At St. Patrick Cathedral in Charlotte, Fr. Lucas Rossi held the parish’s first Commitment Weekend. From this appeal, 81 families pledged an additional $179,919. Next weekend, Fr. Rossi will conclude the Forward in Faith, Hope, and Love campaign efforts with a final opportunity for parishioners to participate at Mass.
At St. Peter in Charlotte, Fr. Pat Earl concluded the campaign with a second Commitment Weekend welcoming gifts of more than $208,000. One special, sacrificial gift came from a parishioner who specified she was ‘age 9’. Upon hearing about this gift, one volunteer commented, “I think that it is the best gift of our campaign!”
St. Matthew in Charlotte held its final Commitment Weekend. Msgr. John McSweeney and the Leadership Team are thankful and humbled by the generosity of the St. Matthew parish community. More than $3,500,000 has been pledged by 660 families.
Fr. John Putnam invited the entire St. Mark community in Huntersville to make a decision regarding their participation in the campaign at all Masses. An additional $808,719 was raised from this in-pew appeal. Fr. John will provide the parish family a final opportunity next weekend.