Filipino American Community
To contact call: Virgil & Gloria Arado (760) 207-3848
The Filipino American Community is a group dedicated to personal sanctification through the Block Rosary crusade, retreats and Bible Study.
- To support the parish spiritually and financially through our various projects.
- To invite and welcome all Filipino Americans of St. Mary’s to join us in our journey toward spiritual growth and enjoy the friendship and camaraderie of our fellow countrymen (kababayans).
- To build one community rooted in faith, nurtured by prayer and fellowship and inspired by our Filipino traditions.
Once a month or as needed. Members are notified by telephone call or text messages
EVENTS OR ACTIVITIES IN PLACE:
- Monthly fundraising of selling pancit/lumpia and rice after Sunday Masses at the coffee corner.
- Casino trips every three months for fun, relaxation and entertainment
- Annual participation of the Filipino Booth at the Parish Festival
- Simbang Gabi Novena Mass from December 15 – 23
- Santo Nino Fiesta every 4thSaturday of January
- Mary’s Home Visitation – Our Lady of Fatima comes to the home of Filipino families in North County every 2 weeks from Saturday to Saturday. Members participate in the visitation and prayers.
- Committed adorers for the Perpetual Adoration at our church
- Fellowship events for the community to update members of the activities going on.
Proceeds of our fundraising goes to the New Parish Hall