Mission Committee Descriptions

Heritage and Holy Cross Committee
– Supports Freshman Retreat and Baccalaureate Mass Supports the Campus Ministry Team in its effort to educate the Freshman in the heritage and mission of Notre Dame, known as the “Freshman Heritage Seminar”, as well as the educational mission of the Congregation of Holy Cross. This Committee assists by providing the womanpower to prepare lunch for the students – this includes setting up in the Residence Building for lunch, cooking the hamburgers on the grill and then serving the food to the students. This committee also provides drinks and cookies after the Baccalaureate Mass the night before graduation ceremonies.

Kairos Retreat Committee
– Supports Senior Retreats Supports the Campus Ministry Team in its effort to provide a spiritual senior retreat through a four-day experience off campus.

Community/Campus Support Committee
– Supports Teacher Welcome & Report Card Counseling Supports the school community by helping the faculty, administrators and campus ministry with support for faculty, Masses, special celebrations and/or receptions through providing food and artistic talents. Provides food and set-up/clean-up for breakfast for the Faculty/Staff at the Teacher Welcome Breakfasts at the beginning of the school year. Provides and serves food to the faculty at the two report card counseling.

St. Joseph ’s Chapel Committee
– Support the Campus Ministry Team in providing fresh flowers weekly and ironing Altar linens monthly for the St. Joseph ’s Chapel in the Residence Building.

Immersion Committee – Supports Junior Retreats – Supports the school’s Immersion Projects for junior students by assisting with chaperoning the students while they experience service help to elderly, homeless, mentally and physically challenged individuals in our community. Will assist students in preparation of the evening meals (4) in the Residence Building kitchen.

Rosary Committee
Supports the monthly rosary held prior to the HCMG meetings at 6:00 pm. Prepares the handouts for the rosary, how to say the rosary, etc. Will request members in the chapel to lead the different decades.