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Bishop Malloy invites the young people of the Diocese of Rockford to join him for a day of faith, fellowship, and fun! There will be about 1,800 young people gathered from all across the diocese – and we hope you are one of them!


When: Sunday, October 29 7:30am- 5:15pm

Where: Rock Valley College, Rockford

Who: ALL Students in grades 8 -12 are invited

Registration Deadline: Tuesday, October 10


This is a great day to come together with hundreds of teens from around the Diocese to have fun, grow deeper and celebrate your faith!! Transportation will be provided. If you are a family registered in the youth ministry program, there is no cost for the student to attend. For students not registered, the cost is $25 which includes lunch, the summit and a t-shirt. Adult chaperones will be needed, chaperones are asked to pay $15 to attend. PLEASE NOTE; ALL CHAPERONES MUST HAVE COMPLETED THE DIOCESAN SAFE ENVIRONMENT REQUIREMENTS FOR VOLUNTEERS BEFORE THEY CAN ATTEND. 


If you would like to attend, please complete the Youth Summit Permission Form and the

Student Emergency Form and submit them (along with payment if applicable) to Jennifer in the Youth Ministry office NO LATER THAN OCTOBER 10. 


If you have any questions, concerns or need more information, please contact Jennifer in the YM office

2017 Youth Summit Permission Slip

pdf Student or Youth Emergency Information (108 KB)

Mass and a Meal Sunday

Youth Ministry invites families registered in the program to Mass and a Meal Sunday! Bring your family to 5:00 mass and then join us in the gathering space for dinner! There is no cost to registered families, just come and enjoy some time together as a family and community! Families not registered in the program are welcome to join us for a donation of $5/family. We do ask that you RSVP so we know who's coming! Please click on the date below to RSVP! 

Mass and Meal Sunday, October 22 

Mass and a Meal Sunday, November 5

Mass and a Meal Sunday, December 10 

Contact Information

Jennifer Dombrowski
847-639-0414 ext. 332
Director of Youth Ministry


Theresa Milobowski
847-639-0414 ext. 322
Administrative Assistant


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