‘Spreading a message of love and hope’ San Jose State at #walkforlifewc

Posted on Feb 20, 2018 in 2018 Walk for Life, Blog, Students For Life, Your Photos, Your Stories

San Jose State University’s Students for Life (named SFLA’s group of the month for September 2017!) were with us at the Walk for Life West Coast! Valley Catholic, the newspaper of the Diocese of San Jose, has the story: A First-Timer at the Walk for Life West Coast By Laura Feldman I rubbed the sleep from my eyes, stretched, and popped out of bed. What would today be like, I wondered? Today would be my first time to walk the West...

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‘Walking into the lion’s den’ Diocese of Colorado Springs at #walkforlifewc

Posted on Feb 17, 2018 in 2018 Walk for Life, Blog, Praise God, Students For Life, Walk for Life Religious Leaders, Your Photos, Your Stories

From the Colorado Catholic Herald: First trip to Walk for Life West Coast deemed a success by Mary Teresa Thomas “COLORADO SPRINGS. In the early morning hours of Jan. 25, 23 young people and adult chaperones gathered in the dark at the Catholic Pastoral Center to get on a bus to Denver International Airport. There was some unspoken concern by parents and chaperones that flying into San Francisco for the Walk for Life West Coast would be akin to...

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#walkforlifewc volunteer new head of Archdiocesan Dept. of Human Life & Dignity

Posted on Feb 15, 2018 in 2018 Walk for Life, Behind the Scenes, Blog, Praise God

Great choice, Archbishop Cordileone! Valerie Schmalz, award winning reporter and associate editor for Catholic San Francisco Newspaper, and a longtime Walk for Life West Coast volunteer, has been named the new head of the Department of Human Life and Dignity for the Archdiocese of San Francisco. Valerie told CSF’s Tom Burke: “I became a journalist because I love the fray, and because it is a way to work for justice. This job is a new direction...

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#walkforlifewc supports Alpha Pregnancy Center and YOU should too!

Posted on Feb 14, 2018 in 2018 Walk for Life, Blog, Praise God

One of San Francisco’s brave pro-life pregnancy centers will host their annual Fundraising Banquet at the event center of St. Mary’s Cathedral on Friday, March 2. #walkforlifewc LOVES Alpha! They do incredible work on a shoestring and against great odds. Tickets are $40. If you can’t go, you CAN send a donation! Learn more or donate here. Here’s some of Alpha’s wonderful staff at the Walk’s Info Faire:...

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Respect Life Mass/Essay Contest Feb. 25! #walkforlifewc

Posted on Feb 13, 2018 in 2018 Walk for Life, Blog, Contests, High Schoolers for Life!, Students For Life, Walk for Life Bishops, Walk for Life Religious Leaders

Our good Archbishop Salvatore Cordileone will celebrate the annual Respect Life Mass at St. Mary’s Cathedral on February 25 at 11:00 am. Following Mass he will join in awarding prizes to winners of the 29th Annual Respect Life Essay Contest at a ceremony in Patrons’ Hall. Congratulations to all students who took part in the contest, and thanks to the volunteers who read the 376 essays submitted by the 32 participating archdiocesan...

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