Cookie Connection: Parishioners are invited to bring cookies and juice boxes to Mass on the 2nd Sunday of each month for the needy and homeless of the inner city. Volunteers are needed to gather the items and deliver them. Contact Carolyn West (385-0615), Carol Aichele (385-5388) or Ann Goldschmidt (385-1605).
Giving Tree: This is an Advent project of providing Christmas gifts and assistance to various community agencies and area families in need. Individuals who are organized and enjoy serving behind the scenes by doing practical and necessary tasks are needed. They oversee the project set-up and coordinate the duties such as writing tags, promoting the project and delivering the gifts. Contact: Connie Lanter (741-9430).
Mission Outreach: In response to God’s call to love our neighbor, we are a ministry that empowers our parish community to reach out to the poorest of the poor, shares knowledge about the need, provides for their physical needs and moves toward social justice through service. Contact: Deacon Tim Crooker (460-7013).
Scarves for the Homeless: Provide assistance to organizations with crocheted and knitted items. Contact: Cathy Rizzo (385-9108).
St. Vincent De Paul: Works with those in our community faced with temporary financial challenges. To volunteer contact: Parish Office, 741-5300.
Parishioners are also involved in regional programs not sponsored by the parish such as Habitat for Humanity or People Working Cooperatively. For information on these call the Parish Office (741-5300).