John Racila to Speak at Serra Club Event in late March


12415001_mThe Serra Club of DuPage, an organization supporting vocations to the priesthood and religious life, is sponsoring an event on March 28 at St. Petronille Parish in Glen Ellyn. The evening will begin at 6 p.m. with rosary and a Mass in the church. Dinner will follow in the parish center. The guest speaker will be John Racila, who has had a long career in marketing and sales, including the creation of two successful business ventures. He has also been very active for 28 years in the Mission Society of St James the Apostle and worked with the recently departed Msgr. John Moriarity. In 2012, John and his wife, Barbara, took over voluntary fundraising efforts for the society and have raised significant revenue in support of missionary work in Peru. To find out more, or to make a reservation for the dinner, contact Joann Carr at or at 630.665.0994.