Catholic Daughters of the Americas - Court Giese #439
Located in Gloucester City, NJ 

Established December, 1919 by the Atlantic City Court Stella Maris No. 288.  Named for Father Charles Giese, who was Pastor of Saint Mary's Catholic Church in the early 1900's.


Our Motto:  Unity & Charity 

Our Mission Statement:  Catholic Daughters of the Americas strives to embrace the principle of faith working through love in the promotion of justice, equality and the advancement of human rights and human dignity for all.

Court Officers
Regent:  Elaine McNutt
First Vice Regent:  Kimberley Kavanaugh
Financial Secretary:  Maryann Crosson
Recording Secretary:  Joanne Pulaski
Treasurer:  Sandra Schnell
District Deputy:  Connie Rossi
Chaplain: Rev. Msgr. William Hodge
Meetings
Regular business meetings of the Court are held on the First Tuesday of the month - September through May at 7:00 pm.

"To Serve The Lord With Gladness" (Psalms 100:2)

Circle of Love Activities


Spiritual Enhancement = liturgies, church ministries, prayer and reflection.


Quality of life = apostolate, sunshine committee, homeless & hungry.


Youth = sponsor softball team, annual prolife in Washington, DC.


Education = scholarships GCHS & Jr. High, education contest.

Upcoming Events

February:
 7 - Business meeting
13 - Valentines Cards for Seniors

March:
5 - Irish Parade
7 - Business meeting
TBA - Palm Sunday Crosses
24 to 26 - San Alfonso Retreat

April:
1 to 2 CDA Convention
4 - Business meeting
23 - Casino Bus Trip

May:
2 - Business meeting
21 - Communion Mass/Breakfast
8 - State Day of Recollection

June:
3 - Gloucester City Day
6 - Business meeting


Our Patroness:
The Blessed Mother