Friday Adoration and Fun Night
A Youth Adoration Night will be held on Friday, April 29, 6 p.m. at Holy Family Church in Canarsie. Live music, praise and worship, fellowship, and talks on vocation. Theme: Master where are you staying? Sponsored by Holy Family and St. Laurence Church. For more information, call Father Robert at 718-257-4423 or Elba Melendez at 646-327-8364.
VBCC Youth Leadership
The Vicariate of Black Catholic Concerns (VBCC) Youth Leadership Ambassador Program is a select group of high school students (freshmen to seniors) who have shown leadership qualities, a desire to succeed, a positive attitude and prayerful spirit, and want to give back to their community and the Church.
Each youth is expected to attend Vicariate events, Ambassador enrichment days, a youth retreat and a community service event.
VBCC youth leaders have to be nominated by their pastor and youth minister. After the nomination, the youth are interviewed and a decision is made about acceptance. If you are interested in the program, you will need to fill out an application. Please email email@example.com.
Peacemakers Awards Reception
Congrats to Caroline Bandigan, a senior at Bishop Loughlin H.S., who is one of the young peacebuilders being recognized by Pax Christi.
Caroline will be receiving a Certificate of Commendation for her peacebuilding efforts from PCMNY. Other Maloof Family Young Peacebuilders include Paul Thomas, St. Raymond High School for Boys,the Bronx (winner); and and Jillian Eberlein, Notre Dame Academy H.S., Staten Island.
A reception will take place on May 15, at St. Joseph’s Church in Greenwich Village, Lower Manhattan. Tickets $25 for youth. To attend, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 212-420-0250.
Youth Page Submissions
Submit items to email@example.com or facebook.com. For more information, call 718-517-3101.