Events
College Park Oral History Night with The Pickerill's
Paul Pickerill was out on a boat fishing with Mike Cook one day and thought about starting a sporting goods business... according to family historian, his wife, Paula Pickerill, in 1950 Mr. Pickerill purchased two lots for $2000.00 a piece at 211 ... Read more
Organizations
Living Christian Service and the Cross
When Ormund Powers was asked to oversee the  Fresh Start Program of the Christian Service Center he said that he would and did. He and his wife, Barbara Powers, would go down on the 27th of the month and serve the food people donated. What they didn' ... Read more
Organizations
Leadership, Church & Community
When Robin Murphy helped found St. Michael's Church in 1948, men signed the charter and women taught Sunday School. Today women are bishops and Mrs. Murphy herself has led the church as Senior Warden. The important work she started of organizing a Su ... Read more
Events
Almsgiving, a Lenten Tradition
Almsgiving is a Lenten tradition at Saint James Catholic Cathedral in downtown Orlando.St. James Cathedral has a long history of helping those in need in our community. During the 1973-74 recession years, the parishioners of St. James prepared f ... Read more
Organizations
A Blessing for Downtown and Saint James Cathedral
The atrium of Saint James Cathedral is alive with children and families enjoying coffee and donuts Sunday mornings. The investment parishioners made in the late 1970's to build a center for community gathering envisioned by Father David Page, Pastor of Sa ... Read more