Organizations & Ministries

Catholic Daughters of the Americas (C.D.A.)

MISSION STATEMENT

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

Who Are The Catholic Daughters of the Americas?

The Catholic Daughters of the Americas is one of the oldest and largest organizations of Catholic women in the Americas.

They donate to charities, administer scholarship programs and strive “to be helping hands where there is pain, poverty, sorrow or sickness.”

The CDA motto is

“Unity and Charity"

Purpose

Catholic Daughters of the Americas participate in the religious charitable and educational apostolates of the Church Catholic Daughters of the Americas assist in every aspect toward the good of St. Joseph Church.

OFFICERS

Regent: Delia Cardenas

Vice-Regent: Anna M. Cedillo

Chaplain: Fr. Robert DeLong, MSF

Recording Secretary: Chris Saenz

Financial Secretary: Norma Garza

Treasurer: Sally Guerra

Ceremonial Coordinator: Martha DeLeon

Parliamentarian: Annie Cedillo

Meetings

Meet in the Parish Hall/Mini-Hall on the 1st. Sunday of every month immediately after

the 8:00 a.m. Communion Mass.


Communion Sunday

1st Sunday of the Month at the 8:00 a.m. Mass (attend mass as a group)

Special Celebrations:

  • Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary - August 15th
  • National CDA Day - October 21st
  • CDA Memorial Mass for deceased members - First Sunday in November at the 8:00 am mass
  • Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary - December 8th