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7th ANNUAL DAY OF CARING
 May 21, 2016

- additional project opportunities May 23, 24, 27 and 28, 2016

Mass at St. Joseph at 4:30 pm followed by an appreciation dinner in the Social Hall for everyone that makes a donation or volunteers any of the days. 

 

St. Joseph Day of Caring

Register online now or in gathering area on May 14 & 15, 2016
To guarantee a t-shirt in the size you specifically want, sign up online by May 13 or call the parish office to sign up. 

Additional shirts will be available but sizes will be limited. 

Bring joy to others! Join us this year to provide service to individuals in our community that are elderly or disabled, as well as the organizations that serve those in need. There are many projects to choose from. Some are hands-on, working directly with people, while others are providing items needed for donation.  Either way – we join together to serve those in our community – near and far.

CLICK HERE TO SIGN UP

MALACHI HOUSE - 8 people to prepare and serve lunch for residents in hospice care and staff.
Meet at St. Joseph Church on Saturday, May 21st at 10:00 am and return by 2:30 pm.
 
MALACHI HOUSE: Butter - 2 people to provide 4 sticks of butter each                            
Please deliver to St. Joseph Church by Saturday, May 21st between 8:00 - 9:30 am.
 
MALACHI HOUSE: Cheese - 2 people to provide cheese for grilled cheese sandwiches for 15 people
Please deliver to St. Joseph Church by Saturday, May 21st between 8:00 - 9:30 am.
 
MALACHI HOUSE: Bread - 2 people to provide 2 loaves of bread each
Please deliver to St. Joseph Church by Saturday, May 21st between 8:00 - 9:30 am.
 
WEST SIDE CATHOLIC CENTER – 4 people to prepare and serve lunch
Meet at St. Joseph Church on Tuesday May 24th at 8:00 am and return by 2:00 pm.
 
WEST SIDE CATHOLIC CENTER: Sloppy Joes - 8 people are needed to provide 5 lbs. of sloppy joes
Place in St. Joseph Hall Kitchen refrigerator by Monday, May 23rd by 12:00 pm. (label it WSCC)
 
WEST SIDE CATHOLIC CENTER: Pasta Salad - 12 people are needed to provide pasta salad to feed 20 people
Place in St. Joseph Hall Kitchen by Monday, May 23rd by 12:00 pm. (label it WSCC)
 
PRAYERS & COOKIES - Need 40 people to provide 2 dozen cookies each
  • Malachi House
  • West Side Catholic Center
  • St. Joseph Shelter
  • Blessing House
  • Genesis House
  • Towne Center
  • Beach Park Towers
  • Independence Village
  • Catholic Charities of Lorain
  • Valor Home
Please deliver to St. Joseph Church by Saturday, May 21st between 8:00 - 9:30 am
 
ST. JOSEPH SHELTER - 8 people to meet at St. Joseph Church on Saturday May 21st at 8:00 a.m. return by 1:00 pm
Prepare area for veggie garden, clean mattresses, and plant flowers
    
ST. JOSEPH SHELTER - 8 people to meet at St. Joseph Church Saturday May 21st, at 12:00 p.m. return by 4:15
Prepare area for veggie garden, clean mattresses, and plant flowers
 
BLESSING HOUSE - 2 shifts meeting at St Joseph 8 people 8 am to 12 pm and 8 people 12 to 4 pm
Clear path to the FBI building, stain fence and clean up memorial garden
 
GENESIS HOUSE - 6 people to meet at St. Joseph Church Saturday May 21st at 8:00 am return by 1:00 pm
Rehab Storage room, wash walls, paint top half of room, and put shelving and cleaning products back on shelves
 
GENESIS HOUSE - 6 people to meet at St. Joseph Church May 21st at 12:00 pm and return by 4:00 pm
Rehab Storage room, wash walls, paint top half of room, and put shelving and cleaning products back on shelves. Take ceiling tiles from storage room to the left to patch storage room we are rehabbing, put new ceiling tiles in storage rooms to left.
 
TOWNE CENTER: MAIN STREET - 20 people to meet at St. Joseph Church on Saturday May 21st at 9:30 to 11:30 am
Sing along oldies and patriotic, words will be provided, GREAT project for families
 
INDEPENDENCE VILLAGE - 20 people to meet at St. Joseph Church on Saturday May 21st at 12:30 to 3:30 pm
Sing along oldies and patriotic, words will be provided, GREAT project for families
 
BEACH PARK TOWERS - 15 people to meet at St. Joseph Church on Saturday May 21st at 12:30 - 4:00 pm
Ice Cream Social and sing along with Franks Sinatra tunes
 
CATHOLIC CHARITIES of LORAIN COUNTY - 15 people to meet at Catholic Charities of Lorain, 203 West 8th Street, on Saturday May 21st between 7:00 and 8:00 am
Prepare and serve breakfast
 
THE FOLGER HOME - 6 people to meet at St. Joseph Saturday on May 21st at 8:00 am and return by 12:00 pm
Scrape up glue down floor covering, scrapers provided, and straighten basement.  Bring work gloves.
 
THE FOLGER HOME - 6 people to meet at St. Joseph Church on Saturday May 21st
at 12 noon and return by 4:00 pm
Scrape up glue down floor covering, scrapers provided, and straighten basement. Bring work gloves.
 
THE VALOR HOME - 8 people meet at St. Joseph Church on Saturday May 21st at 8:00 and return by 12 noon
Clear land and prepare a raised herb garden. Bring your gardening tools please.
 
THE VALOR HOME - 8 people meet at St. Joseph Church Saturday May 21st at 12:00 return by 4:00 pm
Clear land and prepare a raised herb garden. Bring your gardening tools please.
 
THE ELDERLY & THOSE IN NEED
  • Miscellaneous projects and local resident’s homes, inside and outside.
  • Meet at St. Joseph Parish on May 21st at 8:00 and return by 12 noon
  • Meet at St. Joseph Parish on May 21st at 12 noon and return by 4:00 pm
 
Elderly Parishioner needs help moving from one apartment in Aquamarine to another in same complex
May 26th or 27th – waiting on confirmation of date and time.
 

Dear Jesus, help us to be your instruments of love and care.

Pope Francis