Social Justice, Social Awareness, and Service
Pastoral Council: Helps to provide advice to the pastor and a venue for discussion about issues in the parish. Doni Dondero - Chairperson – firstname.lastname@example.org
Alcoholics Anonymous (AA): Thursdays at 8pm.
Al-Anon and Families (ALANON): Thursdays at 8pm.
Co-Dependents Anonymous (CODA): Thursdays at 6:30pm.
NEW - Environmental Ministry at Holy Family: Help to make our Parish grounds more beautiful and environmentally responsible. Great volunteer opportunity! Contact Chris - email@example.com
Social Justice Committee: Working for the dignity and respect of every life. Charitable giving is coordinated with the Pastoral Council, food drive is coordinated with Religious Education to provide the Light House Shelter in Annapolis with one month of pantry items. We participate in the March for Life in January. Kathy Duffy - firstname.lastname@example.org
St. Vincent de Paul: This ministry uses the money donated in the poor box to help residents of South County avoid evictions, utility shut-offs and other financial crises. For more information email Eileen Cannon - email@example.com
The South County Faith Network: Provides Transportation, Building Ramps and Doing Repairs for Seniors. Holy Family parishioners are invited to help this group of several churches to provide services for seniors and the disabled. Transportation to doctors and shopping, Senior Café on Friday, repairs and yard work to those in need. Contact Cathy Ball at 410-206-1762 or firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Haiti Sister Parish: Holy Family parishioners are invited to get involved with a group which fosters exchanges with and finances projects to better the lives of people in a large parish in Haiti. Contact: Nancy Goff at email@example.com.
Holy Mowers Lawn Service: Volunteers to help with projects, planting, and mowing of the lawn at the rectory in Hardesty Estates. Contact Paul at firstname.lastname@example.org or Katy at email@example.com for information.
Funeral, Wedding and Baptism Greeters: Help to welcome families and to set up for sacraments that take place at Holy Family. Delores Jones - firstname.lastname@example.org
Lazarus Committee: This committee provides a luncheon after a funeral for the family and friends of the deceased. Volunteers are needed to help with this ministry by cooking, delivering food or helping with preparation, set-up or clean-up. Barbara Zukowski – email@example.com
Fr. Andy's Senior Luncheon Committee: Hosts luncheons for seniors, especially those who are homebound or in local institutions. We provide transportation, help to decorate the hall, entertainment, a nice meal, and fellowship. For more information, contact Angee Lucente at firstname.lastname@example.org
Respect Life Committee: Protecting the dignity of the human person from conception to natural death. All are welcome. For more information, contact Christy Cosgrove – email@example.com
Outreach Ministry: Volunteers are needed for the Outreach Ministry. These are people who visit the home bound and shut-ins on Sunday mornings. We have a schedule to have each team go out once every two months. They attend the 7:45 a.m. Mass and then at the Sign of Peace, they go up to the altar and Father will give them the hosts to go out to visit. They leave Mass right after they receive Communion. This is to continue their Mass as they visit the shut-ins. If you think this is your calling, please contact Audrey at the parish office on Extension 22 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Finance Council: If you have expertise in this area, we could use your help to help us with our financial planning and budget. Maureen Konschnik – email@example.com
Parish Website: Donna Wardrup - firstname.lastname@example.org
Vocation Awareness: Help to encourage vocations.
Parishioner Welcome Committee: Members of this committee contact and welcome new parishioners as they register in the parish and offering to meet them at Mass and give them a tour of the campus and a gift from the parish. Minimal commitment required. Contact Jo Allman at email@example.com.
Chapel Cleaning on Wednesday mornings. Contact: Colleen Walling – firstname.lastname@example.org
Food Pantry: Help to deliver groceries to Our Lady of Perpetual Help Food Pantry. Contact: Mary Richardson at email@example.com