Category Archives: Service

Reminder- White Elephant Sale

Our parish White Elephant Sale will be held on May 23rd and proceeds will benefit the CWL. Here is how you can help make the event a success: Donate items for the sale- We are accepting any gently used books, … Continue reading

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Stewardship Awards‏

On Sunday April 12th the Annual Stewardship Awards were presented to two of our Sisters in the League at Holy Rosary Cathedral by Archbishop Michael Miller.  Jane Rosenthal is CWL President at the Cathedral and also serves as the receptionist … Continue reading

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March 24th Meeting

Please note that our March 24th meeting will begin at 7pm in the portable. Our council is collecting items for the children’s play room at Eva’s House (a local transition house for women fleeing abuse). Please bring along any gently used … Continue reading

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Stamping out Social Injustice

To support the Canadian Catholic Organization for Development and Peace (CCODP), our CWL council has been collecting used postage stamps. The stamps are sold to collectors and the funds raised allow the CCODP to continue their work towards social and … Continue reading

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Walking Toward Healing

In September 2013, A Truth and Reconciliation event was held in Vancouver. The occasion served as a chance for those affected by Indian Residential Schools to share their experiences with the public and with the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of … Continue reading

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Living your Catholic Faith

The December 2012 edition of the Catholic Mountain Star (a newspaper published by the Diocese of Nelson, BC) contained a thoughtful article on ‘The Importance and Relevance of the CWL’ written by Father Rex Velmonte. Click on the image to … Continue reading

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For I was hungry and you gave me food

Earlier this year, our CWL council teamed up with St. Joseph’s Youth Group to make ‘Sandwiches for the Soul’ and distribute them to the needy on Vancouver’s downtown eastside. The event was a success; it brought two parish groups together … Continue reading

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Sandwiches for the Soul- Nov 17

On Saturday, November 17th, the CWL will be teaming up with the Youth Group to make sandwiches and distribute them on Vancouver’s downtown eastside. We encourage all ladies to join us for this worthwhile project. We will meet in the … Continue reading

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In the News

As many may remember, our group teamed up with the Youth Group in March 2012 to make sandwiches and distribute them in Vancouver’s downtown eastside. We did not realize at the time, but the event received a brief mention in … Continue reading

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Domestic Abuse Services-Open House

Our Lady of Good Counsel Domestic Abuse Services is having an office blessing and holding an open house on Saturday, July 14, 2012 at 10am. The event will take place at 201-14045 104th Avenue, Surrey. This event will also be … Continue reading

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