Tag Archives: Jeremy Lillig

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

1964½ Mustang convertible to be raffled off for scholarships

For those old enough to remember, the 1964-65 Ford Mustang was a dream machine.

Holy Cross School gets new heating and air-conditioning systems

Their old boiler was about to give up the ghost.

Breakfast raises awareness and funds for Strong City Schools

By Marty Denzer Catholic Key Reporter KANSAS CITY — The annual School Bell Breakfast, a benefit for the Strong City Schools, is a celebration of Catholic education in Kansas City’s urban core. Founded in 1989 under Bishop John J. Sullivan as the Central City Schools Fund, it was later fostered by Bishop Raymond J. Boland […]

Breakfast celebrates 25 years of helping families afford Catholic education

Remember the Central City School Fund?

Watch Party a big success for students, fans and the Chiefs

More than 300 football fans gathered for the third annual Chiefs Watch Party at the Roasterie’s Bean Hanger Sept. 19 to raise funds for the Bright Futures Fund and cheer on the Kansas City Chiefs.

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December 15, 2019
Newspaper of the Diocese of Kansas City ~ St. Joseph