Thank you: Thank you from the Ladies of Charity: The Annual Advent and Christmas Fund Raiser of The Ladies of Charity-Schenectady Vicariate was held during the first weekend of Advent on Nov. 27 & Nov. 28 at Our Lady Queen of Peace and St. Margaret of Cortona: Mission. The Ladies offered hand crafted red and white poinsettias, ribbon angels, Advent calendars and magnets. The Ladies of Charity thank the parishioners for their continuing generosity. “This fundraiser allows us to raise money for local food pantries. We are so thankful to return to your parish after missing three fund raisers during the pandemic.” ~Carol Reid, Secretary
Altar Rosary Society: A Huge thank you from the Altar Rosary Society. We thank all who participated in our pie sale. We are truly grateful for the support of our parish community, and absolutely thrilled that we completely sold out. Thank you!!
Parish Baby Shower for Birthright of Schenectady: Thank you parishioners of Our Lady Queen of Peace and Saint Margaret of Cortona for the many, many, many wonderful gifts. Your kindness and generosity is overwhelming, and you radiate goodness. “Kind Thoughts, Kind Words, Kind Deeds, How brightly they always shine…”~Mary Anderson
Nursery School: Thank you — We would like to thank Boscovs and everyone who participated in the Friends Helping Friends event to benefit our nursery school. We are always grateful for this annual fundraiser, and this unique partnership with Boscovs. This is a win win for everyone. Shopping pass holders got a head start on Christmas shopping, during the Friends Helping Friends event, and our Nursery School received essential financial support.
Altar Rosary Society: Thank You from the bottom of our hearts to all who supported the three chicken barbecues. A special thank you to our chair person Mickie Zotta and her merry group of maidens for a job well done and to Diane Leonard for letting us borrow the pop-up tent.