The Human Development Ministry at Sacred Heart Church strives to "warm the often cold impersonal scene of modern life." Human development consists of a committee of dedicated people who meet each month to discuss plans, share ideas and evaluate activities. The scope of the committee includes the following:
News & Updates
TO ALL STUDENTS: Many opportunities to complete required community service hours will be offered each month. Please be sure and contact us well in advance of deadline dates when service hours are due so that we may help you find projects to work on. Call the Human Development Office at 699-6401 to inquire about opportunities that are available.
ANNA’S PANTRY is collecting gently used coats and jackets. Please bring your donations and place them in the food collection areas of the church!
IT’S TIME TO START COLLECTING FOR THANKSGIVING! In just 3 weeks we will be distributing our Thanksgiving baskets to families in need of a little help. We are especially in need of canned vegetables, canned fruit accept applesauce, and potatoes. The distribution will take place on November 23rd. The pantry will be open after all Masses on the 23rd for those interested in making a donation of perishable items such as dinner rolls, produce, turkeys, and pies. We will also accept perishable donations the entire week before Thanksgiving. If you would prefer to donate cash or gift cards we will be happy to shop for you. Call 699-6401 before coming to be sure someone is available to accept your donation.
MANY VOLUNTEERS WILL BE NEEDED to accomplish our Thanksgiving Distribution. We could use help from 9:30 A.M. until finished. We will have 3 shifts. 9:30 to 11:30, 12:30 to 3:30 and 3:30 until all is cleaned up. Please give us a call at 699-6401 if you can spare a few hours on the 23rd.
“GIVING TREE” AT ALL ENTRANCES OF THE CHURCH THIS WEEKEND! Please select a tag and return the unwrapped gift with the tag securely attached before December 14th. Gift cards may be placed in the receptacle for Faith Formation. Each tag has a “wish” from a visitor to Anna’s Pantry. The tags are color coordinated with blue tags being boys, pink tags girls, red tags ladies and green tags men. Please read tags carefully before selecting to make sure you have enough information to make the purchase. We also need wrapping paper and tape for the preparation of the gifts..
CATHOLIC CHARITIES MEN’S SHELTER SANDWICHMAKING Thank you to all the volunteers who helped make sandwiches last week. A special thank you to Mike and Bonnie Woodhouse, our sandwich-making volunteer coordinators.
THANK YOU FOR ALL THAT YOU DO FOR US EACH DAY!