2018 Day of Service
Looking forward to
Next Year !!!
Celebrate Faith Together
DAY OF SERVICE
On Saturday, October 13, volunteers gathered for 8:30 AM Mass, then set forth into the community to serve.
Day of Service 2018 was a big success!!
By the numbers
-23 different service opportunities
-countless people donated
-4 years old—youngest volunteer
-35 cards made for veterans
-35 Christmas crafts made for Meals on wheels
-1,000+ Sharing Tree ornaments made
-136 Hygiene kits made–donated to Catholic Family Center, House of Mercy
-275 bag lunches made—donated to Holy Apostles, House of Mercy
-27 shut-ins visited with a nice plant
-10 boxes of children’s books donated to Hope Hall
-3 boxes of food donated to Hope Hall
-69 packages of cookies donated to Advent House’s freezer
-50 cat blankets made and donated to Lollypop Farm
A Big thank-you goes to the super-generous and kind
SJR parishioners who donated their time,
talent, and treasure to make this day a wonderful
success. It was fantastic to see such great work being done with such big smiles. In some groups people came in as strangers and left as friends.
This is what it’s all about!