FEED MY STARVING CHILDREN EVENT
Saturday, March 4
Children worldwide are hungry and need your help: Join 40 members of St. Bart’s at Feed My Starving Children's warehouse location, 18738 Lake Drive East, Chanhassen, to package meals for starving children worldwide. FMSC offers volunteers a one-of-a-kind experience. You’ll hand-pack rice, soy, dried vegetables and a nutritionally complete blend of vitamins and minerals into bags which are then sealed, boxed, placed on pallets and shipped to their incredible partners working hard to reach the neediest children around the world. Everyone five years of age or older is welcome to participate in this important ministry. RSVP by contacting Nancy Kralovec at 952-475-2970 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
IOCP FOOD SHELF VOLUNTEER
NEXT DATE: FEB. 22, 2017
Did you know that members of St. Bart’s community volunteer at the IOCP food shelf each month?
Did you know you are invited to volunteer? Interfaith Outreach and Community Partner’s food shelf
is located in Plymouth and provides supplementary, no-cost food to families and individuals living in our community. You are invited to help staff the food shelf on the 4th Wednesday of each month from 5:30 - 8:00 p.m. Commitment is flexible, you can help once or make it a monthly commitment! This opportunity is open to adults and students ages 12 years and older. To sign up, click below or contact St. Bart’s Food Shelf Coordinators David Schmidt at 612-709-3568 or Anita Sperry at 763-478-4567.
SIMPSON HOUSING MEAL SERVER
NEXT DATE: MARCH 12, 2017
Be a part of the St. Bartholomew team that prepares and serves dinner for 100 guests at the overnight men’s and women’s emergency shelter in Minneapolis. The team develops recipes, shops for groceries, and then prepares freshly made meals to very appreciative guests. This opportunity occurs in the evening from 5:00 – 9:00 p.m. (provides 3-4 service hours for Confirmation candidates). Commitment is one evening or more. Dates for 2017 are March 12, June 25, August 29 and December 12. Open to anyone 12 years old through adult. Ages 12-15, please consider coming with an adult.
Good Conversation, Good Food, Good People
If you like these three things and want more of it at St. Bartholomew, please join the Social Committee! Time and commitment varies throughout the year and by event! To volunteer or for more information, contact Kari Younes, 952/473-6601.
Stir Up Something New!
Do you like Doughnuts? How about Coffee?
Consider being a part of the hospitality crew that facilitates after Mass fellowship and community! It’s easy, yet so important! Time and weekends are flexible; please contact Kari Younes, Director of Community Life for more information. (P.S. This is a great opportunity to serve as a family! All ages enjoy serving hospitality!)
Below you will find a listing of ministry opportunities, providing a variety of ways members get involved here or in the community. Once you find an opportunity of interest, the return the 2-page sign-up form. Or you may contact Kari Younes, Director of Community Life, if you would like assistance in finding a ministry that is right for you.
Ministry Interest and Gift Inventory Forms (2-page PDF)