Purchase Tickets: Share the Journey Gala Event

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Become a Sponsor Purchase Tickets   Bishop Peter Christensen and Catholic Charities of Idaho invite you to strengthen Idaho families in need. Your sponsorship provides critically needed social services to low-income families in Idaho. Join us as we work to alleviate, reduce, and end poverty for those we serve.       Share the Journey Gala Event Saturday March 3rd Two thousand Eighteen 6PM    Cocktail Reception/Silent Auction 7PM     Dinner/Live Auction 8PM     Dancing and Entertainment Black Tie Optional The Boise Centre East, Ballroom 400 850 W Front St Boise, Idaho $175 per person or $1,750 for table of ten   Host: Bishop Peter F. Christensen Master of Ceremony: Michael Kennedy, Board Chair   Become an Event Sponsor:   Catholic Charities of… Read more »

Catholic Charities of Idaho Honors Bishop Michael Patrick Driscoll

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Bishop Michael Patrick Driscoll was born Aug. 8, 1939, in Long Beach, Calif. He attended Our Lady Queen of Angels Seminary in San Fernando and St. John Seminary College in Camarillo. He was ordained to the priesthood on May 1, 1965.  He served in several pastoral assignments in the Los Angeles Archdiocese, until 1975, when he was appointed associate director for Catholic Charities in Orange County.  That same year he earned a master’s degree in social work from the University of Southern California. The following year, when the Diocese of Orange was created, Father Driscoll was asked by Bishop William R Johnson to be his chancellor and to help organize the new diocese. He was also named Vicar of Charities,… Read more »