministries
for the support of our Church community.

 

Outreach and Supporting Programs:

  • Water for Life
  • Purse and Burse Fund
  • Hugs for the Homeless
  • Responding to Domestic Violence
  • Scholarships for Education
  • Lady of Guadalupe Food Program
  • and Migrant Workers Ministry
  • Women’s Care Center
  • St. Sebastian Youth Group
  • St. Sebastian Food Ministry

          

2019 – 2021 Executive Board

Spiritual Advisor – Father John Morrissey
President - Julie Ann Farrell - 772-480-0874
Vice President – Elaine Gallagher 
Recording Secretary – Kathy Terrebonne
Treasurer – Pauline Fagnant
Corresponding Sec - Jeanne Curtis

Standing Committee Chairs

Spirituality – Polly Chasion & Carol Therien
Leadership – Ann Nolan & Johnna Anderson
Service – Madonna Barashkkee – 772-538-1147
                  Bea Petruzzelli

Co-committees

Legislative Advocacy - Pam Price & Muriel Ramos
Publicity & Marketing - Michelle Morin, Colleen Wixon & Ursula Zahn
Hospitality -  Lindy Goodman & Virginia Reardon