Earthquake Reconstruction at St. Mary's

Earthquake Reconstruction at St. Mary's

by St. Mary's, Napa

Recovery efforts are underway in the Napa Valley following the August 24th magnitude 6.0 earthquake that hit the area.

St. Mary's Episcopal Church in Napa suffered severe damage to the interior of their sanctuary. Reconstruction and extensive repairs will take a significant financial toll on the church, and currant fundraising efforts are underway to help restore damage to the interior and to replace their organ.

If you would like to help St. Mary's directly, please make a donation online using the "Donate" link found on St. Mary's website ( When accessing the donation link, please be sure to select "Earthquake Restoration Fund" in the drop-down menu that says "donate."

Or, if you have a PayPal account, you can send a direct payment by simply logging into your Paypal account, selecting "Send Money," then entering the church's email address ( and the dollar amount you wish to donate. You will be sent a confirmation email for tax purposes.

Donations may also be sent via check, made out to St. Mary's Church, with "Earthquake Restoration Fund" in the memo line. Please mail donations to:

St. Mary's Episcopal Church
1917 Third Street
Napa, CA 94559

Any and all donations are greatly appreciated! Please keep St. Mary's, Napa and all those affected by this earthquake in your prayers.

Click here to read the Episcopal News Service story about the earthquake and its effects on St. Mary's, Napa.

Click here to watch news coverage from ABC10 News in San Diego about the earthquake, including an interview with the Rev. Canon Stephen Carpenter, Rector, St. Mary's, Napa.


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