social justice

What’s Going On: This Week At St. Elizabeth’s

MULTI-CULTURAL FAIR, Saturday June 8 This past year, 30 children from our parish received extra English language and math tutoring through our Education Ministry. Almost 50 teens from more than 12 high schools around Richmond volunteered hundreds of hours to work one-on-one with our students. These teen volunteers have taken it upon themselves to showcase

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*WATCH* Videos of Parish Ministries

Welcome to St. Elizabeth’s Virtual Volunteer Fair. On this webpage is a listing of the ministries of St. Elizabeth Church. Each Ministry Leader made a video to introduce you to their ministry and show you how their ministry supports the mission of St. Elizabeth. Spend some time meeting the parishioners and discovering how you

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What’s Going On: 10 August 2022

PAX CHRISTI HONORS CATHY WOODSON Pax Christi USA, the Catholic Peace Movement, honored Cathy as an Ambassador of Peace. Cathy received the award at their 50th Anniversary National Assembly, held in Arlington, VA on On Sunday, August 7. Congratulations, Cathy. Thank you for inspiring us to bring peace into our families and community. FALL MASS

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What’s Going On: 12 September 2021

POPCORN FUNDRAISER ENDS AT 6 PM on Sunday, September 12! Have you ordered your popcorn? If not, you better hurry. 1) CLICK >> https://popup.doublegood.com/s/83gice96 This is the link to our popup popcorn store. No apps. No logins. Just popcorn. 2) PLACE YOUR ORDER DoubleGood pops delicious popcorn in great flavors: ‘Carmel-Diem,” “Holla-Peno,” “In Queso Fire,”

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What’s Going On: 18 July 2021

INTRODUCING SAINT ELIZABETH'S EDUCATIONAL MINISTRY Tusome Pamoja is a special program spearheaded by Liz Wiznerowicz and Kenya Gray to serve our students in the Umoja community. Students who had long interruptions in their formal education can receive a personalized ESL curriculum from our Private Satellite School Program. Classes and activities start Tuesday July 13. We

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Nehemiah Action 2021

The following city officials said they will attend the Nehemiah Action on Tuesday, March 23: Councilpersons Lynch, Robertson, Jones, Addison and Jordan and Richmond Chief of Police Gerald Smith. (Mayor Stoney decided not to attend.) When a city official commits to attending the Nehemiah Action, RISC tells them the questions we will ask them

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What is Nehemiah Action?

The Nehemiah Action is the main event for RISC's year-long community organizing. RISC – Richmonders Involved to Strengthen Our Communities - is made up of congregations from Richmond, Henrico and Chesterfield. St. Elizabeth is a member. Last year, RISC members voted to focus on two very important issues: increasing affordable housing and decreasing gun

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Call To Action – March 2021 – Social Justice

March is an important month in our year-long journey with the congregations who are members of RISC. We have been marching - virtually - to increase affordable housing and decrease gun violence in Richmond. You are welcome to walk with us. It is as simple as logging onto our Zoom meetings so you are

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Call To Action – February 2021

February 10: Social Justice Monthly Meeting Wednesday Feb. 10 at 7  pm on Zoom To join, click HERE to open up the meeting on Zoom. You can call in at 646-558-8656 If prompted, enter the Meeting ID #506 956 9927 and Meeting Password 022313 Newcomers are welcome. February Black History Month The Diocese

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Social Justice Agents Of Change – January 2021

St. Elizabeth's Social Justice Committee met on January 12 for our first meeting of 2021. We welcomed Mark M. and Mark K. who attended their first committee meeting. VICPP Email Alerts: The Virginia Interfaith Center (St. Elizabeth is a member) is a non-partisan coalition of 23,000 members including 700 faith communities. The General Assembly is

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