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NEXT MOTHERS' GUILD MEETING AND SENIOR MOM CELEBRATION - MONDAY, MAY 7TH
Our final meeting of the year will take place on Monday, May 7th, beginning with our 7:00 PM Annual Remembrance Mass in the Chapel.
Following Mass will be our meeting and a light catered dinner in honor of our Senior Moms and Guardians. All are invited! Please click here to view the invitation. Please click here to RSVP by April 30.
Junior Moms and Guardians who would like to help host this event by volunteering your time or donating desserts or wine may click here to access our Sign Up Genius.
ANNUAL REMEMBRANCE MASS-MONDAY, MAY 7TH 7:00 PM
The May Mothers Guild Mass is our Annual Remembrance Mass during which we pray for loved ones we have lost. If you have a deceased loved one you would like remembered at this liturgy, please click here to submit his or her name.
CLASS OF 2020 RING ORDERING INFORMATION
A parent information night for ring ordering will be held on Monday, April 23 from 5-7 in the Firebird Field House lobby.
Orders will also be taken at the lunch periods on Tuesday, April 24.
ALUMNI DINNER THANK YOU
At our meeting on April 9th, we welcomed back to HGP more than 50 Alumni Moms and Guardians. They were treated to a tour of The Holt Center, followed by Mass and a catered dinner shared with current Moms and Guardians.
A warm thank you to our Senior Grade Representatives, Toni Arnone, Kate Lawall, Cathleen Parsons, and Teri Seibert and our Alumni Representatives, Anne Marie Horgan and Stephanie Marcinkowski for planning this wonderful event.
We also thank our Hospitality Coordinators, Peggy McLean and Joanie Cancelliere, the Senior Moms who volunteered and donated items for the celebration, and our Alumni Moms who participated in the liturgy.
The Class of 2018 senior group portrait will be taken on April 24th (rain date April 26th) by Catalano Studio. Orders are now being taken for the portraits on their website. Please click here to order. Deadline to order is April 20th.
MOTHER SON DANCE WAS A ROCKIN' GOOD TIME!
On Saturday, March 10th, over 500 Mothers and Sons rocked the night away at the Firebird Fieldhouse. We are grateful to all those who contributed to the success of this event! Thank you to our Mothers' Guild dance chairs Keya Watkins and Nancy Castner for a fantastic, memorable dance. Thanks also to Judy Krohn for her outstanding design work, Sara Volpe and Sheila Stauffer for a beautiful Mass, all of our Alumni Moms who returned to help us out, our fantastic facilities and maintenance staff, HGP Administration for their support and to all the volunteers. It was great seeing so many moms/guardians and sons having an amazing time together.
Click here to view the Mother Son Dance photo gallery courtesy of Catalano Studio.
SENIOR MEMORY VIDEO
The Class of 2018 Senior Memory Video can now be ordered. Included in this video is footage from the Charity Ball, Mother Son Dance, Prom, Baccalaureate Mass, Graduation, etc. Please click here to print and mail the order form through All Occasion Video Productions.
CUSTOM MADE COMFORT NEWS
Custom Made Comfort is now offering a collegiate line - perfect for graduation gift giving! For those whose boys are moving on, what a great way to welcome the new adventure. Save 15% with code 'HGP COLLEGE'. Click on the image above to view the college collection. In addition, pillows, blankets, and scarves with the HGP logo are always available. You can view the HGP product line by clicking here.
A portion of the proceeds benefits the Mothers' Guild. Thank you to Tony and Janis McBryan for your generosity!
CATALANO STUDIO NEWS
Thank you to Jeani Grady of Catalano Studio for your participation in our 2017 Craft Show and for your generous donation which we received at the February meeting!
To view the full HGP photo gallery courtesy of Catalano Studio, please click here. If you see a photo you like, you may order it through the Catalano Studio website.
Catalano Studio is available for individual senior portraits or portraits for any occasion. Catalano Studio Senior clients will be featured in 6 unique pages of the 2017-2018 yearbook, and also will appear in Ghost Stories. Call the studio at (215) 604-4000 to schedule an appointment.
GIVE BACK GREETINGS FUNDRAISER UPDATE
Give Back Greetings is an ongoing HGP fundraiser. Be sure to order your holiday greetings, invitations, announcements, and thank you cards from Give Back Greetings. It is a great alternative to Shutterfly, Snapfish, and other online greeting card companies, with 10% of each order given back to Holy Ghost Prep. Now through June 30th, Give Back Greetings is offering a generous 35% off when you use discount code 90033. To visit their website, please click here.
MOTHERS' GUILD DUES DONATION
The Mothers' Guild would appreciate a suggested donation of $15 per son/class to assist with offsetting the costs of the various community-building events we host each year, such as the Graduation Reception, Ring Mass Reception, Alumni Mom and Senior Mom Celebrations, and Christmas Dinner. To read more about the dues and conveniently pay online, please click here.