Council of Catholic Women

Council of Catholic Women

d5id9efqij0crd8oecaxnit5k6l.pngOur HNJCCW Commissions

Spirituality – Provide information on Church teachings and public issues.  Create a community of faith-filled women.

Service – Work to meet the needs of our community that affect the lives and well - being of people living here.  Strive to improve the lives of people less fortunate in our local community.  Contribute to the needs of our parish and our parish school.

Leadership – Promote leadership qualities in our members through education and hands-on projects.

CCW Mission

To support, empower and educate all Catholic women in spirituality, leadership, and service.  Our programs respond with Gospel values to the needs of the Church and society in the modern world.


For membership information, please contact Glenda Shirhall, Membership Chair at 

Holy Name of Jesus Council of Catholic Women is affiliated with:

Southern Deanery - Affiliated Catholic Churches in Brevard:
ODCCW - Orlando Diocesan Council of Catholic Women:
FCCW - Florida Council of Catholic Women:
NCCW -National Council of Catholic Women:
WUCWO -World Union of Catholic Women’s Organization:

Board of Directors

President-Sharon Whitney                                    Deanery Rep - Julie Mallak
Vice-President – Sherry Kolleda                           Leadership - Sherry Kolleda
Recording Secretary – Jeanette Colburn             Service - Carol Harrison
Corresponding Secretary –  Gale Baratian         Spirituality - Susan Masiello
Treasurer – Brenda Boyle                                      Parliamentarian – Carol Harrison    
Spiritual Advisor - Msgr. Page

Members and Family Fall Event  - Scenic Music Cruise Aboard "The Indian River Queen".  Sunday, November 11, 2018  Cocoa, FL
Join us with your family on a relaxing scenic cruise aboard the Indian River Queen.  Passengers will enjoy live music, beautiful scenery and wonderful views as they cruise majestically along the Indian River Lagoon.  A great excursion for all ages!
This 2 hour cruise includes:  Live music w/Greg Vadimsky, world renowned musician & vocalist.  Full Service Cash Bar, Riverboat Hot Dogs available for purchase.  HNJCCW will provide light snacks for our group in a designated area.  
Purchase tickets directly with the Island River Queen either by phone @321.454.7414 or via their website:  Tell them you are with HNJCCW when booking tickets.
Adults $32.10, Children ages 3-12 $26.75, includes tax. This cruise sells out, tickets are available to purchase now.  Contact Indian River Queen for refund & cancellation policy.  Boarding Location: Cocoa Village Marina, 90 Delannoy Avenue, Cocoa, FL 32922
Boarding 2:00 pm, Underway 2:30 pm, Return to Dock 4:30 pm.   We are going to try and arrange for some carpooling options for folks that need transportation. Questions or for more information contact Sherry Kolleda at


sy1sacw0d7jwjpwy5srdbxwas6l.png           November Birthdays

  Julieta MacDougall     November 9
  Beth Mahoney             November 12
  Maria Cozzoni             November 17
  Carol Thomson           November 17
  Sherry Vilvadi             November 19






Diocese of Orlando Member Volunteer Hours Form

Recent Spring Social:

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