The tickets for the 1957 Chevy Bel-Air sold out. The drawing will be this weekend at the Brat Fest. The money gained from the raffle is going towards the Madonna Renewal Center.
The Sisters of the Immaculate Heart of Mary (the Blue Nuns) want to include everybody in their mission to help women in difficult pregnancies. They were given a wing of the old St Francis Hospital on Freeport, IL. Their plane is to house up to 20 women with their young children. They want top tech them about family life and their dignity as women. They are getting close to getting enough money to finish the first phase of the building project. They still need your help and participation. There will be more local fundraiser events this fall.
- October 17 Brat Fest 11am -3pm on Madonna Renewal Center grounds.
- Knights of Columbus breakfast October 25 8am to 12noon at Aquin High School
- November 14th Dance at Eagles Club
The ’57 Chevy raffle will be done this Saturday, but the Sisters still need your generocity. Think about giving online at their website at: http://madonnarenewalcenter.com/ .