The devotion to Mary, Mother of Godwas was celebrated in May by Catholic Daughters of the Americas, Court Massabielle, with a crowning ceremony.
Rochelle Bergeron was installed as the newest member of the Catholic Daughters of the Americas, Court Massabielle 1134, at the court’s April meeting.
On March 7, St. Catherine of Siena Catholic Daughters of the Americas Court 2735 donated nonperishable food items to the St. Joseph Catholic Church’s St. Vincent DePaul Food Pantry.
Court Massabielle 1134 of the Catholic Daughters of the Americas donated needed household supplies, linens and personal care items for the Tri-Parish Veterans Shelter in Houma. From left are court Regent Veronica Governale, VFW Post 4222 Commander Sherman Whiting, court members Ellen LaHoste, Giving Project Chairperson Barbara Strader, Lana Domino, Judy Blanco and Sundra Deshotel, VFW Post 4222 Quartermaster Raymond Rutledge, and court members Betty Rulf, Florina Bergeron, Gail Breaux, Karen Listi, Betsy Grizzaffi and Marie Swiber.
Each year, local, selects a giving project in keeping with its commitment to the motto of “Unity and Charity.”