Students experience a sense of solidarity – that they are indeed their brothers’ and sisters’ keepers – through a variety of service and outreach activities. These include:
Raising money for schools of the Central City Ministry.
Adopting families at holidays.
Writing letters as pen pals to elderly/homebound members of the parish.
Preparing food baskets for community outreach organizations.
Collecting coats, hats, and mittens for community outreach programs.
Making decorations for community and parish events.
Visiting the elderly at area nursing homes.
There are many needs for Festirama 2014!! Volunteer shifts are available for face painting, children's games, chicken dinner servers, and clean up just to name a few. Visit tinyurl.com/festirama14 to get a complete listing of all of the volunteer shifts available. Come out the weekend of May 16- 18 and support your parish community!
Many community organizations contact the Christian Formation Office as needs arise. Please do not hesitate to inquire for this information at 419-885-2181. When specific events become available, this information will be posted. Historically, the following organizations have had student volunteer opportunities: