Catholic social teaching has long held that Christians are responsible to feed the hungry, clothe the naked, and care for the sick. Our Lady of the Holy Family seeks to do as Christ would have us by working with the Greater Chicago Food Depository to provide our community with food.
WE NEED VOLUNTEERS
Volunteers are needed every Friday from 1:30pm until 3:30pm to help with the following:
INTAKE: Welcome and register clients in the Greater Chicago Food Depository system
PANTRY ROOM ASSISTANCE: Assist clients with food selection
Volunteers are also needed on the second and fourth Fridays of the month from 9:00am until 11:00am for:
DELIVERY AND STORAGE ASSISTANCE: Receive the food drop-off when it arrives at the church and bring it to the food pantry for storage
The Archdiocese of Chicago serves around 2.2 million Catholics in Cook and Lake Counties in Northeastern Illinois, a geographic area of 1,411 square miles. The Archdiocese is divided into six vicariates and 31 deaneries. This local church is pastored by Cardinal Blase J. Cupich, assisted by six Episcopal Vicars, each responsible for a vicariate (region).