The March for Life is fast approaching. If you don’t want to be left out, you had better make your plans soon.
42 Annual March for Life
Thursday, January 22, 2015
Bus trips which include at least one overnight stay are listed below. Below that are Red-Eye buses. Below that is information on free 15-passenger van rentals. The list will be continuously updated as we get more information.
Departs from: Burlington Mall
Departure Date & Time: Tuesday, Jan. 20th at 10:00 PM
One-night (Wed.) stay at Hyatt Regency Capitol Hill Hotel
Return home at 5:00 PM after the March on Thursday, arriving home around 2:30 AM on Friday
Cost: $219 per person, double occupancy (other rates available)
Contact: Theresa Gorey at 978-475-6673; Cell 978-886-2911; email firstname.lastname@example.org
or Jane Finn at 978-658-6115; Cell 978-618-5005
Departs from: St. Camillus Church, Arlington
with second pick-up from St. Margaret’s Church in Burlington
Departure Date & Time: Wednesday, Jan. 21st, early morning
Two-night (Wed. & Thu.) stay at Hampton Inn, Silver Spring, MD
Return home on Fri., Jan. 23rd, arriving around 8:00 PM
Cost: $239 per person, double occupancy; $319 single
Contact: Tom Harvey (617-710-3616, email@example.com) or Joseph Kolb (781-844-0353, firstname.lastname@example.org)
Departs from the following locations: Orleans, East Sandwich, Wareham, North Dartmouth, Attleboro
Departure Date and Time: Early Wednesday, Jan. 21st
Two-night (Wed. & Thu.) stay at Hampton Inn, Washington, DC
Return home Friday, Jan. 23rd, arriving in the evening
Cost: adults $285 per person, double occupancy; $200 youth rate (need chaperone); $585 family rate plus $40 per child (all staying in the same room). Price includes a hot breakfast each morning plus a pizza party the night of the March.
Contact: Kevin Ward at 508-291-0949 or Kevin@ccbfl.org.
Departs from St. John’s Church, Quincy
Departure Date: Tuesday, January 20th
Three-night (Tue., Wed., Thu.) stay at Malvern Retreat Center in Malvern, PA (includes a Day of Retreat with Rev. Francis Conroy).
Return home, Friday, January 23rd
Cost (including six meals at the Retreat Center): $419 per person, double occupancy; $469 single
Contact: Friends of the Unborn at 617-786-7903
Departs from St. John’s in Townsend
Departure Date and Time: Wednesday, January 21st at 2:00 AM
Group will arrive in DC around 2:00 PM on Wednesday, January 21st and will attend the Vigil Mass at the Shrine. The group will sleep in the gym of Catholic University which is next door to the Shrine.
Return Home: Thursday, January 22nd at 4:00 PM, returning home around 2:00-3:00 AM, Friday, January 23rd.
Departs from: Adams, North Adams, Williamstown, Pittsfield and Great Barrington
Departure Date & Time: Wednesday, Jan. 21st starting at 9:15 PM
Return home: Thursday, Jan. 22nd after the March (arrive home around 2:00 AM)
Cost: $25 per person
Contact: Robin Loughman at 413-743-1329
Departs from: Chicopee
Departure Date & Time: Wednesday, Jan. 21st at 10:00 PM following 8:00 PM Mass at St. Stanislaus Basilica
Return home: Thursday, Jan. 22nd after the March (arrive home by 2:00 AM)
Cost: Check on cost with contact people listed below if interested
Contact: Peggy Bradford at 413-583-5034; Suzie Lopes at 413-592-6015; Rebecca James at 413-733-4580
Departs from: St. Stephen’s Church, Framingham
Departure Date & Time: Wednesday, Jan. 21st at 8:00 PM
Return home: Thursday evening, Jan. 22nd (arrive home around 3:00 AM)
Donations for youth sponsorships are gratefully accepted.
Contact: Fr. Bert Stankard at 508-479-1006
Departs from: Greenfield
Departure Date & Time: Wednesday, Jan. 21st at 10:00 PM from Blessed Sacrament Church
Drop offs at the Thursday AM at the National Shrine or the Youth Rally for Life at the DC Armory (rider’s choice)
Return home: Thursday, Jan. 22nd after the March (arrive home by 1:00 AM)
Cost: $50.00 for adults; youth and teenagers are sponsored by Catholics for Life and are free of charge.
Contact: Deacon John Leary, email@example.com, 413-219-2734, Need reservations well in advance.
Departs from Immaculate Conception Church, East Weymouth
Departure Date and Time: Wednesday, January 21st at 9:00 PM
Return Home: Thursday, January 22nd after the March
Cost: $50 adults; $10 students
Contact: Sally Healy at 781-848-3796. Checks should be made payable to MCFL, Peggy McCormick Chapter and sent to Sally Healy, 244 Jefferson St., Braintree, MA 02184
Diocese of Worcester:
Departs from St. Paul’s Cathedral, Worcester
Departure Date and Time: Wednesday, January 21st at after Respect Life Mass at 7:30 PM
Group will attend Mass at the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception on Thursday morning.
Return Home: Thursday, January 22nd after the March, arriving home at approximately 1:00 AM
Cost: $70 if postmarked by 12/31/14; $85 after 12/31/14
Contact: Registration forms and other information can be found at: http://worcesterdiocese.org/NewsandEvents/MarchforLife/tabid/519/Default.aspx
VERC Car Rental will be offering free 15 Passenger Vans to any group going to the March for Life 2015.
Any organization that is interested can contact: Jack Vercollone at 508 732 5010.