TCADP has chapters and regional representatives around the state. Please contact your local representative to support local efforts aimed at ending the death penalty in Texas.
June 3- San Antonio Meeting with TCADP members and supporters to include Legislature Recap and Bexar County next steps. 12:00-2:00pm or 5:00-7:00pm Get the details and RSVP!
June 5- Austin Meeting with TCADP members and supporters to include Legislature Recap and Travis County next steps. 12:00-1:30pm Get the details and RSVP!
June 9 – Houston chapter meeting at 7 PM at Central Market (corner of Westheimer and Weslyn) in the upstairs meeting room.
Festivals, Conferences, Religious Gatherings?
It’s the season for community festivals and religious and civic gatherings! Do you know of any upcoming community events or meetings where TCADP could sponsor an information table and recruit new members? If so, please contact TCADP Program Coordinator Vicki McCuistion at firstname.lastname@example.org or 512-441-1808. See the calendar for examples of tabling events.
Join the TCADP Social Media Rapid Response Team!
Help TCADP expand its reach and communicate important messages online! Sign up today to be a part of the TCADP Social Media Rapid Response Team. (You don’t have to be in Texas to be helpful!) http://tcadp.org/social-media-
To see the TCADP calendar, go to http://tcadp.org/get-involved/calendar/.
Local Contact and Meeting Information
Vigil: On days of executions, in front of the Capitol at Congress and 11th street, 5:30 to 6:30pm
Activities: The Brazos Valley chapter distributes lawn signs to be posted the day of each execution. To obtain one, contact Rich Woodward: email@example.com
Vigil: Corner of Texas Ave. and Walton in front of the main entrance to the Texas A&M campus
Vigil: Every execution at 802 and Paredes Line from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m.
Meetings: Typically take place during the vigils.
Meeting: Called as needed, after a vigil
Vigil: In front of Incarnate Word and Blessed Sacrament Convent,
2910 South Alameda, 6:00pm
Phone: 214 768-3284
Meeting: 3rd Wed. of each month, 7:00-9:00pm @ basement rotunda area of Dallas Hall at SMU, 3225 University Avenue
Vigil: *Dallas, SMU Catholic Center at the corner of University Blvd. and Airline Rd., starting at 6 p.m. *McKinney, St. Gabriel the Archangel Catholic Community located at 110 St. Gabriel Way, the last Sunday of the month, following the 11:00am Mass
Phone: (915) 479-0221
Meetings: third Monday of each month 6:00 p.m., Juan Diego Room in the Ministry Center of St Pius X Catholic Church, 1050 N Clark St.
Vigil: Day of Execution at El Paso’s Saint Patrick Catholic Cathedral 6:00pm
Phone: (281) 933-4925
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com
Vigil: Rotating locations…5:30 to 6:20pm. See Vigil page for current location
Phone: (432) 580-7855
Meetings: First Sunday of the Month, 4:00pm, Church of Christ, 1705 Highland
Vigil: 5:00 to 5:30 PM, in front of St. Joseph Catholic Parish, 907 S. Dixie, Odessa 79761.
Phone: (210) 930-2950
Vigil: (Site 1) – Archdiocese of San Antonio, in the St. Joseph Chapel at the Chancery, 2718 W. Woodlawn Ave. (1 mile east of Bandera Rd.) at 11:30 a.m. on the day of execution. Broadcast on Catholic Television of San Antonio (Time-Warner cable channel 15) at 12:30 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. on the day of execution.
(Site 2) – Main Plaza across from Bexar County Courthouse and San Fernando Cathedral – Noon
(Site 3) – Join the Sisters of Divine Providence and friends in vigil and prayer from 6:00 – 6:30 pm on Texas execution days in front of Our Lady of the Lake Convent by the large crucifix. 515 S.W. 24th Street.
TCADP also has contacts in the Beaumont, Rio Grande Valley, Victoria, Waco, Lubbock and Huntsville areas. Contact TCADP at 512-441-1808.