The date of the Catholic Charities Ball
has been changed to Friday, May 6, 2016


Ball Grant Luncheon

On Monday, July 20, 2015, Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Erie distributed the total net proceeds from the 20th Annual Catholic Charities Ball. 

Bishop Lawrence Persico; Catholic Charities Director, Ann Badach; and Catholic Charities Board Chairperson, Maureen Dunn; announced the distributions at a luncheon gathering of the Affiliated Agency Directors. Also on hand to mark the occasion were several members of the Catholic Charities Board of Directors, as well as employees of Catholic Charities.

Catholic Charities agencies sharing in total net proceeds from the ball of $101,443 are:

Better Housing for Erie
Catholic Charities Counseling & Adoption Services
Catholic Rural Ministry of Potter/McKean Counties
Catholic Rural Ministry of Oil City
Good Samaritan Center—Clearfield, PA
Harborcreek Youth Services
Prince of Peace Center—Farrell, PA
St. Elizabeth of Hungary Center—Oil City, PA
St. Martin Center

The entire Catholic Charities family is deeply grateful to our Major Sponsors, Supporters, and everyone who attended this year’s ball!

Hope to see YOU there!

Major Sponsors:

Industrial Sales & Manufacturing, Inc.
John B. and Mary A. Pellegrino Sr.
The Plastek Group
PNC Bank
Quinn Law Firm
Allegheny Health Network—St. Vincent Hospital
Eriez Manufacturing
Gannon University
Building Systems, Inc.
Lillis, McKibben, Bongiovanni & Co.
Northwest Savings Bank
UPMC Health Plan
Vantage Holding Company, LLC
World Wide Marriage Encounter
Avanti’s Restaurant & Syd’s Place
Erie Bank
Hallman Auto Group
Mercyhurst University
National Fuel
The Catholic Foundation
Borowy Insurance Agency, LLC
Boyd Watterson Asset Management, LLC
Brugger Funeral Homes
Burton Funeral Homes
Dahlkemper Landscape Architects & Contractors
Erie Restoration, Inc.
Home Instead Senior Care
M Café, LLC
Marquette Savings Bank
MacDonald, Illig, Jones, & Britton
Mercyhurst Preparatory School
Saint Mary’s Home of Erie
Schutte Woodworking, LLC
Sisters of Mercy
Sisters of St. Joseph of NW PA
The Hilbert Family
Wegman’s Food Markets, Inc.


Benedictine Sisters of Erie
Bishop & Company Investment Management, LLC
Bonded Services Corporation
Cathedral Preparatory School & Villa Maria Academy
Country Fair
Doleski & Wolford Orthodontics PC
Gallagher Fiduciary Services
George H. Althof, Inc.
NDC Real Estate Management
Smith Provision
Vicary Insurance Agency
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