Social Outreach Ministries
Mission Statement: The Social Outreach Commission will strive to identify and meet the social needs of Holy Rosary Parish and the surrounding community.
Clothes Closet at Nativity Campus:
Free clothing for infants, children & adults. Open Wed. 9:00 am - 3:00 pm, closed for lunch 11:30 to 12:00 pm,upstairs in Room 17. Everyone in need is welcome. Enter through the East end of the building
Eastside Food Pantry at Nativity Campus:
Open every Wednesday and Thursday from 9:30 - 11:30 am and Wednesday evening from 5:30 - 7:15 PM. Enter through the East end of the building.
St. Vincent de Paul at Holy Rosary Campus:
Visit homes & serves the Poor of our Community every other Thursday evening at 6:30 pm in the Parish Hall
Soup Kitchen at St. John's:
Serves the poor of the community. Cook and serves lunch the 3rd and 4th Sunday of every month.
English Classes at Nativity Classes:
Outreach for the Latino population, staff from Vincennes University teaches the classes for free.
Health Ministry at Holy Rosary Campus: Linda Austin is our Parish Nurse Associate, firstname.lastname@example.org
Health Presentations, Health Library, Health Fairs, Red Cross Blood Drives, Hospital and nursing home visits. The Parish Nurse has regular office hours in the Parish Hall.
Habitat for Humanity:
Holy Rosary based, help with the Catholic Build once a year and other home building with Habitat.
Liason between Respect Life and the Catholic Diocese of Evansville
Assist with food for Haiti Priests and Sisters. Help in maintaining buildings, send donation four times a year.
60+ Clabber Group at Nativity Campus:
All gather together to play clabber twice a week, Tuesday and Thursday from 1:00 - 4:00 pm in the cafeteria.
Giving Tree/Christmas Giving Program:
Provides Christmas Presents for the Poor of our community - Holy Rosary, State Hospital and Children's Psychiatric Hospital
C.A.J.E (Congregations Acting for Justice and Empowerment):
Serves the whole community, works with community churches for social justice.