Jerry Tiarsmith, Chair
Pennies from Heaven
A charitable program to support the Priests/Brothers at the Monastery of the Holy Spirit in Conyers in addition to the Sisters at the Carmelite Monastery in Savannah. The original program called for every parish council in the state to “pass the hat” at each council meeting collecting whatever loose change each member attending had in their pocket. The monies are forwarded quarterly to the state council for a group distribution to the Monastery.
Special Olympics Georgia provides year-round sports training and athletic competition for children and adults with intellectual disabilities. There goal is to help bring persons with intellectual disabilities into the larger society under conditions whereby they are accepted, respected, and given the chance to become useful and productive citizens.
Super Bowl Social
An annual Council social activity that brings members and their families together to enjoy a great American football tradition in a family-friendly atmosphere of fellowship and celebration.