Tag Archives: Jeremy Lillig

Ninth annual School Bell Breakfast draws 800

The annual School Bell Breakfast, benefitting the diocesan Bright Futures Fund, began nine years ago with about 250 people attending.

Chiefs-Colts game a winner for KC and for Bright Futures Fund

BFF stands for many things in today’s parlance, but among the best is Bright Futures Fund,

School Bell Breakfast breaks records, brightens futures for students

For eight years, members of the Kansas City Catholic community — business and civic leaders, local philanthropists and nationally known educators, diocesan officers, priests, religious sisters, faculty, staff, students and parents of the schools benefited by the Bright Futures Fund …

New Stewardship and Development Director brims with ideas

Jeremy Lillig, formerly the Director of the Bright Futures Fund, accepted a new position within the Diocese of Kansas City-St. Joseph last month.

New school will offer Catholic education to more students in the urban core

A new Catholic grade school will be opening this fall, a new grade school in the city’s central core.

Brighter futures through Catholic education

Waaay back in 1989, the Central City School Fund offered its first need-based scholarships to families of students in need at several diocesan Catholic schools.

Chiefs Watch Party benefits Bright Futures Fund

As familiar faces strode to the stage during the Chiefs Watch party Oct. 4 I found myself matching those faces to names of famous Kansas City Chiefs from my much, much younger days, and I wasn’t the only one.

As Catholics our compassion must trump discrimination

On October 13, 1881 the Lillig family arrived in New York City after a decade of mounting Prussian persecution of Catholics …

The school bell rings a promise for the future of urban Catholic education

By Marty Denzer Catholic Key Reporter KANSAS CITY — For the past seven years, the School Bell Breakfast, a benefit for the Strong City Schools, has celebrated and promulgated Catholic education in the urban center of Kansas City. Founded as the Central City Schools Fund in 1989 under Bishop John J. Sullivan, the fund was […]

Watch Party a winner, despite the loss

Football games are fun to watch, especially if you’re part of a crowd

Tuesday
October 17, 2017
Newspaper of the Diocese of Kansas City ~ St. Joseph