Sunday, 08 March 2020 10:44

SDCCW to honor Women of Distinction

The ninth annual Women of Distinction Mass and luncheon is scheduled for June 13. This event is hosted by the Springfield Diocesan Council of Catholic Women. Each parish in the Diocese of Springfield in Illinois is asked to select an honoree in appreciation for her service to God, parish and community.

The celebration begins with 10 a.m. Mass at the Church of the Little Flower, Springfield. The honoree will be presented a certificate by Bishop Thomas John Paprocki and recognized at Mass.

Following Mass, a luncheon will be held at the Crowne Plaza, Springfield. All honorees, clergy, friends and parishioners are invited to attend the luncheon. Luncheon reservation forms and payment must be received by May 24. There will be reserved seating. Luncheon costs are: adults, $25 and child’s menu, $15. There is a vegetarian option.

Honoree names must be submitted by April 24, to appear in the program booklet. Please send all forms and luncheon payment to Janet Zimmerman, 1213 Mildred Court, Springfield, IL 62712. All Women of Distinction forms and information are available in the parish offices. For further information, contact Zimmerman at (217) 494-4743 or .