The CVCC is looking for a Precursillo Coordinator. We are anticipating being able to startup weekends sometime in the not too distant future and need this position filled. You can access the position description via the link below. As the position description states this is a three year commitment. If you think this is something you would be interested in or would like more information, contact me at Batfish681@verizon.net or contact any current member of the CVCC.
Thank you and DeColores,
CVCC Precursillo Coordinator rev 03/21
Role: Coordinates the efforts between the individual parish Cursillo contacts and
the committee to identify and recruit new candidates. Works with the
committee to identify parishes that have low participation in Cursillo and develop
strategies for increasing participation. The Precursillo Coordinator further
ensures that proper procedures are in place to insure a smooth transition from
the Precursillo to the Postcursillo (by way of the weekend.) Manages Cursillo
applications, candidate enrollment and instructs Sponsors regarding duties and
responsibilities to their candidate.
o Receives and reviews Cursillo applications.
o Monitors number of candidates for upcoming Cursillo weekends.
o Collects deposits and payments from candidates or their sponsors, prior to the date of
the scheduled Cursillo weekend. Surrenders funds to CVCC Treasurer.
o Records deposits and secures a space for the candidate on the scheduled Cursillo
o Maintains communication with sponsors, acknowledging payments, reminding them of
their responsibilities to their candidate, and proper mental and spiritual preparation
for Weekend expectations. Advise sponsors of their duties regarding special needs if
any. Alerts teams of relevant issues which might affect the Weekend or which they
need to prepare, as mentioned above.
o At the Thursday gathering of a Cursillo weekend, the tuition balance due (if any) by
candidates is collected from sponsers, tallieded, and surrendered to the CVCC
o Advises and seeks guidance from CVCC on policy regarding any unusual issues which
appear on applications regarding candidate eligibility for the Weekend, for example;
financial o Conducts the Sponsors meeting held at the beginning of the Cursillo weekends.
(sample format provided)
Introduction of Sponsors
Explains role of Sponsor
Provides instructions to Sponsors
Praying over crosses and Rosaries
o Working with each team to create a spreadsheet of candidates and team in the
approved format and forwards to the CVCC Coordinating Committee shortly after the
completion of the weekend to be used to update the master database and the update
of the bulk mail newsletter address file (this should be coordinated with the
Rector/Rectora as necessary).
o Works with the parish Cursillo contacts and clergy to provide publicity about Cursillo to
stimulate awareness of Cursillo and its benefits.
o Works with the Coordinating Committee, sponsors and if necessary, with candidates to
provide a public face to the Cursillo movement.
o Attends CVCC meetings.
o Basic organizational and communication skills as determined by the CVCC Coordinating
o A Cursillista active and knowledgeable in the Cursillo movement and its purpose.
o Appointment made by CVCC Coordinating Committee.
o This is a three year commitment, candidate may choose to extend their term for an
additional three years after their initial term is completed but, is not obligated to do
We would like to welcome Kaitlin Cox as the newest member to the CVCC. Kaitlin has accepted the position of PreCursillo Coordinator. We all are looking forward to working with her as we gradually emerge from this pandemic and hopefully in the not too distant future can resume having Weekends. Please join us in welcoming Kaitlin.
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