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Highlights of Central California Coast Activities—2008 and 2009

Central California Coast Chapter of Maryknoll Affiliates

 

Highlights of our Activities—2008 and 2009


2009

December

Fr. Steve Judd visits our Chapter—tells about Bolivia, Maryknoll Language Institute, Christopher Leadership, other activities in Cochabamba. Fr. Steve Judd MM

 

 

July-December

CCC Chapter organizes St. Patrick’s Parish involvement as an Apostle Church in local Habitat for Humanity build of four homes.

Invocation

Invocation

Build

Build

Dedication

Dedication

November

Member David Schaffner joins MA National Board and attends his first board meeting in Ossining, NY— pictured with wife, Paula, and Affiliate Manny Hotchkiss, of Beaverton, OR. Paula and David Schaffner and Manny Hotchkiss

August

Reno Chapter Members David and Paula Schaffner are guests at Reno, NV, Maryknoll Affiliate Chapter meeting; hear Fr. Steve Judd (top, right) of Bolivia. Invocation (Fundraising/Sign-ups) Build Dedication

September

Charlie & Marta Reilly, California Regional Coordinators, attend our CCC Chapter Covenant Signing Ceremony. LtoR: Signers: Tricia Witt, Margaret Mott, Tom Clough, David Schaffner, [Marta & Charles Reilly], Paula Schaffner, Joan Bogle. Not in photo—Joan McKenna, Mary Lou Phillips. Covenant Signing

July

Member Tom Clough coordinates staffing of Diocesan Social Justice booth at Midstate Fair; other members volunteer to help.

 May-June

Get on the Bus
Member Tom Clough coordinates St. Patrick’s Parish involvement in Get on the Bus, which helps children visit their incarcerated parents in California prisons on Mother’s Day & Father’s Day.

April

Member Margaret Mott returns to Kenya for 4th time, to visit missions where she and her husband sponsor students’ education.

March

East Bay Chapter
Members David and Paula Schaffner join members from several California Chapters at lunch break during Los Angeles Religious Education Congress.

January

Member Margaret Mott leads a discussion of Immigration issues at MA meeting attended by several interested parishioners.


 

2008

December

David Loretan, of Maryknoll Lay Missioners, Ossining, visits our chapter and speaks about current Lay Missioner activity.

 October

Chapter works with San Francisco Region of Maryknoll Fathers & Brothers to co-host Benefactor Appreciation Day at St. Patrick’s Church, Arroyo Grande. Benefactor Day
Benefactor Day

April

Member Paula Schaffner –short/term volunteer with Lay Missioners Billy & Kathleen Doerner in Chiang Mai, Thailand. Pictured is Billy visiting with former Phonsawan Child Development Center student in the slums. Thailand

March

Matt Dulka and Marie Wren, of Maryknoll Fathers & Brothers’ San Francisco Region visit us and talk about Maryknoll Affiliates and Maryknoll in general.

January

Mary Ryan-HotchkissManny Hotchkiss
Visiting past Maryknoll Affiliate Board Member Mary Ryan Hotchkiss speaks about the four pillars of Maryknoll Affiliates and comments on her Peace shirt to Margaret Mott. Her husband, Manny Hotchkiss discusses the Palestinian Conflict.
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