Diocese of San Diego, CA Creation Care Teams
  1. Our Lady of the Sacred Heart, City Heights, is organizing a walk through their neighborhood in January to pick up trash. 
  2. Sacred Heart, Ocean Beach walked with their banner in the Christmas Parade.
  3. Our Lady of Perpetual Help, Lakeside, hosted a table at their recent Ministry Fair in the parish hall after all morning Masses. 
  4. St. Didacus, Normal Heights, meets regularly. They have a Community Garden in the area started by the mother of one their members and named after her: “Vera House Community Garden”. There are 11 plots, all open to resident participation. 
  5. St. Thomas More, Oceanside, meets regularly and has high participation. They organized a visit to a local botanical garden to observe and learn home garden practices.
  6. St. Brigids, Pacific Beach, held a blessing of the animals for the Feast of St. Francis. They have the “Grupo de los Veinte" ("The Group of Twenty”) in their parish. They held fundraisers and sent a delegation to the Andes Mts. of Peru to install small solar panels outside adobe houses and support a residence for students who walk long distances each day to get to school.
  7. St. Francis of Assisi, Vista, has a Creation Care Team in English and is considering starting one in Spanish. They had representatives at the October 24th celebration at the Pastoral Center. Their parish is installing solar panels on car-ports in their parking lot.
  8. St. Catherine Laboure, San Diego, had workshops in both English and Spanish and is planning to start meeting in January. Their parish is installing solar panels on the roof of their church.