Provincial Letter: August 27th, 2019

Dear Salesian Sisters and Brothers, Yesterday, the Directors, Pastors and Delegates of the different province departments met for our biannual meeting.    Usually, we meet at the beginning of the scholastic/pastoral year and again in the Spring.   We meet to plan, nourish our spirits, and reconnect as province leadership.   I wish to thank all those who were able to make it.   I realize that this is … Continue reading Provincial Letter: August 27th, 2019

Carbohydrates – Part II

By Sheila Kun RN, BSN, MS, CPN, FCCP How many carbohydrates does a person need in a day? Instead of counting carbohydrates, dietitians now recommend planning meals using the “Healthy Plate.” At each meal, half of the plate should be filled with fruits and vegetables and a quarter of the plate should be filled with whole grains. (Dietitians do not count potatoes or French fries … Continue reading Carbohydrates – Part II

Directors and Pastors Meeting

By: Andres Neria Delegate for Social Communication On Monday August 26th the Directors, Pastors, Delegates, and Provincial Council gathered together for a day of reflection and planning. The meeting, facilitated by Fr. Ted Montemayor, Provincial, focused on four main points: Fr. Angel’s letter from the Extraordinary Visitation of Fr. Maria Arokiam, the revised (2019) Province Organic Plan, North and South communities’ calendar and collaboration, and … Continue reading Directors and Pastors Meeting

Community wide High School Night

By: Karen Krynen Communications Officer ROSEMEAD, CA–August 26, 2019–Don Bosco Technical Institute (Bosco Tech) will present “Gear Up for High School,” a high school preview night for elementary and middle school students on Wednesday, September 25, 2019, from 6:30 to 8 p.m. on the school’s Rosemead campus. During the complimentary event, representatives from local Catholic private and archdiocesan high schools will provide information and answer … Continue reading Community wide High School Night

Induction of Pre-Novices

“Here in your midst I feel completely at home; for me, living means being here with you” – Don Bosco This year we are happy to announce that there will be three pre-novices in our province; Christopher Green, Eduardo De Leon, and Reegen Ledet. These young men have just entered their pre-novitiate. They were inducted on Wednesday August 21st , 2019 in front of the … Continue reading Induction of Pre-Novices