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Confirmation students collect over $4,000 for Food Bank

February 24, 2014

Photo by Becky Polaski Christian Food Bank Treasurer Betsy Roberts, front center, is shown receiving a check for $4,951 from Confirmation students from St. Marys' three Catholic parishes. The students raised the funds during their annual 'Souper Bowl Sunday' collection earlier this month.

For the past several years the Confirmation students from St. Marys' three Catholic parishes have held collections after each Mass during the same weekend as the Super Bowl. Known as 'Souper Bowl Sunday,' the proceeds from the annual event benefit the Christian Food Bank of St. Marys. This year's collection, which was held Feb. 1-2, saw $4,951 donated for the organization.

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