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Claudia Calzetta SL

Claudia lives in St. Louis and has recently retired as assistant coordinator of the Loretto Volunteer program. Claudia currently merged two of her interests – her love of baking tarts and pies and her efforts to assist the asylum seekers in El Paso, Texas. With the help of friends, Claudia has created a website offering her baking for donations to shelters in El Paso.
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Khush Amdeed! Welcome!

By Claudia Calzetta SL / November 1, 2019 / 0 Comments

Khush Amdeed! Welcome! These words spoken by Barbara Nicholas began a meaningful prayer service that welcomed four eager and confident women to Loretto’s first Come and See program — the first Come and See in Loretto’s history. The Executive Committee and Forum members participated in this unique prayer service along with Nasreen Daniel, Maria Daniel,…

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Loretto Showers Volunteers with Necessities, Creative Gifts

By Claudia Calzetta SL / October 1, 2019 / 0 Comments

If you walked into any of the Loretto Volunteer gatherings in St. Louis, Denver or El Paso on Aug. 18 for the annual shower, you would have felt palpable energy, heard cheerful and sustained laughter and seen myriad wrapped multi-colored boxes and even some uniquely wrapped ecological gifts from the Denver Community. Showers: Community-building events…

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‘Closet Lady’ Serves Asylum Seekers at Loretto’s Former Nazareth Center in El Paso

By Claudia Calzetta SL / November 30, 2018 / 0 Comments

When I read the November announcement from Loretto President Pearl McGivney that there was an urgent need for volunteers in El Paso, Texas, I decided to respond and make myself available. Why not? I was retired, liked to travel and was willing to “do whatever” to help. The specific call was to assist at one…

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Loretto and Friends Take Part in Nuns on the Bus Tour

By Claudia Calzetta SL / October 18, 2018 / 0 Comments

(Photos courtesy of Claudia Calzetta SL)

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