His Excellency, Bishop Herbert Bevard, met yesterday with Joseph Boland, senior director of grant management at the Catholic Church Extension Society. Mr. Boland visited the diocese to review how the agency has helped and will help in the future. The Diocese of St. Thomas in the
Virgin Islands receives substantial funds annually from the agency.
|Bishop Bevard took Mr. Boland to Ss. Peter and Paul School on St. Thomas (pictured above) and many places|
supported by the Catholic Church Extension Society on St. Thomas and St. Croix.
|Micheal Akin, executive director of Catholic Charities of the Virgin Islands,|
gave Bishop Bevard and Mr. Boland a tour of Bethlehem House Shelter for the Homeless on St. Thomas.