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Join us for the 2024 Cana Banquet Garden Party!

On Thursday evening, May 2, we gather with our friends to celebrate our 2024 Cana Award Recipient and another year of supporting strong Catholic marriages and families. Come enjoy a fun evening with your friends in supporting missionary disciples to the family!


Event Details

5:00pm Registration and Happy Hour 
6:15pm Dinner
7:00pm Program
8:15pm Cookie and Coffee reception

Golden Valley Country Club 
7001 Golden Valley Road, 
Golden Valley, MN 55427


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By attending, you'll be:

  • INSPIRED by testimonies of hope for marriage and family transformation—recognizing that the family is needed now, more than ever.
  • EDUCATED about the efforts of Cana Family Institute—building on a 30+ year history of strengthening Catholic marriages and families across the United States… and how 25,000+ marriages have been transformed.
  • EQUIPPED and EMPOWERED to make an even greater impact on families—including your own children and grandchildren; what could be more rewarding than knowing you helped to transform a family for Christ?
  • MOTIVATED to support this important work at this crucial time! All proceeds benefiting the mission to the family through Cana Family Institute.
  • ...And you'll experience a joyful evening celebrating what's most important: FAITH and FAMILY!




Drs. Matt and Mary Paquette

2024 Cana Award Recipients





2024 Celebrating Marriage Cana Award

Each year Cana Family Institute honors a married couple who witness the Catholic faith as missionary disciples to their family and community. This year we are pleased to honor Drs. Matt and Mary Paquette with the 2024 Celebrating Marriage Cana Award. Please help us honor the Paquettes by attending the Cana Banquet and/or contributing a tribute with words of appreciation. Tribute submissions due April 15th.

Click Here to Honor the Paquettes

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Your support is critical as we work diligently to reach more parents and families.
Thank you for your support!


If you have any questions, please contact Jon Hickman at [email protected].