Sacred Heart in Los Angeles has a successful first Commitment Weekend!
During the first Commitment Weekend Sacred Heart in Los Angeles, parishioners were inspired by the words of Fr. Tesfaldet Asghedom and pledged an impressive $169,403 from 126 gifts - amazing! The parish has now raised a total of $630,743, or 194% of their $325,000 goal. Fr. Tes expressed his gratitude and appreciation for his Campaign team and credited them with the success of the parish. Throughout the Campaign, Sacred Heart maintained an active Campaign Executive Committee led by co-chairs, Rudy Lopez and Barbara Zuehls. Thank you all for your incredible support, and congratulations on your accomplishments to date!
Holy Trinity raises more than $300,000 during Commitment Weekend!
Congratulations to Fr. Ricardo Viveros and the volunteers at Holy Trinity for raising $330,500, or 80% of their goal during their first Commitment Weekend. From this massive achievement, the parish has now raised $1,138,000, or 274% of their goal. Good luck at your second Commitment Weekend!
St. Casimir in Los Angeles exceeds their goal!
Congratulations to Fr. Tomas Karanauskas, business manager, Vidal Aguas, and the faithful parishioners at St. Casimir for raising $241,725! To date, 56 families have participated in the Called to Renew Campaign, pledging 112% of their goal. St. Casimir is known for its active Lithuanian community, and it is through their generosity and the generosity of all the vibrant communities in the parish that they have experienced success in the Called to Renew Campaign. We wish the entire congregation of St. Casimir continued prosperity in the coming weeks!
All Saints in Los Angeles reaches 104% of goal!
Congratulations to Fr. Thomas Choondal and the generous parishioners at All Saints in Los Angeles for surpassing their Campaign goal! To date, the parish has raised $312,390, or 104% of their goal. Fr. Thomas is planning on using funds from Called to Renew to invest in the faith of future generations by improving school curriculum, increasing scholarships, and updating classroom materials. Additionally, he plans to repair minor leaks on the roofs of the church, parish center, and rectory. We look forward to witnessing the transformation of the entire community at All Saints!
Our Lady of Lourdes in East LA achieves goal!
Congratulations to Fr. Jesus Zamarripa and the faithful at Our Lady of Lourdes for reaching 100% of their Campaign goal! Over the last few months, Fr. Jesus has worked tirelessly to engage parishioners in the mission of Called to Renew. This past weekend, Our Lady of Lourdes hosted its first Commitment Weekend, collecting nearly $70,000 towards its $320,000 goal. Fr. Jesus is excited to report the good news to his community this weekend and continue to invite the support of his parishioners. Thank you to Fr. Jesus and all of the Campaign Ambassadors at Our Lady of Lourdes for your devotion!
St. Finbar raises more than $90,000 from parish receptions!
Congratulations to Fr. Francis Mendoza and his dedicated team of volunteers for their successful receptions this past week. Over the course of three receptions, the Campaign team hosted nearly 60 people and secured more than $90,000 in gifts! The community is responding to Fr. Francis’s compelling vision for the future of St. Finbar, the passionate testimonies of our volunteers, and - of course - the delicious meals served at the receptions. The committee is enthusiastic about continuing to spread the message of Called to Renew to an even greater portion of the parish in the coming weeks. Good luck!
Holy Cross reaches new milestone!
Congratulations to Msgr. Joseph Hernandez and the Campaign Executive Committee at Holy Cross in Moorpark for reaching 72% of their $915,000 campaign goal from 92 gifts! Msgr. Hernandez and the CEC are excited to use Campaign funds to renovate their parish offices and replace their roof, sprinklers, and HVAC. Making these improvements will allow Holy Cross to better serve its parishioners and the entire community in Moorpark. The Campaign team is determinedly working towards their enhanced goal of $1,000,000 to transform their parish. Keep up the great work!