Pope Paul VI: “If you want peace, work for justice.”
Pope Francis: “All of us want peace. Many people build it day by day through small gestures and acts; many of them are suffering, yet patiently persevere in their efforts to be peacemakers.”
BMAC Mobile Food Bank: July 13, 5-7 pm. Assumption parking lot. Fresh produce and meat for all those in need. Needed: volunteers, awnings for shade: 3 pm: bagging food; 5-7 pm: distributing food. 7 pm: salad & pizza for volunteers! Contact Kay Barga: firstname.lastname@example.org
Guatemala Mission: Please save the date for this special Guatemala Mission Event! The Fifth Annual Diocesan-wide Guatemalan Celebration will be held on Tuesday, September 19th, from 5:30-8:00 pm at Barrister Winery, Spokane. Honored Guests will be Bishop Gonzalo de Villa, Bishop of Solala, Guatemala; Fr. David Baronti, retiring Pastor of Ixtahuacan, Guatemala; Fr. Manuel Nicasio Tambriz, new Pastor of Ixtahuacan, and Bishop Thomas Daly, Bishop of Spokane. Drawing for the quilt raffle will take place at the Celebration. Winner need not be present. In June Judy Pinney sold $329 in tickets at the three Walla Walla parishes for the raffle of the beautiful hand-made quilts to benefit the Guatemala Mission.
Next Guatemala envelopes for St. Patrick’s 8/13-8/20/17.
Tri-Parish Garden: Contact email@example.com to see how you can help grow produce for those in need.
Food for the Hungry: Please remember to bring nonperishable food items or a cash donation, which stretches the food dollar 6X, to supply the food banks at St. Vincent’s and BMAC.
Conestoga Huts for the Homeless: The WW Alliance for the Homeless needs donations to help buy materials to build Conestoga huts for those living in the Sleep Center across from the police station. WWAH, PO Box 3431, Walla Walla, WA 99362.
Immigration & Refugee Legal Services: Call Catholic Charities, 509-455-4961, to make an appointment. Immigration lawyers are in WW two times/month.Immigrant Resources: A meeting at Garrison: Tues, July 25, Wed, Aug 23, 6-8 pm. Garrison Middle School Cafeteria, Wendy Hernandez, immigration lawyer: upcoming English, citizenship classes, copy documents, Know your Rights info, Power of Attorney, parental consent forms, register to vote! Contact Cindy Gregoire, firstname.lastname@example.org.