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Celebrate Life Ministry

Mission

The Celebrate Life Ministry provides Notre Dame parishioners information and programs on sustaining life from natural conception until natural death.

Goals

Promote the recognition of the dignity of human life from conception until death.

Educate parishioners on the need to defend and protect the most vulnerable of our society.

Provide support to organizations which sustain a culture of life.  The following organizations are supported:

Waterleaf         www.waterleafwc.org

Caring Network    www.caringnetwork.com

Aid for Women     www.aidforwomen.org

Mercy Home for Boys and Girls     www.mercyhome.org

Little Sisters of the Poor    www.littlesistersofthepoor.org

 

Rosary

Notre Dame Celebrate Life Ministry is selling rosaries handcrafted by the Maasai women from the O’Brien School in Tanzania. These rosaries would make beautiful Mother’s Day, First Communion, graduation or wedding gifts and feature Our Lady of Guadalupe, Patroness of the Unborn, to help us pray for the protection of all life. 
 
Making Rosaries
 
The widowed women of the Maasai are left with nothing when their husbands die. For the first time, this rosary project provides the women with the opportunity to earn money for their efforts, allowing them to help their children receive an education and to purchase food in the market instead of trading firewood for bags of rice.
 
Firewood
 
All proceeds will support the women of the O’Brien School for the Maasai and Aid for Women crisis pregnancy centers. 
 
Please send the following information to Mimsie O’Hara at mimsieoh@gmail.com
Name 
Address
Phone Number 
Email Address  
 
Once we receive your order we will contact you to arrange for delivery of the rosary(ies) to your front door. Checks should be made payable to: The O’Brien School for the Maasai. Suggested donation for each rosary is $45 

 

Maasai Women and Children

Life in Tanzania

Two Maasai Women Making Rosaries
Making Rosaries
Finished Rosaries