As Christmas approaches, the number of people in need of assistance increases. Please help us continue to feed and assist those in need within our parish during this season of hope.
We particularly need: Gift cards (small denominations of $15-20, please), New/gently used winter clothing (particularly jackets, coats and blankets), Gifts for teens, New/gently used winter clothing, caps, socks, & diapers for newborns, Turkeys and hams, Christmas gift bags, ALL SIZES!
You can drop these off any time from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. weekdays (preferably by December 14th in time for our Christmas program for children and families) in the Social Service Ministry office.
Please drop off your donations to Food Drive volunteers outside the church before and after each mass on Saturday, December 8 and Sunday, December 9.
These are some of the items that we need the most: Holiday foods (cranberry sauce, stuffing, gravy mix, dessert mixes, canned pumpkin, etc.), canned meats, fruits and vegetables, milk, infant formula, nutritional shakes for older adults, cooking oil, fruit juice, cereal, sugar, flour, dishwashing and laundry detergent, bath soap, toothpaste, shampoo, toilet paper and paper sacks.
Please check the expiration or “best by” dates as we cannot distribute expired or opened food.