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Cemetery Update – Restoration Project

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The first phase of the parish cemetery renewal has been completed in time for the outdoor Memorial Day Mass at 9:00 on Monday. All of the gravestones have been cleaned and many have been raised and leveled. Many parish volunteers, especially the Veterans and the Youth Group were very helpful in completing this project. Everyone’s […]

Cascades Food Drive Success!

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THANK YOU FOOD PANTRY DONORS!  Special thanks this week goes to the Cascades Neighborhood.  The Cascades food drive on May 11 yielded 850 lbs of food for our food pantry.  Cascades sponsors a food drive every quarter and has been very supportive from the beginning of our food pantry in 2013.  THANK YOU!!

Food Pantry Special Thanks!

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Thank you ALL Food Pantry Donors! Special thanks this month goes to Carol Brown of Berkshire Hathaway Home Services who again this year sponsored a free document shredding event whose only “cost” was a donation for the food pantry. This year she collected 540 lbs of food for our food pantry – 462 were core […]

Great Chefs of St. Augustine Helps Catholic Charities Fight Hunger

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Top local chefs will compete in the Great Chefs of St. Augustine on Thursday, May 23 at the River House to help Catholic Charities fight hunger in our community. Are the best chefs located on the Island or the Mainland? You decide! Enjoy a gourmet, four-course meal and vote to determine the winning team. Tickets […]

Expansion Plans at OLGC – Town Meetings

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Our Lady of Good Counsel Parish must be ready to address the need for improved worship, meeting and ministry space to accommodate present and future growth. You are invited to attend the “Town Meetings” where the plans will be presented. Sessions are scheduled below. Please plan on attending one to find out more. Sunday April […]

Parish Cemetery Restoration- Update February 2019

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Did you know that the Our Lady of Good Council Cemetery is on the original site of the Church of St Leopold, erected in 1875? The church structure was in front of the present cemetery, close to State Road 16. In 1902, it was determined that the church would be closer to the parish population […]

Blood Drive – Sunday January 27, 2019

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MAKE A DIFFERENCE – DONATE BLOOD at OLGC Sunday January 27,2019 The Big Red Bus needs 40 volunteers to donate blood from 7:30 am till 12:30 pm. Sign up at www.oneblood.org – sponsor code #x1. All donors must be 16 years or older and will receive a wellness checkup including blood pressure, temperature, iron count, pulse, and […]

Palencia Food Drive

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September 10th thru 28th Volunteers from The Palencia OLGC Good Neighbor Group are hosting their 3rd Food Drive. Each of the last two drives have contributed literally a ton (2,000 lbs) of food! Requested items include: Canned beans 15 oz.  (navy, pinto, kidney, lima, etc.) Canned vegetables 15 oz. (carrots, tomatoes, spinach, corn, etc.) Monetary donations […]

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