St. Michael Women's Association

St. Michael Women’s Association

Membership in the St. Michael Women's Association is open to all the women of the St. Michael the Archangel Church and St. Timothy Chapel.

The mission of the SMWA is: 

  • To have a diverse community of women members. 
  • To enrich the spiritual and education life of our members as we strive to live the beliefs and values of our Catholic faith. 
  • To provide spiritual programs and community service activities.
  • To provide scholarship assistance to our young parishioners whenever possible.


Covid 19 State mandates will be in place for all in person events.
Maximum Number of attendees is 50.
Masks must be worn at all times.
No food will be served.
Water bottles will be available in a designated separate area.
Purel will be available.
We are hoping that mandates will be lifted in time for our Spring Luncheon.

2020-2021 Events

Throughout the season, we offer social, spiritual and educational events,
along with service opportunity, to the parishioners of our Parish.  Please join us!


The presentation by Jen Marr “Paws (Pause) To Comfort” November 5th at 10:30 am on Zoom
"The Power of Care, Comfort & Connection,"  was a great success!Thank you to all who attended! To view the Keynote on YouTube, click here

Jen is offering a 2-session Book Study on “Paws to Comfort” in January 2021 (on Zoom).  The details are below.

Please include your email address if signing up for the Book Study.

Taize Lenten Memorial Candlelight Service - March (DTBD) St. Michael Church

Spring Luncheon Celebration (of Renovation Completion) - April 20th 11:00 Guinan Hall


Movie Night Feb 2nd from 7:00 - 9:00 Guinan Hall


SMWA Sanctuary Guild: Gives honor and respect to the instruments in the sanctuary and keeps the Church sacred in honor of God.

SMWA Scholarship Award: SMWA has a proud history of giving Scholarship Awards beginning in 1996 through the present in excess of $400,000 to those students of Parishioners who are in need and who have given their time and talent to St. Michael the Archangel Parish. For 2020, the recipient was a graduating eighth grade student from GCS.

SMWA Prayer Shawl MinistryA blessed Prayer Shawl is available to any person experiencing difficulty in their life and may be picked up at the Parish Office

Parish Programs supported by the SMWA:
After Mass Coffees
Thanksgiving Food Drive
Christmas & Easter Flowers
Christmas Party
Pasta Supper

Spring Picnic

We welcome any woman who would like to become a member of the SMWA. May God keep you in His warm & comforting embrace.

Please come back soon!  Our page is regularly updated!


2020-21 Letter from the President - Click here.

2020-2012 Board of Directors
Executive Board Members:
Roberta Chiappelloni - President
Carol James - Treasurer
Roni Schmitz - Secretary/Public Relations
Diane Pignataro - VP of Membership

Board Members
Marigle Barragan, Roberta Warburton, Mary Rolla, Micaela McCann, Marion Schupp, 
Joann Caveliere, Eileen Rooney, Anne Marie Hynes, Dawn Imbrogno, Carol Sabia, Diane Clehane

Download our 2016 Revised Bylaws here

SMWA MEMBERSHIP DRIVE is going on now.  This years Membership is Free, but new memberships must submit an application. Click here for application.

Congratulations to August McHugh, the SMWA 2020 Scholarship Award Recipient!