Kolbe House, the Jail Ministry for the Archdiocese, invites all to attend a bilingual Mass (Spanish/English), at 3 p.m., on Sunday, August 2, at Assumption Parish, 2434 South California in Chicago. Anyone who has been personally affected by incarceration, a victim of crime, or anyone who wants to be part of the ministry through prayer is
especially invited to attend this Mass. If you are an ex-offender or have a loved one in jail or prison, please come. For more information, please call Deacon Pablo or Fr. Arturo at Kolbe House: 773-247-0070, or email Pablo at email@example.com.
Join Archbishop Blase J. Cupich and the Young Adult Ministry Office of the Archdiocese for the Theology on Tap Finale on Saturday, August 8, at 3 p.m., at Holy Name Cathedral, State and Superior Streets in Chicago.
Following the Theology on Tap Finale, Holy Name Cathedral will host Nightfever, beginning with Mass at 7:30 p.m. Rev. Tom McCarthy, O.S.A. will be the main celebrant and homilist. For more information, visit www.nightfeverchicago.org.
Catholic Charities 5th Annual Holy Family Golf Invitational
Wednesday, August 12
Catholic Charities cordially invites you to the 5th Annual Holy Family Golf Invitational on August 12, at the Gleneagles Country Club in Lemont. This event benefits current capital needs of Holy Family Villa. The day will kick off with morning refreshments, 18 holes
of golf, contest holes, and a grilled lunch on the course. Golf will be followed by cocktails, hors d’oeuvres, dinner, pick-a-prize and a silent auction. Tickets are $225, foursome tickets $800, dinner tickets $75. Sponsorship opportunities are available. For tickets and more information, please call (630) 257-2291 or visit www.catholiccharities.net/hfvgolf.
Catholic Charities 5th Annual Patrick J. Ryan Golf Outing
Thursday, August 20
Catholic Charities invites you to golf 18 holes at the beautiful St. Andrews Golf Course Country Club in West Chicago on August 20, benefiting the Loving Outreach
to Survivors of Suicide (LOSS) Program. Enjoy a continental breakfast, lunch, and exciting hole contests. Immediately following golf, we invite you to attend a cocktail reception, award ceremony, dinner, and a fabulous Silent Auction and Raffle. Reservations begin at $225 per golfer and sponsorship opportunities range from $15,000 as a Presenting Sponsor, to $350 as a Hole Sponsor. Please contact Jodi Hill, Event Coordinator, at 312-948-6797 or firstname.lastname@example.org for more information, or to secure your reservation today!
2015 Golden Wedding Anniversary Mass
Attend the annual Golden Wedding Anniversary Mass at Holy Name Cathedral, State and Superior Streets in Chicago, on August 30, at 2:45 p.m. For more information, visit www.familyministries.org.
The Catholic Charities 14th Annual Gala of the Arts will take place on Friday, September 11 at Chicago’s Navy Pier in the Grand Ballroom. The event will feature an exquisite Art Show & Sale, Cocktails, Dinner, Grand Raffle,
and a Live Performance by Abba Fab: The Premier Abba Tribute Show. Money raised supports the quarter of a million people who rely on Catholic Charities Emergency Assistance. Reservations start at $250.
For more information or to purchase tickets, please visit www.GalaOfTheArts.com.
Catholic Charities invites you to attend the 15th Annual Brighter Futures Golf Outing at the beautiful and historic Oak Park Country Club on September 14 benefiting Catholic Charities Homeless Services in the West Region. Golfers will be provided with lunch and full
access to the clubs practice facilities beginning at 10:30 a.m. Golf officially begins at 12:30 p.m. with a shotgun start. Immediately following golf, guests are invited to attend a cocktail reception and dinner featuring a silent auction and raffle.
Reservations begin at $475 per golfer. Cocktails, afternoon playing cards and dinner tickets for are available for non-golfers for $125. For more information or to purchase tickets, please visit www.catholiccharities.net/brighterfutures.
Chicago Catholic Scripture School
Courses Begin this Fall
Interested in signing up for the Archdiocesan Adult Bible Study program? Sign up for the Chicago Catholic Scripture School!
Join Marriage and Family Ministries on a pilgrimage to Philadelphia for the 2015 World Meeting of Families. For more information, contact Amanda Thompson at email@example.com or 312-534-8391. Visit www.worldmeeting2015.org for more information and resources.
AIDS Run and Walk Chicago Join Team Catholic Charities
Saturday, September 26
Save the date for the AIDS Foundation of Chicago annual run/walk event on Saturday,
September 26, at Soldier Field. Join team Catholic Charities or contribute by making a donation.
90% of the proceeds benefit Catholic Charities HIV/AIDS program in Cook and Lake County even if
you are unable to participate on the day of the event. Visit www.aidsrunwalk.org and search “Catholic Charities” to join the team or donate.
For more information, please contact Laura Kuever at 847-782-4265 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Ecumenical & Interfaith Convocation at CTU
Saturday, October 3
Attend this Convocation, Co-sponsored by Catholic Theological Union, The ACTS Common Council, The Archdiocese of Chicago Office for Peace & Justice, and the Archdiocese of Chicago Office for Ecumenical and Interreligious Affairs, on Saturday, October 3, beginning at 9 a.m., at the Catholic Theological Union, 5416 South Cornell Avenue in Chicago. In light of Pope Francis' recent encyclical on the environment, participants will come together to pray and worship in celebration of God's gift of creation; share moral wisdom and theological knowledge on environmental justice; share practical skills, strategies, and processes necessary for environmental justice ministries; and network with one another for mutual encouragement and enrichment.