Creative Writing Contest Awards

The Cabrini Literary Guild has contributed thousands of dollars to the students of the Archdiocesan High Schools who have participated in its annual contest. Every year a writing promp is selected for students to write a 500 – 1500 word essay.

2017 - “Do not wait for leaders; do it alone, person to person” ~ by Mother Teresa 

2016–"Believe you can and you are halfway there” by Theodore Roosevelt.

2015 – “We can learn to see each other and recognize that human beings are more alike than we are unlike” by Maya Angelou

2014 – “The best thing about the future is that it comes one day at a time” by Abraham Lincoln

2013 Prompter: Education is the key to unlock the golden door of freedom.

PHILANTHROPY

The Cabrini Literary Guild each year distributes the money raised from their annual fund raiser luncheon to local charities and the writing award winners.

2016

Glendale YWCA – Shelter for Women

Shield of Roses

Catholic Charities – Loaves and Fishes

Family Promise of the Verdugos

Ascencia – Homeless Shelter

Glendale Public Library – Adult Literacy Program

2015

Glendale YWCA – Shelter for Women

Shield of Roses

Catholic Charities – Loaves and Fishes

Family Promise of the Verdugos

Ascencia – Homeless Shelter

Avila Gardens

Glendale Public Library – Adult Literacy Program

2014

Glendale YWCA – Shelter for Women

Shield of Roses Ascencia – Homeless Shelter

Catholic Charities – Loaves and Fishes

Brothers’ Helper

Family Promise of the Verdugos

Glendale Public Library – Adult Literacy Program