Sunday, August 31, 2014

Collection To Aid Those Suffering in The Middle East

A second collection for our building fund had already been scheduled for Sunday September 7th. Accordingly, Father Krempa has announced that donations to the second collection not in the designated  building fund envelope will go to the Middle East collection

Thursday, August 28, 2014

September Calendar

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Monday, August 25, 2014

Diocese of Arlington Scholarship Foundation Approved Under Virginia Education Improvement Scholarship Tax Credit Program

The Virginia Education Improvement Scholarship Tax Credit Program offers a tax credit for donations to an "Approved Scholarship Foundation" which provides scholarships to eligible students for qualified educational expenses incurred in attending eligible nonpublic schoolsThe Diocese of Arlington Scholarship Foundation, Inc is one of 19 Approved Scholarship foundations listed on the Virginia government website that describes  the program.

The tax credit is equal to 65 percent of the donation, and may be claimed against the individual income tax or corporate income tax, A  donation made by an individual must be at least $500 in order to qualify for the tax credit program.

The total amount of tax credits available in each year is limited, and are preauthorized by the Virginia Depart of Education to donors on a first come, first served basis. Individuals and businesses seeking to make a  donation to an approved scholarship foundation  must request preauthorization for a specified tax credit amount from the Superintendent of Public Instruction. The preauthorization notice issued to the donor by VDOE must accompany the donation from the donor to the scholarship foundation which then confirms the donation to VDOE.

Details of the program and  preauthorization forms can be found on the Virginia Department of Education website.
Additional Guidelines here

Tuesday, August 12, 2014

Abba Care Fall Fundraising Banquette September 25th

The Fall Fundraising Banquet raises about 1/3 of AbbaCare's entire annual operating budget 
More information on the website

Saturday, August 09, 2014

Friday August 15 Feast of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary

At St. Bridget's Chapel,  Mass will be at Noon. 
For those unable to attend our mid-day Mass, there will be Masses at Sacred Heart  at 7:00AM, 8:30AM and 7:00PM.

Friday, August 01, 2014

August Calendar

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