Buffalo Volunteers Honored

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Three Ladies of Charity from Buffalo: Dorothy Gietl, Leona Prinzbach, and Joan Quigley, were honored recently by the Erie County Retired and Senior Volunteer Program. In recognition of having served at least 4,000 hours of volunteer work in their lifetimes, they received the Presidential Volunteer Service Award. Recipients set a high standard for service, encourage […]

St. John’s Prep Pilgrimage to Miraculous Medal Shrine

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On November 11, St. John’s Prep Junior Ladies of Charity sponsored its annual pilgrimage to the Miraculous Medal Shrine in Germantown, Philadelphia. A highlight on the Prep calendar, 55 students departed Astoria bright and early. Arriving in Philadelphia, they were welcomed by Father Miles Heinen, CM. The students viewed a documentary on St. Vincent de Paul: […]

Junior Ladies of Northeastern Region Meet in Mini-Assembly

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Five Junior Ladies of Charity and seven adults traveled from the Buffalo Diocese, meeting nine Juniors and three adults from the St. John’s association on Friday, Oct. 24 at the Carondelet Hospitality Center in Latham, N.Y. Several Ladies and Daughters of Charity from Albany also participated on Saturday. After getting acquainted on Friday evening and […]