Featured Volunteer Ministry - St. Edith Picnic
The 8th annual St. Edith family picnic will be held Sunday, August 18, 2019. This event has had the success of being very well attended. It is enjoyed by so many parishioners and their families and friends.
In order to continue this success, the picnic committee needs new volunteers to chair the many fun activities. Most of the details for the various activities are already in place so it’s a matter of your time and energy to carry out one fun activity that you would be dedicated to. It is a perfect time for younger people to join the group and start learning the ropes so that the picnic can continue for many years to come.
In particular, we are in need of a coordinator for Face Painting and for massage therapists to do chair massages. You can explore any one of the many opportunities by contacting Mary Lou Burr, our Picnic Chairperson via phone or text at 734-245-5597.
Other Volunteer Opportunities and Information
Thanks for your service to the parish! Nothing will make you feel like you are part of the parish community more than volunteering. And there are many opportunities to get involved. Whether it is a onetime event like helping out at the Summer Picnic, or an on-going commitment like being a Welcome Host at Mass there is always a need for dedicated volunteers. There is always a need for you!
- St. Christine's Soup Kitchen Volunteers Needed
We are looking for volunteers for St. Christine’s Soup Kitchen! We need to fill out three teams to rotate volunteer at St. Christine's on the third Saturday of the month from January – October from 11: 15 am - approximately 2:30 pm. This amounts to just 3 - 4 Saturdays per year. It's a very important and fulfilling ministry! If you are able to volunteer and commit to your team's shifts, please contact Toni at firstname.lastname@example.org or 734-464-1222 Ext 309
This is also a great opportunity for anyone needing Service Hours for anything.
St Christine’s is located at 22261 Fenkell, Detroit 48223 (5 Mile turns into Fenkell just East of Telegraph Road)
- VBS Volunteers Needed!
Contact email@example.com or (734) 464-2020 if you are interested in helping out at this year’s VBS. It’s a great experience! Ages 11 and up welcome!
- Ushers Ministry
Our Ushers are called to be on the front lines for assisting and welcoming our parishioners and visitors at St. Edith. Being a member of the Ushering Ministry is very rewarding and is a great way to get involved and meet other members of the St. Edith Community. More info...
- Coffee & Donuts Team
Volunteers to serve coffee & donuts are needed at 8:30 a.m. & 11 a.m. Sunday Masses. Families with children are encouraged to volunteer. Please see the volunteers in the kitchen for further information or call the parish office and let them know you are interested.
- Helping Hands Ministry
Many hands make light work! Our Helping Hands Ministry provides assistance in many areas to people who need a bit of help. More info...
- Hospitality Ministry
Hospitality is an important part of parish life. Welcoming and serving parishioners, guests and the community at Mass, after Mass, or at our events is so important to remind people that all are welcome here at St. Edith! We have several hospitality related ministries - which one is calling you? Prayerfully consider one of the following ministries: Welcoming Committee, Coffee & Donuts, Ushering, First Weekend Dinners, Coffee & Conversation and more! Learn more about each of these ministries!
- Creating a Safe Environment
Making sure our parishoners and guests are comfortable and safe at St. Edith is a priority. All volunteers in high school and up who will be working with children as part of their volunteer service will need to complete a one-time training session. Click here for more information.
Take a look at the Parish Ministries & Events at a Glance publication for a full listing of the opportunities available.Go to main navigation