By Helping Others

By Helping Others

Good Samaritans: Volunteers in this ministry commit to serving families of the parish in times of great need. This may include transportation to a doctor’s appointment, grocery shopping, and delivering prepared meals on a temporary basis.
Time Commitment: 1 - 2 hours / occasion

Loving Stitches: Volunteers meet to knit, crochet, and sew items for donation to various charities.
Time Commitment: 1 ½ hours / week.

Ministry to the Homebound, Hospitalized or Infirmed: Volunteers bring communion to the homebound, hospitalized and those in assisted living facilities.
Time Commitment: Varies by need

Peace and Justice: Volunteers are dedicated to serving the charity of the month, participating in Adopt-A-Road program for Manatee County, and Catholic Relief Service Rice Bowl initiative.
Time Commitment: 1 - 1 ½ hours / once every two months

Prayer Line Angels: Volunteers pray privately for the specific needs of others.
Time Commitment: Varies by need

Respect Life: Volunteers organize and participate in programs and events that recognize the divine dignity of Christ present in every human from the moment of conception to natural death.
Time Commitment: 1 ½ hours / month