Sponsoring Parishes and Organizations

The requirements of parishes wishing to sponsor the St. Charles Lwanga Center include:

The parish must be Catholic and located within the St. Louis metropolitan area.                  
  • The parish is assessed $500 per year to help support the upkeep of the Center.
  • Parishioners of sponsoring parishes are encouraged to participate in the Center’s programs and services.
  • Parishes are asked to establish a St. Charles Lwanga Center Benefactors’ Program to encourage their parishioners to give to St. Charles Lwanga Center on a regular monthly basis according to their financial means and spirit of generosity.
  • Benefactors: $30 or more (More than $360 per year)
  • Sponsors: $20 to $29.00 ($240 to $360 per year)
  • Patrons: $10 to $19.00 ($120 to $239 per year)
  • The sponsoring parish provides a representative for the Center’s board.

Contact information for the current sponsoring parishes and organization are: 

Blessed Teresa of Calcutta
Reverend Robert Rosebrough, Pastor
120 North Elizabeth Ave.
Ferguson, MO 63135
Fax: 314-524-0744


Cathedral Basilica of St. Louis
Reverend Monsignor Joseph M. Simon, Pastor
4431 Lindell Blvd.
St. Louis MO 63108-2496
Fax 314. 533.2844

Fontbonne University
Dr. J. Michael Pressimone, President
6800 Wydown Blvd.
St. Louis MO 63105
Fax 314. 533.2844

Most Holy Trinity
Very Reverend Richard Potts, C.Ss.R., V.F., Pastor                                                                                                             Sister Janice Munier, SSND, Parish Life Coordinator                                                                                                            3519 N. 14th St.                                                                                                                                                                              St. Louis MO 63107-3796
Fax 314.436.9291

Our Lady of the Holy Cross
Reverend Vincent Nyman, Pastor
8115 Church St.
St. Louis MO 63147
Fax 314.381.4828
Email: olhc2@msn.com

St. Alphonsus Liguori "Rock" Church
Reverend Rick Potts, C.Ss.R, Pastor
1118 North Grand Blvd.
St. Louis MO 63106
Fax 314.533.4260

St. Augustine Catholic Church
Reverend Monsignor Robert Gettinger, Pastor
1371 Hamilton Ave.
St. Louis MO 63112
Fax 314.385.2949

St. Elizabeth, Mother of John the Baptist
Reverend Stephen P. Giljum, Pastor
4330 Shreve Ave.
St. Louis MO 63115
Fax 314.381.2212
Email: frsteve.semoj@gmail.com

St. Matthew the Apostle
Reverend Patrick Quinn, S.J., Pastor
2415 N. Sarah St.
St. Louis MO 63113
Fax 314.533.7318
Email: stmatthews@sbcglobal.net

St. Nicholas Catholic Church
Reverend Arthur J. Cavitt, Pastor
701 N. 18th St.
St. Louis MO 63103
Fax 314.241.9823                                                                                                        Email:  stnickscatholicchurch@gmail.com                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     

Sts. Teresa and Bridget
Reverend Timothy Cook, Pastor
3636 N. Market St.
St. Louis MO 63113
Fax 314.531.1047
Email: pastor@ststb.org