A community day of service and camaraderie
Sponsored by Service Outreach
Agenda for Saturday, Nov. 7, 2015
9:00 Gather and Send Off Blessing at the Parish Center
9:30-12:00 Teams disperse for various service activities
12:30 Lunch and Sharing
Choose from these special service activities:
Love Bomb Our Neighborhoods – bake cookies and write love notes to hand out in downtown Riverside and other locations – make someone’s day!
Contact: Robin Scharpf at firstname.lastname@example.org
Clean Up Riverside – participate with other community groups in cleaning up and pruning public areas. Great for those who love being outdoors.
Contact: Allison Vollmann at email@example.com
Project CURE – be part of a team sorting medical supplies going to impoverished countries.
Contact: Joan Trandel at MissionOutreach@stmaryriverside.org
Create a Moving Mural with our Refugee Families– Bridge cultures with a creative art project. Bring a healthy snack to share.
Contact: Kate Nessinger at Refugees@stmaryriverside.org
Clothing Drive for Catholic Charities. , assemble Homeless Packs AND After School Snacks
Contact: Sue Jones at firstname.lastname@example.org
Our Lady of the Angels mobile pantry – help Humboldt Park community members at the outdoor food pantry.
Contact: Linda Radtke at ServiceOutreach@stmaryriverside.org
Veteran Recognition – take part in a recognition program for vets at the Hines VA campus. Children are invited to contribute a poem or drawing. Parish veterans are especially welcome!
Contact: Berni Austin at email@example.com
Pizza Party – we are inviting parishioners, whether or not you are able to participate in the various projects, to bring baked goods to the Parish Center that morning, for dessert following lunch. We also welcome volunteers to help set-up for lunch and clean up afterward.
Contact: Dalia Rocotello at ServiceOutreach@stmaryriverside.org