St. Apollinaris Catholic Church • 3700 Lassen Street • Napa, CA 94558 • (707)257-2555

Parish Support

Pastoral Council

Back row: Mark Brumley, Sr. Peggy Cruise, Jodi Leveque -Convenor, Carl Such, Mark Tomsic, Fr. William Donahue, Dan Caponi, Fr. Thomas Kyallo. Front Row: Laura Schafle, Dominic Figueroa, Dn. Jesse DeLuna, Rosie Calbrese, Lyn Gagetta-Convenor, Gerry Cruz, David Figueroa. Not pictured: Fr. David Jenuwine, Sara Decrevel-Convenor-elect.


The Pastoral Council advises and assists the pastor in matters relating to parishioner involvement within the parish and the community at large. The Pastoral Council elicits the concerns of parishioners and responds, inclusively and collaboratively, to both the expressed desires and observed needs of the General Assembly of all parishioners. In considering the fulfillment of its mission, the Pastoral Council is guided by traditional Christian charity as expressed in the spiritual and corporal works of mercy.

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Gymnasium Committee

The St Apollinaris Gymnasium committee is an oversight committee with three main functions:

1. Manage the usage and maintenance of the gymnasium

2. Oversee and maintain the Gymnasium Endowment Fund

3. Sponsor a fundraiser to fund the Gymnasium Endowment Fund.

The committee members are volunteers who are appointed by the pastor and they meet twice each year in February and August. Current Gym Committee chairperson is Kelly Hyatt; John Dunn is chairperson for the fundraising subcommittee. For information contact John Dunn at (707) 257-6597.

Count Committee

This group counts money from liturgy collections and assists with bank deposits.  Appointed by the pastor.

Finance Committee

In its advisory role to the pastor this committee provides guidance and recommendations on the fiscal operations of the parish. In addition to presenting the annual financial report, the committee oversees the parish and school budgets. Members are appointed by the pastor.