“Do nothing out of selfishness or out of vainglory; rather, humbly regard others as more important than yourselves, each looking our not for one’s own interests, but each of you to the interests of others.”
– Philippians 2:3-4
The youth program offers various service opportunities throughout the year. Please join us for one or all of them!
IN NEED OF SERVICE HOURS FOR YOUR SCHOOL?
We will gladly verify the hours of service you have done through the youth ministry program so that you can use them for credit at your school. Please verify with your school to confirm they will accept service hours from our offerings.
DRIVE-THRU FOOD DRIVE – Each month a food drive is held. Volunteers are needed to help sort and distribute the donations to the three agencies we assist:
- Ridgecrest Senior Housing
- Social Services of Ridgewood and Vicinity
- English Food Pantry, Paterson, NJ
SUMMER SERVICE DAY AT FR. ENGLISH – During the months of July and August, members of the youth group volunteer at the Fr. English Food Pantry on Thursday mornings from 8:30am to 12noon.
Sign up for the summer of 2023 will be available starting in June, 2023.
MISSION TRIP – This weeklong service trip takes us to Kearny where we join other parishes for service at five different sites in the area. Space is limited to 15 teens. This trip is held every July with registration beginning in April prior to the trip date.
HOLIDAY SET-UP CREW – Assistance is needed on December 23rd to set up the overflow Mass in the school auditorium. Within two hours, we will turn a gym into a sacred space for Mass!