Phoenix Diocesan Council of Catholic Women (PDCCW)

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We are your liaison between our Reverend Bishop Thomas J. Olmsted and you, the women of this great Diocese.    Our two main events at this time are the Phoenix Catholic Women's Conference and our Annual Meeting and Women of the Year Event. 

The PDCCW has two upcoming events
and we hope you will be able to attend!

Tickets on sale now for
Women of the Year Celebration!
Saturday, June 18, 2016

at Ss. Simon & Jude Cathedral
Check-in - 9:0am

Event begins - 9:30am
Speaker to be announced soon

Mass with Bishop Thomas J Olmsted - 11:00am

Catered lunch & honoring of Women of the Year
will follow Mass in the parish hall.

Join us in celebrating some lovely Catholic women who are models for others around them!

All are welcome to attend.

Tickets on sale now!
Click HERE to purchase your ticket online or

Click HERE to download the mail-in registration form.

PDCCW 2016 Annual Meeting - Thursday June 2, 2016

at the Diocesan Pastoral Center at 6:30pm in Room 159A

Join the ladies of the PDCCW to learn more about this organization and to see how you can get involved!

We have two positions up for election this year - Secretary and Treasurer. 

If you are, or know someone who might be, interested in running for either position,
please contact us at

2015 Women of the Year

We honored 11 beautiful women, three of which were the PDCCW's first Young Women of the Year!

Women of the Year:
Mary Lou Anton - St. Thomas the Apostle, Phoenix
Ada Fe Cunningham - St. Thomas Aquinas, Avondale
Carolyn Diercksmeier - Our Lady of Joy, Carefree
Mayra Gonzalez - Corpus Christi, Phoenix
Dr. Mary McGee - St. Clare of Assisi, Surprise
Dora Pedrego - Immaculate Conception, Cottonwood
Kathi Peterson - Our Lady of Lourdes, Sun City West
Antoinette "Toni" Sanchez - St. Catherine Laboure, Chino Valley

Young Women of the Year:
Kathia Antillon - St. Thomas Aquinas, Avondale
Lori Fusak - Corpus Christi, Phoenix
Kayla Golonka - St. Mary Magdalene, Gilbert

Photos from the 2015 Women of the Year Celebration at Ss. Simon & Jude Cathedral - June 6, 2015

Photos from 2015 Phoenix Catholic Women's Conference at Xavier College Preparatory Founders Hall