The St. Anne’s Shrine Preservation Society is an all-volunteer board of directors who came together in the spirit of cooperation to focus on preserving, restoring, and managing St. Anne’s Shrine. The members all contribute different talents, insights, and abilities, but the goal is to return St. Anne’s to its rightful place as a destination for prayer, healing, and an increase of faith in the Diocese of Fall River.
The Preservation Society is organized as non-profit charitable corporation under the laws of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, and is a recognized charity and listed as a component member of the US Conference of Catholic Bishops’ 501c(3) IRS determination.
The Corporate Officers of the Board:
President: Mr. Richard Affonso
Vice President: Mr. Robert Gauvin
Treasurer: Ms. Cecile Michno
Secretary: Ms. Lisa Robitaille
Shrine Physical Plant Coordinator: Mr. Jeffrey Montigny
Director of Liturgy: Mr. Michael Antaya (Scheduling and Ceremony)
Shrine Sacristan and Publicity: Mr. Bryan Boyle, OP (Ceremonial and Webmaster)
Accounting and Outreach: Ms. Debbie Davey
Society Chaplain: Rev. Edward A. Murphy
Director of Music/Organist: Mr. Scott Lariviere
Archivist and Shrine Curator: Ms. Dianne M. Scott, J.D.
Our corporate office is located at:
St. Anne Shrine
818 Middle Street
Fall River, MA 02721