Testimonials


The Schoenstatt Sisters of Mary, thank you for your donation toward this year's projects. We were able to renovate our parking lot and a number of other areas. Your contribution will help our place become even more beautiful in this year of Mercy. -- Sr. M. Isabel Bracero, Schoenstatt Movement, Diocese of Madison, Coordinator

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Gifts like yours to the Catholic Multicultural Center (CMC) are the main support allowing us to provide both a safety net and new opportunity on the south side of Madison. We recently purchased a catering-equipped van for our Culinary Creations Catering (CCC) job program to food can be transported safely to serving sites. CCC trains hard-to-employ adults, who receive a second chance in a high-demand field, and experience with everything from school lunches to gala dinners. Last year our gardens produced 7,300 pounds of fresh food for food pantry guests and improvements to both our free English as a Second Language program and free job search computer lab are underway. Thank you for helping CMC "make a difference one person at a time." -- Msgr.Ken Fiedler, Pastor, Our Lady Queen of Peace and Andy Russell, Director.

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The St. Mary's Foundation thanks you for your generous support to help us achieve our mission of providing exceptional health care services to our patients, Care Center residents and families we serve every day. Gifts help provide equipment and resources for clinical staff, support continuing education and create a beautiful healing environment for everyone entering our doors. A patient recently commented, "Your St. Mary's family became our family, if only for a brief but important time in our lives." -- S.L., Executive Director

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Thank you very much for your generous gift to aid the over 30,000 members of Parish of St. Anthony of Padua in Morelia, Michoaca`n, Mexico. Since our parish is located on he outskirts of the city, the majority of the faithful are poor and progress is very slow. Currently we are building a Pastoral Center which will increase our number of classrooms from 7 to 15 for the over 1,300 children in religious education. We plan to use your donation to purchase blackboards and crucifixes for the classrooms. -- Fr. Phil Schoofs

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Your contribution supports the Valley of Our Lady Monastery's growing contemplative monastic community dedicated to serve God in prayer, to praise him and to pray for the needs of the world. All the sisters pray to our Holy Mother of God that she watch tenderly over each and every one of the members of your Club. Thank you for your dedication to help so many projects. -- Sr. Dolores for Mother Bernardo and all the Sisters.

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Our Lady of Hope Clinic thanks the Madison Catholic Woman's Club for their donation which helps support our clinic's mission of providing free primary medical care to the uninsured in our community, and 100% pro-life care to everyone who walks through our doors. Our Lady of Hope Clinic has provided nearly 5,000 free clinic visits to uninsured members of the community and because of your donation, our clinic is currently giving 75% of our clinic visits to uninsured recipient patients. -- JJ, Director of Development

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The Directors of Camp Gray thank you for your contribution. It will be used to continue to keep Camp Gray a place for Faith, Friends and Fun for years to come. We continue to experience steady growth in our programs at camp. In addition to serving more than 1,300 campers in 2016, we serve increasing numbers of people in our family camp, church and school retreats, family reunions and Environmental Stewardship Program for schools.The resulting strain on our facilities and staff challenges us to acquire the resources needed to maintain high-quality programs and services. Your gift is a sign of your support for the great things that happen at camp. Thank you for believing in Camp Gray! -- Camp Gray Directors

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Through your generation donation to the Society of St. Vincent de Paul, you are directly helping our neighbors in need every day. We hear their stories of jobs lost, hours cut and health crises. Our stores give away clothing, beds and other furniture valued at about $500,000 to needy families through our voucher programs. Most are extremely grateful that someone cares enough to help. Thank you on behalf of the needs of others.Together, we are making a tangible difference in hundreds of lives each week -- Ralph Middlecamp, Chief Executive Officer

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Thank you for your contribution to the Edgewood High School Grant Fund in the name of Madison Catholic Woman's Club. Your support of this fund directly helps students like me who are receiving financial assistance to attend Edgewood. I am getting a very good education in a caring environment that will enable me to pursue my future goals and dreams when I graduate. Thank you for letting me experience and grow through my high school years here at Edgewood -- J.M.

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In addition to the wonderful baby items donated to the Pregnancy Helpline, we received a check in the mail from the baby shower. We depend on donations for everything we do and are grateful for the community support. -- A. H., Executive Director

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Thank you for your most generous monetary gift to the Women's Care Center Madison. It helps us continue our mission of helping unborn babies and their parents. You make it possible to touch moms, dads, babies and families every day. - Greg and Ann Wagner

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Thank you for your donation to the Triangle Community Ministry. Your contribution helps pay salaries, provides programs like Art for Life and women's health events. All help ensure the physical and spiritual health of residents. We extend our deep gratitude. -- M. N., Outreach Development Manager

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The Catholic Multicultural Center (CMC) could not help so many families and individuals in need if it wasn't for the support of prayers, finances, and volunteers from groups like the Madison Catholic Woman's Club. The CMC is grateful to have the continued support of the Madison Catholic Woman's Club.

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A Love Light was purchased by Mary Quamme and Karen Wilke to honor and celebrate the life of the Madison Catholic Woman's Club. This Lights of Love program is dedicated to enriching lives and healing hearts. This is a special way to honor a cherished loved one or commenorate the life of someone special during this holiday season. The names of those honored or memorialized will be displayed in the hospital main lobby and hospital Atrium. - sponsored by St. Mary's Auxiliary

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The Global Solidarity Partnership Committee is indebted to you for your generous donation. Your support for the Diocesan Donkey Project located in the Diocese of Navrongo/Bolgatanga in Ghana West Africa provides hope, additional income and improved nourishment to the lives of the poor women farmers and their families. God bless you and please keep our partner diocese in Navrongo/Bolgatanga Ghana in your thoughts and prayers. - C.M., Global Solidarity Partnership Coordinator