GMC E-blast 2/21/17

posted Feb 22, 2017, 9:18 AM by GMC Webmaster   [ updated Feb 22, 2017, 9:18 AM ]
GMC E-Blast

Upcoming Events

Call for Volunteers for 2017-18 - Please Submit form ASAP

Campus Kitchen "Raise the Dough Fundraiser" - Now thru 2-23
Feb 20 - No School - President's Day
Feb 24 - LAST Day to RSVP for Mother-Son Celebration
Mar 3 - Faculty Treats - 6:15am - Lower Commons
Mar 4 - Set up for Mother-Son - 8am - 11am  Sign up
Mar 4 - Mother-Son Diaper Bundling - 10am - 12noon - Sign up
Mar 5 - Mother-Son Mass & Celebration - 10am - St. Al's Church
Mar 8 - GMC General Meeting - 6:30pm - Speakers Mrs. Garvis & Mr. Shea
Mar 10 - Ignatian Reflection & Prayer Group - 8am - JDR
Mar 15 - Parent Teacher Conferences - 5pm - Carmody Center
Mar 30 - Senior Parent Night "Letting Go" - 7pm

Next Meeting Dates - April 19th - - May 17th -
All meetings start with a Social time at 6:30pm and Meeting starts at 7pm

Call for Nominations for the 2017-2018 GMC Executive Board and
 All Committee, Event and Hospitality Chairs 

  • Can you tweet and like Facebook, are you a graphic artist or just very good with design, if so, we need you!
  • What are your skills or talents? We might be able to find a perfect position for you!
Please consider what GMC role YOU would like to have for the coming year.  We encourage you to nominate yourself and others who you think would be great for a position.   All nominations are confidential and seen only by the GMC Executive Board members, which serves as the Nominating Committee.  Questions? Contact Jean Schlesinger (202-257-5197)
Please help ensure a strong and vibrant GMC Board for next year by lending your talent and time!
This popular event sells out, so please do not wait to register 
deadline is February 24th
Please do not use the Safari browser when filling out the form. 

Volunteer to help set up on Sat. March 4th

Volunteer your husband for Sat or Sun

Campus Kitchen's Fundraiser "Raise the Dough"

These funds supplement Gonzaga's contribution and help us pay for packaging, extra fruit, and special meals. 
Looking to receive as many $10 donations as possible through the online link
Last year we were the ONLY high school in the competition and we won an additional $750 for getting the most donors.  We would like to win that category again!  Last day to donate is Thurs. Feb. 23rd. 
The Campus Kitchen boys will be asking their fellow students during lunch periods to donate "just a buck" to support our efforts.  
Over 5,000 diapers were delivered this weekend to the D.C. Diaper Bank. Thank you to everyone who participated! 

Please sign up for the Mother/Son Bundling Event on Saturday, March 4th at DC Diaper Bank warehouse for a mother-son bundling event on
 Sign up for a slot (mother-son pair) 

Donations are always accepted online through Amazon or monetary donations

Faculty Treats Breakfast

Friday, March 3rd

Moms, please join us in March as we once again prepare and serve a hot and homemade breakfast to our dedicated faculty and staff.


Use Sign Up Genius link

Please arrive by 6:15 am in the Lower Commons. Service begins at 7:00 am. We are done serving and cleaning up by 9:00.  You do not have to attend every month. Items can be sent in with other volunteers.

For more info, contact Maria Cindea & Kristen Kilguss at

International Food Fair

April 5, 2017

The Favorite Event of the Year of the students & faculty!

Food, Glorious Food!
Your son will receive extra credit in his Modern Language class for bringing in a donation -- please have him check with his teacher!
Sign up for food donation here:
Sign up to volunteer here:

The cafeteria will be open for breakfast that day as usual.
Contact Lauren Malone, Stephanie McMahon and Michelle Pierpont at for more information.