Sarah is swimming for St Pat's

$515 of $2,500 goal
Given by 17 generous donors in 23 days

Our Cathedral is the spiritual home of the Auckland Diocese and a place of welcome for St Mary's College students and staff.

Auckland

On 2 July, Sarah Dwan, Principal of St Mary's College will be plunging into the ice-cold water for the ‘Iceberg’ swim on Waiheke Island. Sarah is again swimming to raise funds for St Pat’s Cathedral. Can you "jump in" and support Sarah? You can find out more about the swim at: https://oceanswim.co.nz/events/the-iceberg-waiheke/. Sarah will be joined by Raechelle Taulu, Principal of Marist College, and James van Schie, General Manager of the Auckland Catholic Diocese.

We are blessed with a very beautiful and unique historic church, perhaps one of the most prayed-in buildings in New Zealand…. a House of God, an Icon of Christ, the Mother Church, a Place of Prayer, an Oasis of Peace.

St Patrick's Cathedral is open and has a bright future but needs help to recover financially from the last couple of years. C'mon St Mary’s Whanau, please join me in sending a strong message of support to the Cathedral team and our College Chaplain, Fr Chris Denham. St Pat's is an important part of our community so please support this fundraiser.

You can sponsor Sarah’s swim by making a tax-deductible gift through this page to the Bishop – with all proceeds going to help the Cathedral of St Patrick and St Joseph.

Our Cathedral is the spiritual home of the Auckland Diocese and a place of welcome for St Mary's College students and staff.

All donations will go towards providing for the needs of the Cathedral who provide pastoral care to thousands of people each year.

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Our Cathedral is the spiritual home of the Auckland Diocese providing a sanctuary in the city for prayer, worship, and pastoral care for thousands of people each year.

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All donations will go towards providing for the needs of the Cathedral who provide pastoral care to thousands of people each year.

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Swimming for a great cause ...   14 June 2022

Just wanted to share with my supporters that joining me in this Challenge are Raechelle Taulu, Principal of Marist College and James van Schie, General Manager of the Catholic Diocese of Auckland.

Please help me reach my goal and send a strong message of support to the Cathedral community.

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Hugh
Hugh 13 hours ago
$20
Robyn
Robyn 1 day ago
Godspeed you were made for this Sarah... blessings Robyn
$20
Mary
Mary 3 days ago
Sarah it’s so generous of you to do this. I hope you enjoy it and reach the goal you’ve set for the fundraiser. Best wishes and ‘GO’ Sarah.
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Sara
Sara 6 days ago
Go you good woman!!
$20
M & M
M & M 6 days ago
$20

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