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Throughout the 139 year history of Western Catholic Union, members have spread across the U-S, now living in all fifty states. But the heart of the Society remains in the Midwest, and at the 58th Quadrennial Convention, delegates returned to Quincy IL to hear of an exciting future for the Society. Many financial institutions face […]
The rookies won’t even know what has hit them. In just a couple of weeks, the St. Louis Cardinal rookies of 2018 or 2019 will join the veterans in the spring training clubhouse in Jupiter, FL. Manager Mike Matheny plans to smack them hard, and capture their attention with his advice on what it takes […]
May the spirit of the Washington MO branch live forever! This summer, the retiring officers of Western Catholic Union Branch 256 used the profits from the sale of their hall to make sure their ability to support their favorite local charities would extend for many, many years. In the middle of the photo, former branch […]
Branch 95 in LeClaire, IA, enjoyed a beautiful day for their Car Show to raise money for the Princeton (IA) Area First Responders. WCU’s Sara Frazier Kane awarded trophies to all the winners, as the branch helped raise money for their local heroes.
As part of the “What’s New at WCU” program this summer, the Jefferson City, MO, Branch 263, participated in the Battle of the Badges event to raise money for Special Olympics. Corrin Puleo, National Trustee and Branch Vice President, recruited some new faces to help raise money for this good cause. Law enforcement officers from […]
Western Catholic Union sales agent David Draper of Geneva, IL, was able to present his son, Jack, an award for competing in the “WCU National Catholic Schools Week Poster Contest.” St. Peter School in Geneva was one of 21 schools that participated in the contest in 2013. WCU is committed to supporting Catholic education, and […]
They spread a little sunshine throughout their community, and the Board of Directors of Western Catholic Union have voted the St. Anthony Branch 253 in Union, MO, the winner of WCU’s Lakebrink Award for the fourth year in a row. The Lakebrink Award began in 1996 to recognize the very best branches in the organization. Throughout […]
Racine, WI, Branch 400 sponsored an ice cream social as a Matching Fund project to benefit residents of Lincoln Lutheran Home. Despite bad weather forcing it indoors, more than 200 people attended to enjoy the assortment of delicious pies or cake, ice cream, and a beverage. Over $2,700 was raised.
St. Martin of Tours Branch 14, East St. Louis, sponsored a golf tournament as a Matching Fund project to benefit Waterloo Gibault High School raising over $14,000. Gibault, a co-ed school, serves just over 250 students primarily from Monroe County, IL. Pictured at right is WCU Agent Ken Carrico presenting check to Gibault Catholic High […]