More Parishes Are Exceeding Their Goals for 2012 Appeal

Response to the 2012 Annual Catholic Appeal, “Sharing God’s Gifts to Build God’s Kingdom in Brooklyn and Queens,” continues to grow.
Pledges have exceeded $7.2 million, with actual receipts exceeding $4.4 million.  More than 32,000 donors have participated.
In addition to those that have already been listed, the following parishes have now exceeded their goals in pledges:
Holy Name, Park Slope – 102.15%
Immaculate Heart of Mary, Windsor Terrace – 108.37%
Incarnation, Queens Village – 101.01%
Our Lady of Grace, Howard Beach – 102.84%
Our Lady of Guadalupe, Dyker Heights – 100.85%
Our Lady of Lourdes, Queens Village – 106.3%
Our Lady of Snows, North Floral Park – 101.67%
Our Lady of Solace, Coney Island – 104.97%
Our Lady of Sorrows, Corona – 165.13%
Queen of All Saints, Fort Greene -104.57%
Sacred Heart, Bayside – 102.94%
Sacred Heart, Glendale – 100.32%
St. Bartholomew, Elmhurst – 108.98%
St. Bernadette, Dyker Heights – 101.85%
St. Brendan, Midwood – 102.45%
St. Catharine of Alexandria, Borough Park – 117.93%
St. Clare, Rosedale – 182.71%
St. Clement Pope, South Ozone Park – 101.36%
St. Dominic, Bensonhurst – 109.40%
St. Edmund, Sheepshead Bay – 111.62%
St. Helen, Howard Beach – 112.80%
St. John Evangelist – St. Rocco, Sunset Park – 102.25%
St. Joseph, Jamaica – 156.22%
St. Joseph Patron, Bushwick – 101.71%
St. Margaret Mary, Middle Village – 109.39%
St. Martin of Tours, Bushwick – 102.49%
St. Mary, Long Island City – 126.87%
St. Mary Star of the Sea, Carroll Gardens – 103.10%
St. Pancras, Glendale – 101.80%
SS. Peter and Paul, Williamsburg – 247%
St. Teresa, Woodside – 147.93%
Transfiguration, Maspeth – 100.74%
Transfiguration, Williamsburg – 115.38%
St. Vincent Ferrer, Flatbush – 108.86%
The following parishes have already gone over their goal in receipts: Holy Name, Park Slope; St. Bernadette, Dyker Heights; St. Brendan, Midwood; St. Catharine of Alexandria, Borough Park; St. Charles Borromeo, Brooklyn Heights; St. Joseph, Jamaica; St. Mary Mother of Jesus, Bensonhurst; St. Mel, Flushing; St. Patrick, Bay Ridge; St. Rosalia-Regina Pacis, Bensonhurst; and Transfiguration, Maspeth.
All receipts over the diocesan goal for parishes are returned to the parishes for their general use.  For more information, contact the Appeal Office by e-mail, parishgiving@diobrook.org or call, 718-965-7300, ext. 1602.