In the months leading up to the 46th Annual Snow Ball fundraising gala, a number of local parish communities hosted Parish Initiative Parties to spread the word about Snow Ball and the work that Catholic Charities of Northeast Kansas does for our neighbors in need. We would like to thank all hosts and attendees at these parties which took place throughout fall 2019.

Curé of Ars Catholic Church 

Hosted by: Trish and Steve Cattron, Sarah and Ray Evans, Carrie and John Goehausen, Mary and Gary Imming, Missy and Ed Kuklenski, Maureen and Mark Rasmussen, Lynn and Jay Reardon, Sue and Sam Sabaugh, Donna and Mark Teahan, Anna Marie and Eric Vogel, and Joane and Bryan Wilkerson.

Church of the Nativity

Hosted by: Kelly and Tom Boling, Chrissie and Chad Gassen, Molly and Kit Johnson, and Emily and John Creal.

St. Michael the Archangel Catholic Church

Hosted by: Angie and Chris Dierks, Liz and Rob Jaeger, Karen and Dean Kopulos, Nancy and Ken Mellard, and Diane and Ken Williams.

Good Shepherd, Holy Angels, St. Joseph and St. Patrick Parishes

Hosted by: Rose and Pat Crilly, Karen and Craig Gaffney, Melinda and Scott Kincaid, Mel and Pat McAnany, Becki and Pat Regan, Susan and Ernie Straub, Tricia and Matt Watkins, and Chris and Jane Sieve Wilson.

St. Agnes Catholic Church

Hosted by: Patty and Don Kincaid

Church of the Nativity, Peace Lily Party

Hosted by: Kara and Doug Ciocca

St. Ann Catholic Church

Hosted by: Gina and Paul Bertrand, Francie and Brian Bradley, Dianne and Jon Boren, Judy and Pat Donnelly, Fran and Neil Douthat, Maureen Evans, Molly and Tom Freeman, Lori and Bill Froeschl, Tiffany and David Hellen, Jennifer and David Hill, Patti and Jim Lisson, Janet and Darren Lovick, Ann and Mitch McGillicuddy, Karen and John McLeese, Cheri and Brian Milligan, Kellie and Ron Morrison, Sally and Jim O’Neill, Caroline and Greg Reintjes, Carrie and Todd Reiser, Stacey and Dennis Rice, Mary and Kevin Ring, Kathy and Tony Rohr, Suzanne and Steve Ruhlman, Molly and Paul Sauder, Kathy and John Schirger, Amy and Jim Sullivan, Leslie and Jim Whitaker, Nancy and Grant Wilkerson, Emily and Mark Zastrow, Pat and Owen Zidar, and Angie and Gus Zinn.