Parish Organizations & Services:
Circolo Giovanni XXIII-
Founded in 1969 and named after Pope John XXIII, this Italian Organization was founded by the 'second wave of Italian Immigrants' who migrated form the 1950's to the 1980's. The society was formed as a civic, cultural and religious organization made to bring together Italians, the society meets every Friday at 8:00 PM.
President Emmanuela Mesiti.
Societa Sant' Antonio Martire-
This society was founded by late 19th century immigrants from Pico, Italy, St. Antonino being their patron. This organization brings together fellow Picani and preserves the legacy of St. Antonino, they meet on the last Thursday of the month at 7:30 PM. President Annita Carnevale.
Catholic Women's League-
This women's organization was founded in 1950 by Rev. F. Parenti C.S. with the mission of fundraising for the parish (church & school). The ladies hold annual Christmas Parties, Communion Breakfasts, Fashion Shows and various other activities to help support our parish, they meet on the first Monday of the month at 1:30 PM.
President Evelyn Corsetti.
St. Vincent de Paul-
This chapter founded at Holy Ghost in 1923 was organized to serve the less fortunate of the parish and community and the mission is continued on today. Our chapter assists with food, clothing and financial assistance. The organization meets on the last Monday of the month at 7:00 PM and has the food pantry open every Thursday from 1 to 3pm. President Annita Carnevale
Legion of Mary(English, Italian & Hispanic)-
This organization Started in the 1980's under Rev. A. Suzin C.S. is a lay group dedicated to spreading hope to all through prayer, this group visits sick and elderly they offer their prayerful support and bring communion to those to ill to attend mass, this organization of men and women meet on Saturdays at 9:00 AM.
President Antonietta Monaco
Founded in 2016 this group plans many social events and fundraisers for our Parish such as our Annual SpringFamily Night. They meet on the last Sunday of the month at 10:00 AM.
President Ronald Grimaldi
Italian Ancestry Research Program-
This service is offered Wednesdays from 1-3pm and is open to anyone searching for their Italian heritage. We offer assistance with family research with our database consisting of over 200,000 records dating back to 1889.
Zac Bishop, Genealogist
HGC Alumni Association-
Holy Ghost School was founded in 1923 and offered a quality education for young Ital0-Americans of that time for over 80 years the school served the immigrants of Federal Hill. Although the school closed its doors in 2009, the bonds of former class mates grow stronger though their fond memories. If you are an alumni interested in joining view our facebook page: 'Alumni of Holy Ghost School'
President Leah Palm