Here you will find an overview of our Beacon of Faith timeline, and also the specific steps that we are taking along the way. Through consultation, the timeline was developed to help us best succeed in our Beacon of Faith goals.
Historical Timeline of St. Gabriel's Building Planning
Nov 7, 2013 - Diocese of CS Feasibility & Planning Study For Proposed Cathedral Project - CCS Fundraising Development Services and Strategic Consulting
Nov 30, 2013 - Introduction of Feasibility Study Presented to the Parish
Sep 16, 2015 - Leadership Dinner with Bishop Sheridan and Rob Faughnan
Sep 22, 2015 - Property Evaluation by Team Members
Sep 24, 2015 - Planning Meeting
Oct 28, 2015 - Planning Meeting and Meeting with Bishop Sheridan
Oct 30, 2015 - Cathedral Team Meeting
Nov 3, 2015 – Meeting with Mike Faricy the Chairman of the Diocese Capital Campaign/Cathedral Team and Bishop Sheridan
Dec 2, 2015 - Bishop Sheridan & Rob Faughnan share the results of the study from 2013 with parishioners and state the plan going forward with a new feasibility assessment by Fulcrum Philanthropy (Richard Blackmon & Greg Ring)
March 2016 - Bishop Sheridan Announces Cancelation of Cathedral Project
March 4, 2016 – Meeting with Fulcrum for Diocesan Campaign Assessment and St. Gabriel Position Moving Forward
April 22, 2016 - Father Kirk Presentation to St. Gabriel Planning Team of Revised Planning Vision for St. Gabriel as the “Mission Forward, a Beacon on the Hill” – Leadership Supported and Encouraged to Move to Next Step.
May 4, 2016 – Combined Pastoral Council/Finance Council Presentation of “Mission Forward” – Leadership Supported and Encouraged to Move Ahead with Planning.
May 17, 2016 – Meeting with Bishop Sheridan and Diocesan Building Committee – Discuss Proposal for St. Gabriel Moving Forward – Agreement that St. Gabriel Should Move Ahead
June 16, 2016 – Finance Council Approved Expenditures for Contracting with Consultants/Architect)
June 23, 2016 – Contract Signed with Fulcrum – Campaign Consultants
June 23, 2016 - Leadership Team Training – Fulcrum
June 2016 – Parish Building Committee Re-formed
June 30, 2016 – Building Committee Interviews with Architect Firms
July 5, 2016 - Meeting of Capital Campaign Team and All Leadership - Training with Richard Blackmon & Greg Ring - Father Kirk Introduces the Parish Prayer
July 6, 2016 - Building Committee Architect Interviews – Decision Made to Contract with Adam Hermanson & Summer Schaller from Integration Design Group (IDG)
Aug 9-11, 2016 - Individual Training for Team leaders with Richard Blackmon & Greg Ring
Aug 19, 2016 - First Working Meeting with IDG Architect Adam Hermanson and Building Committee – Introductions and Initial Goals/Needs Evaluation
Aug 24, 2016 - Web Site Development Meeting
Sept 8, 2016 – Second Meeting with IDG and Building Committee – Initial Land Use Evaluation
Oct 12, 2016 – Graphic Artist Contracted – Dave Kottler – Work on Campaign Theme Resources for Website and Print Material
Oct 15/16, 2016 – Fr. Kirk Briefs Parish at All Masses on Project Progress and Introduces Prayer for Our Parish Effort
Oct. 15, 2016 - Third Meeting with IDG and Building Committee - Bubble Diagram for Needs Assessment
Oct. 26, 2016 - Graphic Artist Contracted - Dave Kottler APEX Communications, Inc. - Campaign Logo Design Follow-up
Nov. 5, 2016 - Fourth Meeting with IDG and Building Committee - Review of Preliminary Site Designs
Nov. 12, 2016 - Mission Forward presentation by Fr. Kirk SLattery at Fall Ministry Leadership Meeting
Nov. 16, 2016 - Fifth Meeting with IDG and Building Committee - Review of Site & Church Design Concepts
Nov. 29, 2016 - First meeting with Seth Demoor, OneBillionStories.com - campaign video story board meeting
Dec. 10, 2016 - Architect presentation to parish - Adam Hermanson, IDG - Video available on parish website
Jan. 10, 2017 - Sixth Meeting with IDG and Building Committee - Review of Site and church Designs Concept
Jan. 11, 2017 - Graphic Artist Meeting - Dave Kottler APEX Communications, Inc. - Double Gate Brochure, Prayer Card, Banner design.
Jan. 17, 2017 - Leadership meeting with Fulcrum
Jan. 17, 2017 - Meeting with Seth Demoor, OneBillionStories.com - campaign video story board meeting.
Jan. 21-22, 2017 - OneBillionStories.com Video Recording of Parish and Interviews
Jan. 24-27 / Jan. 31-Feb 3, 2017 - Information Meetings to members
Feb. 7, 2017 - IDG Architect meetings with Ministries
Feb. 9, 2017 - Seventh Meeting with IDG and Building Committee - Review of ministry responses.
Feb. 9, 2017 - IDG Architect meetings with Ministries
Feb. 28, 2017 - Eighth Meeting with IDG and Building Committee - Review of ministry responses.
March 14, 2017 - Properties and Building Committee at Diocese
March 4-5, 2017 - Capital Campaign Kick Off Weekend
March 25-26, 2017 - Commitment Weekend
April 8-9, 2017 - Celebration Weekend
October 17, 2017 – Diocese Properties and Building Committee meeting. Bishop Sheridan approved moving forward with Architectural Design.
December 31, 2017 - $660,751 has been collected from the Capital Campaign.
January 10, 2018 – Building Committee meeting with Architect