Creation Care Teams

This ministry helps parishes and schools to form teams to lead their communities in projects that care for the environment and lift the poor.

Upcoming Events

These parishes and schools established Creation Care Teams. Please contact Father Emmet Farrell if you want to explore starting one at your faith community:

Good Shepherd (Mira Mesa, San Diego)
La Immaculata (San Diego)
Our Lady of the Sacred Heart (City Heights, San Diego)
Our Mother of Confidence (San Diego)
Sacred Heart (Ocean Beach, San Diego)
St. Didacus (Normal Heights, San Diego)
St. Francis (Vista)
St. James Academy (Solana Beach)
St. Martin of Tours Academy (La Mesa)
St. Michael (Paradise Hills, San Diego)
St. Thomas More (Oceanside)


Fr. Emmet (Emilio) Farrell
Phone: (619) 419-8345
efarrellEmail at
Robert J Gilleskie, P.E.
Phone: (858) 793-1757
rjgilleskieEmail at
Jim DeHarpporte
jim.deharpporteEmail at
María Lourdes Valencia
Diocesan Liaison
Phone: (858) 490-8323
mvalenciaEmail at
Cathedral Deanery
Robert Gilleskie
rgilleskieEmail at
El Cajon and El Centro Deanery
Fr. Emmet Farrell
efarrellEmail at
Escondido Deanery
Arnold Bernardo
bernardo.arnoEmail at
Mission Deanery
Margaret McCahill
drmccahillofsEmail at
Oceanside Deanery
Patricia Grace
patriciaelizabethgrace7Email at
South Bay Deanery
David Larom
dlaromEmail at