1Did you know Last year, Catholic Charities impacted more than 1,500 people through its Department of Workforce and Education, empowering them with services such as job readiness skills, hands-on training and high school equivalency classes. Your contribution to the 2020 Appeal helps students of all ages and back-
grounds chase and achieve their dreams. Will you think of them this Appeal season? Make a secure donation online at ccwny.org/donation or by calling (716) 218-1400. Think of Me.

Women’s Day of Recollection

Saturday, April 18, 2020 from 10am-2pm (reg. at 9:30)

More information can be found here

Array of Hope

Array of Hope will return to Our Lady of Mercy Parish Center for a Saturday, September 19th 7:00 pm Concert.

TUITION ASSISTANCE FOR PRIVATE GRAMMAR SCHOOLS: The BISON Children’s Scholarship Fund provides tuition assistance to economically eligible children entering Kindergarten-8th grade throughout the eight counties of Western New York. The BISON Fund’s Scholarship pre-application is now available for NEW families for the 2020-21 school year. If selected, the scholarships can be used at any private grammar school in WNY. The deadline to apply is February 28. You can apply online at www.bisonfund.com or call 716-854-0869.

RECYCLE FOR LOVE BUGS: Your refund for can and bottle deposits can help our children at Love Bugs Pre-school. Take your empty bottles and cans to Mickel’s Nickels, 80 Lake Street, LeRoy and tell them you would like the money to go to Love Bugs Preschool. It is that easy! We thank you now, and the children will thank you later!

ROSARY FOR THE END OF ABORTION: Every Saturday morning at 8:00 a.m. the Mercedarian Third Order prays the Rosary for the end to abortion, world peace and for the sick or distressed of our parish. Everyone is invited to participate.

THE HOLY ROSARY is prayed Monday through Friday at 7:00 a.m. and on Sundays at 10:15 a.m. Please consider coming to Mass early to pray the Rosary with your fellow parishioners.

St. Brigid’s Happenings

Happening Elsewhere

1Facing separation? Divorce? Remarried yet need annulment? Know someone who is in this difficulty? Are you or someone you know suffering from divorce in your family? See our free monthly on-line support available at nonnatus.org or contact our director in the link. It is the great healing Mercy of Jesus for suffering hearts.

The St. Raymond Nonnatus Foundation for Freedom, Family, and Faith offers free on-line support meetings helping families and individuals affected by divorce and separation. Join an on-line meeting via your lap-top or phone in the comfort of your home. Email director.srnf@gmail.com or text/call 215-870-9913 for more information or go to www.nonnatus.org. Find us on social media at “Philly Nonnatus” and “St. Ray-mond Nonnatus Foundation.”

THE DEACON’S CLOSET is available year round!. The purpose of this ministry is to assist those who cannot afford medically needed equipment to assist with in-home care with items such as wheelchairs, canes, walkers, com-modes, etc. If you need the use of items or want to donate, please call 585-813-3588. There is no charge for the use of equipment.