Mission Statement of The National Council of Catholic Women
The National Council of Catholic Women acts through its membership to support, empower and educate all Catholic women in spirituality, leadership and service. NCCW programs respond with Gospel values to the needs of the Church and society in the modern world.
The Blessed Trinity Council of Catholic Women is affiliated with the National Council of Catholic Women (NCCW), a nationwide organization founded in 1920 at the call of the Bishops of the United States.
The Council of Catholic Women continues to be an avenue for uniting Catholic women while creating a forum for networking. The council is proud of the opportunities it provides for spiritual and educational enrichment, thus heightening awareness of issues, enhancing the members self-esteem, and sharpening their advocacy skills.
Come Grow with Us
Blessed Trinity CCW offers you an opportunity to:
- Join a circle.
- Develop friendships with women of like values.
- Enrich your spiritual development.
- Work together using your unique talents.
- Explore ideas on helping to meet the needs of our families, our parish, our community and our world.
- Keep abreast of current issues that impact us all.
September 25: Social: Fashion Show and General Meeting 1:00-3:00pm at Elder Care
October 4: Northern Deanery Meeting, Blessed Sacrament
November 19: Morning of Reflection, 8:00am Mass, Community Center
December 5-8: Children’s Christmas Sale
January 7: Epiphany Party-General Meeting, Community Center
January 14-15: CCW Sunday, Diaper/wipes drive, Ministry weekend in Portico February 11: NDCCW Board Meeting, Elder Care
February 11-12: Candy Sale
March 25: Northern Deanery Meeting, St. Patrick’s, Mt. Dora
April 4-6: Catholic Days Capitol
April 22-24: ODCCW Convention
May 7: Our Lady of Good Counsel Award/Scholarship
May 9: General Meeting Dinner
July 29-30: Lake Yale Leadership Symposium
Blessed Trinity CCW
Officers and Board Members 2016-2017
Co-Presidents: Sandy Stanley 873-6021 or Marleen Wiersum 629-2872
Vice President: Paulette Hamilton 694-7088
Recording/Corresponding Secretary: Patti Palermo 622-7760
Treasurer: Reina Matychak 843-6737
Spirituality: Anne LaPlant 629-0691
Leadership: Rosemarie Oliveros 854-0641
Legislative: Marilyn Hinds 732-6596
Historian: Janice Cerra 690-2485
Northern Deanery Rep: Fran Garcia 237-7425
Spiritual Advisor: Fr. Pat Sheedy 629-8092
Circles & Facilitators
2nd Wednesday 7:00pm
Blessed Trinity School Building – Room 201
Facilitator – Rosemarie Oliveros 854-0641
3rd Tuesday 1:00pm
4040 SE 23rd Terrace, Ocala
Facilitator – Anne LaPlant 629-0691