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SHOPPING AS JESUS WOULD  

(Outreach)    

Contact: 

  • For ROOM AT THE INN - Contact Cathy Lenihan   636-294-5186   cpmurr@msn.com
  • For ALLELUIA BASKETS - Contact Karen Mesler   314-220-4390   www.alleluiabaskets.org
  • For BAREFOOT CHILDREN MINISTRIES - Contact Ann Lacker  636-734-7005 annlacker@gmail.com
  • For ST. VINCENT DE PAUL SOCIETY - Contact Linda Palmer 636-397-1440 Ext 5

Mission Statement:  To ask for a little but from many to help meet the needs of others. 

Duties:  Stuffing shopping lists of items in shopping bags, handing out shopping bags after Masses; shopping for items needed; collecting bags filled with items after Masses; sorting and distributing collected items.  Items collected include canned goods, paper products, baby and clothing items, and dry goods. Some of the recipients of our generous shoppers have been Birthright, St. Vincent de Paul, St. Charles Women's and Children's Crisis Centers, Sts. Joachim and Ann Care Service, Karen House in St. Louis, and people in Belize.

Time Commitment:  As little as 15-20 minutes before or after Mass to 1-2 hours stuffing lists or collecting distributing items.

Special Skills: Willing spirit and a kind heart.