Mercy Dads

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Meeting Reminder

The Dad's Club meets at 6:30pm in the school cafeteria, generally on the first Tuesday of each month; check the schedule to be certain. Food/Beer/Soda will be served at 6:30 with the meeting starting around 7:00. Every Dad/Guardian is considered a member of the Mercy Dad's Club and is encouraged to participate.

Mission Statement

Mercy High School’s Dads Club supports the overall Mission of the school by providing support services to the entire school community.

Goals and Objectives

  • Invite, participate and flourish relationships within the Dad community of Mercy.
  • Share in the time our daughter has at Mercy; academically, spiritually, emotionally and in their participation in clubs and organizations.
  • Support the entire community of Mercy with leadership, strength, presence, spirituality and financial responsibility.

Membership

All fathers or male guardians of enrolled Mercy High School students are automatically members.

Meetings

The Dads Club meets monthly, September Through June, each school year. Normally these meetings are scheduled on the 1st Tuesday of each month.

Officers

Officers are elected each year at the May meeting and include a President, Vice President, Secretary and Treasurer. Chairpersons of the major committees are included with the Club officers in forming the Executive Board of the Dads Club. The Executive Board is responsible for setting each month’s general meeting agenda and in carrying out the smooth operation of the Dads Club.

2017 – 2018 school year

President -  Todd Forfinski
Vice-President - Mike McSweeney
Secretary - Paul Rzepecki
Treasurer -  Brian Wilson
Membership/Communication - Ken Johnson and Tom Pegler

In addition to the Executive Board there are a number of Dads that work on family and father/daughter activities that are scheduled throughout the year.  The Executive Board is excited for the coming year and hopes to see all Dads joins in whatever capacity suits you.

Committees

  • 1) Funding Raising:
    • a) Raising funds to benefit the school and students
    • b) Submitting requests for donations to the Executive Board
  • 2) Communications:
    • a) Maintenance of the Dads Club Web site
    • b) Communication between Executive board and the Dads Club membership
  • 3) Membership:
    • a) Increase participation among membership
    • b) Run elections
    • c) Maintain exposure throughout MHS functions
  • 4) Social Activities:
    • a) Institute and manage father-daughter activities throughout the year
  • 5) Support Services:
    • a) Provide volunteers to support various MHS functions.

Scholarship Endowment Fund

Please visit mhsmi.org/mercy-life/mercy-dads/endowment-fund to learn about how you can contribute to the Dads Club Scholarship Endowment Fund Vision 2020 - For Today and Tomorrow.

Info: If you would like to post to the Mercy Dad's Club home page please forward your request to: Larry Baker lrbaker@mhsmi.org.