ADVENT ANGELS

Advent Angel Gifts

Lord, when did we see you in need?!

Your generosity enables the following local agencies to assist those in need.

  • Advent Baby Shower: through Catholic Family Services, helps with newborn essentials for those in need.
  • Family Connections: helps families stay connected with their loved ones in prison.
  • Children’s Inn: free services for victims of violence and abuse.
  • St. Francis House: ministry for the homeless.
  • Bishop Dudley Hospitality House: offers daytime and overnight emergency shelter for homeless and vulnerable. Lunch served by volunteer groups (St. Michael prepares and serves lunch two time every month.)
  • Hope Prison Ministry: providing a hand in establishing life after being in prison.  Need sweatshirts, hats, gloves.
  • St. Vincent DePaul Holy Innocents: provides baby wipes for those who need.  They purchase the diapers with donations.
  • Parish Assistance Fund: provides for those who come to our door needing money for food or temporary shelter.

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¨ Take a slip of paper from one of the decorated baskets located at Entrances.  Or check out their needs on their website! We also have a link on our parish website.   Each agency has a different colored slip.

¨ Purchase the item on the slip(s) that you choose.

¨ Place your unwrapped gift near the bulletin board in the Commons, with the paper tag taped to it, by Dec. 19. 

¨ Youth group or other St. Michael groups will deliver.

Thank you from all those who receive your gifts.