Council of Catholic Women, Archdiocese of Washington
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Cardinal Gregory to Speak at  National Press Club Headliners Luncheon

Wed September 8th, 12:00 noon (In-person event)

For more details, see Events tab for September  here

Sisters in the Spirit - Archdiocese of Washington 

"Triumph of the Cross: Leading With Agape Love"  

Saturday September 11 at 9:30 - 12:00 am EDT   Virtual Workshop  

For more details, see Events tab for September  here

ADW Office of Family Life    In-Person Retreat

September 18, 2021  Retreat for Parents Whose Children are Away From the Church - In person retreat at St. Catherine and St. Ignatius Parish, Port Tobacco Md.  For more information see Events tab here


To see a flyer of upcoming events from the Archdiocesan Office of Family Life click here

CCW-ADW's September Monthly Tea (Virtual)

“How to Live as a Beloved Daughter of God.”

Sunday September 19, 2021  3:30 pm EST.  

For more information see Events tab here

Sign up for table at St. John Vianney's Craft and Vendor Show in November

Vendor's registration begins 23 August, Crafter's registration begins 6 September  

For more details see Events Tab for November here

Come Volunteer for Catholic Charities 

We have over 20+ volunteer roles working in areas like immigration support, financial literacy, healthcare, professional development, and more! Interested volunteers can find more information about all of our roles and apply on our website. Applications are due by September 15.

Click here to  Say Yes! Fall Call for Volunteers

To see more opportunities scroll down on this page

NCCW's Resources to Pray for Our Clergy

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Archdiocese of Washington's
Council of Catholic Women
Welcomes You

CCW - "Connecting Catholic Women"

The Council of Catholic Women
responds to the needs of the Church and society through a focus on spirituality, leadership, and service. The CCW-ADW hosts service events, liturgies, educational conferences and more
President: Carol-Ann Parker
Vice-President: Cheryl Holley

Volunteer with Catholic Charities D.C.

Catholic Charities seeks community-oriented, enthusiastic volunteers to work with us across our various programs. We have positions appropriate for recent grads looking to gain experience, retirees who want to keep their skills sharp, stay-at-home parents looking to set a good example for their kids, and everyone else in between. Volunteers support us in our efforts to give help that empowers and hope that lasts. They bring the love and support that makes our programs so successful!


Interested volunteers should apply by September 15. In particular, we need people to fill the following roles:

You can learn more on Catholic Charities Volunteer Homepage: here

Donation requests for those in need


Catholic Charities Care Packages

The Little Sisters of the Poor in DC . Current greatest needs are:  disposable gloves, masks, disposable head cover, disposable shoe covers, isolation gowns, laundry soap, plain instant oatmeal packets, plain Cream of Wheat packets, plain cornflakes, Life cereal, raisin bran, orange juice, almond milk, individual yogurts (4-6 oz).  For more items click here

Donations can be dropped off at the front desk

phone: 202-269-1831         email:

Little Sisters of the Poor/Jeanne Jugan Residence, 4200 Harewood Road, NE, Washington, DC 20017