Edmundite Missions

Alabama Power Donation Funds Intern Program in Selma

From the West Alabama Newsroom– Alabama Power Foundation donates $100,000 dollars — to fund a workforce development — youth internship program in Selma. Southern Division Vice President Leslie Sanders presented the check to the Edmundite Missions last week. “We feel like this program will be a significant addition to training the workforce development group in this area,” said Sanders. Thirty…

Edmundite Missions Celebrates 85th Anniversary

From the West Alabama Newsroom– Edmundite Missions celebrates 85 years of meeting the needs of people in Selma and the surrounding communities. President & CEO Chad McEachern says the non-profit is preparing for the future. Even as it reflects on — and celebrates it’s past. “Eighty-five years to the day, Father Frank Casey and Father Barney Perro arrived here in…

New Initiative in Selma Aims to Aid Virtual Learning

From the West Alabama Newsroom– A new initiative in Selma aims to help with some of the challenges — that are bound to arise from distance learning during a pandemic. Edmundite Missions is using it’s new Bullock Community Rec Center — as an Academic Resource Center to help get students and parents through the challenges of virtual learning amid COVID-19….

Edmundite Missions Dedicates New Community Rec Center in Selma

From the West Alabama Newsroom: The Edmundite Missions held a dedication ceremony Tuesday afternoon for its new multi-million dollar community rec center in Selma. The Dr. Michael and Catherine Bullock Community and Recreation Center is nearly complete. Church officials walked through and blessed each of the rooms in the facility. The new center is equipped with a computer lab,  weight…

New Multi-Million Dollar Community Rec Center Nears Completion in Selma

From the West Alabama Newsroom– Construction of a new multi-million dollar community recreation center continues to move forward in Selma. The Dr. Michael and Catherine Bullock Community and Recreation Center is close to being finished. The Edmundite Missions broke ground on the facility — nine months ago. Officials say the center will offer a variety of programs and activities for…

Selma Charity to Build New Community Rec Center

From the West Alabama Newsroom– A new multi-million dollar community recreation center is on the way to Selma. The Edmundite Missions is building a new state of the art community rec center on the 1400 block of Broad Street. The center will feature a full size basketball court, classrooms, a weight room and a computer lab. CEO Chad McEachern says…

Selma Chef Shares Valentine’s Day Dinner Idea

From the West Alabama Newsroom– Dozens of people in Selma spent some time preparing for Valentine’s Day by hanging out at the public library. Chef Harry Dominick with the Edmundite Missions put on a cooking show during Lunch and Learn at the library Thursday afternoon. About forty people were on hand to learn how to make the meal and sample…

Edmundite Missions Celebrates 80th Anniversary

From the West Alabama Newsroom– A Selma organization with a long history of helping people in the community is celebrating a major milestone this year. Edmundite Missions has been hard at work in the Selma community for 80 years. The Catholic non-profit has been providing food, clothing and shelter to people in need since 1937. The charity is hosting a…