Apr 042014
 
CEI Deadline is Only 1 Week Away

Missourians for Children’s Education, the campaign committee for the Children’s Education Initiative (CEI), has set April 15 as the deadline for submission of signatures to the MCC and other pro-CEI agencies. Parishes and Catholic schools: send your notarized petition pages and completed circulator registration forms to the Missouri Catholic Conference, P.O. Box 1022, Jefferson City, [...]

 April 4, 2014  Posted by at 2:00 pm Children's Education Initiative 2 Responses »
Mar 282014
 
CEI Deadline is Only 2 Weeks Away

Missourians for Children’s Education, the campaign committee for the Children’s Education Initiative (CEI), has set April 15 as the deadline for submission of signatures to the MCC and other pro-CEI agencies. Parishes and Catholic schools: send your notarized petition pages and completed circulator registration forms to the Missouri Catholic Conference, P.O. Box 1022, Jefferson City, [...]

 March 28, 2014  Posted by at 3:48 pm Children's Education Initiative No Responses »
Mar 212014
 
April 15th is Coming...

Missourians for Children’s Education, the campaign committee for the Children’s Education Initiative (CEI), has set April 15 as the deadline for submission of signatures to the MCC and other pro-CEI agencies. Parishes and Catholic schools: send your notarized petition pages and completed circulator registration forms to the Missouri Catholic Conference, P.O. Box 1022, Jefferson City, [...]

 March 21, 2014  Posted by at 2:08 pm Children's Education Initiative No Responses »
Mar 072014
 
CEI Deadline is April 15

Missourians for Children’s Education, the campaign committee for the Children’s Education Initiative (CEI), has set April 15 as the deadline for submission of signatures to the MCC and other pro-CEI agencies. Parishes and Catholic schools: send your notarized petition pages and completed circulator registration forms to the Missouri Catholic Conference, P.O. Box 1022, Jefferson City, [...]

 March 7, 2014  Posted by at 11:32 am Children's Education Initiative, Education, News No Responses »
Mar 072014
 
Parishes Keep the CEI Signatures Coming

This week the MCC received notarized petition pages in support of the Children’s Education Initiative (CEI) from the following parishes: Mary, Mother of the Church, Mattese; Sacred Heart, Poplar Bluff; St. Joseph, Farmington; St. William, Buffalo; Sacred Heart, Verona; Holy Trinity, Aurora; St. Leo the Great, Ava; St. Elizabeth Ann Seton, Springfield; Conception Seminary, Conception; [...]

 March 7, 2014  Posted by at 11:31 am Children's Education Initiative, News No Responses »
Feb 282014
 
Children's Education Initiative (CEI) - The Beat Goes On

This week the MCC received CEI signatures from the following parishes: St. Sabina, Florissant; St. Vincent de Paul, Cape Girardeau; St Ann, Excelsior Springs; St. William, Gainesville; St. Francis Xavier, Sikeston; Immaculate Conception, Richmond Heights; and St. Patrick in St. Joseph. Thanks to all of these parishes for their hard work. Parishes and Schools: Keep [...]

Feb 212014
 
Media Attention for CEI

This week the St. Louis Post-Dispatch published an article on the progress of the Children’s Education Initiative (CEI) campaign. The reporter, Elisa Crouch, offers a reasonably fair presentation of the proposal, including noting that CEI would provide 50% of its benefits to public schools. Despite the generous help offered to public schools through CEI, the [...]

Feb 212014
 
Parishes Keep Sending CEI Signatures

This week we received signatures from St. Rose Philippine Duchesne in Florissant, Immaculate Conception in Springfield, Father Tolton Catholic High School in Columbia, Immaculate Conception in Augusta, and from the tiny but committed parish of St. Margaret of Antioch in Osage Bend, which had 81% of their households responding. Parishes and schools: keep sending your [...]

Feb 072014
 
Seven More Parishes Deliver on CEI

St. Joseph the Worker in Ozark, Missouri leads the way this week in CEI signature gathering. Some 252 parishioners, representing 52% of the parish households, signed the petition to get the Children’s Education Initiative on the November ballot. Signatures were also sent to the MCC from these parishes: Saints Peter and Paul (St. Louis); Sacred [...]

 February 7, 2014  Posted by at 2:21 pm Child & Family, Children's Education Initiative No Responses »
Feb 072014
 
Your Parish Can Help, too -Collect CEI Signatures Today!

If your parish or Catholic school has not yet conducted a drive to collect CEI signatures, there is still time. In early January all parishes and schools received a simplified CEI packet that provided instructions for gathering signatures. If you need additional assistance, contact your CEI Diocesan Coordinator: Archdiocese of St. Louis George Kerry (314) [...]

 February 7, 2014  Posted by at 2:19 pm Children's Education Initiative, Education No Responses »