What is Perpetual Help Society – Mother’s and Friends of St. Teresa?

The Perpetual Help Society is an organization comprised of ladies dedicated to working with St. Teresa Parish and St. Teresa School in a spiritual fashion.  Its activities and fund raisers benefit the total Parish.  It offers social and spiritual activities involving all age groups from children to senior citizens.  Meetings are held on the First Tuesday of each month at 6:30pm in the Parish Center from September through May.  All women of the Parish are welcome to become members.

Fall Fashion Show  October 23, 2016

This is a morning of fun, food and fashion.   Attire displayed will include school spirit wear for the family and local business clothing lines as well.

Holiday Game Night  Nov 18, 2016

This event, open to the public, provides participants the opportunity to play cards (or other games), enjoy a plate lunch and chances to win prizes at a variety of booths.  There are also table and attendance prizes.  This party is held on the Friday evening before Thanksgiving.  Formerly called Noel Card Party.

Sausage Dinner  Feb. 26, 2017

The whole family is invited to join us for a pork sausage dinner held immediately before our Quilt Bingo.

Quilt Bingo  Feb. 26, 2017

This is a fundraiser which provides the opportunity to play Bingo and win either cash or beautiful handmade quilts.  Food and Drinks are also available throughout the afternoon.  Traditionally held in February.

To view the Perpetual Help 2016-17 information brochure, click here:

Perpetual Help 2016-17 Brochure

2016-17 Perpetual Help Officers

  • Kara Brandt, President  257-2212
  • Carleen Guthrie, Vice-President  698-1537
  • Vicky Dunn, Treasurer   803-5313                                                                                                        
  • Brigit Boivin, Secretary  509-9747

2016-17 Perpetual Help Meetings are held the first Tuesday of every month at 6:30pm in the Parish Center September through May

  • September 6th, 2016 :
  • October 4, 2016
  • November 8, 2016
  • December 6, 2016
  • January , 2016
  • February 7, 2016
  • March 7, 2016
  • April 4, 2016
  • May 2, 2016

2016-17 Activities

  •  October 21, 2016 – Pumpkin Patch
  • October 23, 2016 – Fall Fashion Show
  • November 18, 2016 – Holiday Game Night
  •  December 5-6, 2016 – Santa’s Cottage
  • January 15, 2017 – Ladies Day Out Casino
  • February 26, 2017 – Quilt Bingo
  • TBA – First Reconciliation Reception
  • May 8, 2017 – First Communion Breakfast
  • May 17, 2017 Althoff Picnic
  • TBA Confirmation Reception


  • Services/Equipment Provided

    For the School:

  • Annual Donation
  • Scholarship

          For the Students:

  • Sacraments receptions and gifts
  • Room Parent/Classroom Parties
  • Pumpkin Patch
  • Used Uniforms
  • Althoff Picnic
  • Monetary Gift for Speech Team
  • Monetary Gift for Twirling Tigers
  • NJHS Dance Donation
  • Santa’s Cottage

    For the Teachers:

  • Monetary Gifts during Catholic Schools Week
  • Flowers for Teachers at Sacrements

          For the Parish:

  • Various Receptions
  • Monetary gift to the PSR
  • Monetary gift for the Youth Group
  • Food Pantry Donations
  • Monetary Gift for the Quilters
  • An 8th grade service
  • Food Pantry Donations

          For the Community:

  • Monetary gifts to the Althoff and Belleville East after prom parties