14 Holy Helpers Parish


Welcome to Fourteen Holy Helpers!


Summerfest 2019

THURSDAY, August 1 … SUMMERFEST OPENS AT 6:00 PM

  • Grillin-N-Chillin Meat Raffle … Prizes, Food, Drinks … 6:00 – 9:00 PM in the Parish Hall
  • Beer Tent … Flipside 7:00 – 11:00 PM  Voted Buffalo’s Best Classic Pop Band

FRIDAY, August 2 … SUMMERFEST OPENS AT 5:00 PM

  • Roast Beef Dinner … Tender Roast Beef on a roll, weck, or bread with homemade gravy and Mashed Potatoes, salad, and coffee or tea … Dinners served 5 – 8 PM or until Sold Out
  • Huge Theme Basket Raffle … Hundreds of Theme baskets
  • Summerfest Celebration Raffle
  • Beer Tent … Nerds Gone Wild starting at 7:00 PM and rocking till 11:00 PM … Buffalo #1 Party  Band
  • Tiger’s Den  … Italian Sausage, Burgers, Hot dogs … your favorite sandwich and snack foods
  • Games … Bags of Groceries, Lottery Tree, Hundreds of Theme Baskets

SATURDAY, August 3 … SUMMERFEST OPENS AT 5:00 PM

  • BBQ FEAST … Your dinner will include smoked and slow roasted BBQ Pulled Pork on a roll or plate (don’t worry, we’ll still give you a roll), BBQ Chicken – quarter, Sides (choice of Mac n’ Cheese, Spuds, or BBQ Baked Beans), Creamy Cole Slaw, and coffee or tea… Dinners served 5 – 8 PM or until Sold Out … come early, this one is going to go fast!
  • Huge Theme Basket Raffle … Hundreds of Theme baskets
  • Summerfest Celebration Raffle
  • BEER TENT … XOXO starting at 7:00 PM and playing till 11:00 PM, they bring a unique blend of today’s hottest dance, hip-hop, Top 40 and pop music to audiences not only in Western New York, but across the country
  • Tiger’s Den  … Roast Beef, Italian Sausage, Burgers, Hot dogs … your favorite sandwich and snack foods
  • Games ... Bags of Groceries, Lottery Tree, Hundreds of Theme Baskets

SUNDAY, August 4 … SUMMERFEST OPENS AT NOON

  • Polka Mass in our Church … Polka style tunes played by the Buffalo Touch Polka Band accompany our Catholic Mass at 12:00 NOON
  • Polish Platter Dinner … Golabki (Beef stuffed cabbage roll), Kielbasa (smoked and fresh sausage), Pierogi (Potato with Cheese, Sauerkraut), Kapusta (sweet and sour cabbage), Rye Bread and butter and a beverage … Dinners served 1 – 4 PM or until Sold Out … Again, this sells out every year so come early
  • Huge Theme Basket Raffle … Hundreds of Theme baskets
  • Summerfest Celebration Raffle
  • Homemade Baked Goods Sale
  • BEER TENT … Grammy Award winning Buffalo Touch Polka Band from 1 – 5:00 PM
  • Tiger’s Den  … Roast Beef, Italian Sausage, Burgers, Hot dogs … your favorite sandwich and snack foods
  • Games … Bags of Groceries, Lottery Tree, Hundreds of Theme Baskets

Religious Education for Youth … Status and Registration

With the 2018-19 Religious Education year coming to a successful close, our Director of Religious Education takes a moment to remembers the achievements and successes that we enjoyed.  Additionally, she reminds parents of school age children that they need to register those children for the  2019-20 year … DRE Letter LINK.


BINGO

BINGO at 14 Holy Helpers on Thursday nights has been a tradition for many people in the West Seneca/Cheektowaga/Buffalo area. To enhance your enjoyment of BINGO nights at 14 Holy Helpers we’ve added new games and brought in televisions and new calling equipment. We have start play at 7:00 PM to help you get home earlier. Come enjoy a BBQ hamburger and win some cash!


Masses Available Over the Internet

Well over 500 people have taken advantage of the recording of selected weekend Masses that are available to you over the internet. Audio recordings are available for download for listening on your computer or for podcast access to an MP3 player. 10 Masses are available for access with additional recordings being added regularly. If you use an RSS reader, that subscription service is also available. There is no charge for access to our Mass recordings. Interested? Go to 14 Holy Helpers Audio Recordings for more details.

Are you an iPod user? Download our Masses to your iPod from Apple iTunes for FREE! A link is available on our Audio Page.


On-Line Giving

On-line giving to 14 Holy Helpers is processed through a new program managed by Vanco Payment Solutions.  Vanco is a large on-line payment processor for faith based organizations and is used by a number of parishes in the Diocese of Buffalo. As a PCI Level 1 compliant service provider they are dedicated to protecting the security and privacy of our donors.

Making your payments on-line is easy.  You can access our on-line system by clicking the blue Offering button found in the right hand column of our Home Page (see button below).  You have the option to set up a donor profile to save your information for multiple donations … or make a one time donation without setting up a profile.  Donations can be made via credit card or ACH withdrawal from a checking or savings account.

The system is available now.  Call the Parish Business Manager, Rick Donovan, at the Rectory (716) 674-2374 with any questions.


Parish Pictorials

We have started to collect the history of our parish life through photographs. If you have any pictures that you would like to share with us please contact our Webteam. Our current collection can be seen at the following link … 14 HH Pictorial.


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