Service and Social Ministries

 

 

Service and Social Ministries

 

Our Service and Social Ministries, under the leadership of the Service Commission, build community and serve Christ in one another.  These ministries live and support the Beatitutes to minister to the physical, spiritual and emotional needs of our parish and the community at large.

Interested in joining one of these ministries?  New members are always welcome and needed!

Bridge Committee
A grassroots charitable organization serving homeless families in DuPage County. Its mission is to transition homeless families to self-sufficiency by working with partners to provide mentoring, housing, and supportive services. As a partner, the St. Irene's Bridge Committee is seeking volunteers to help serve our homeless family. If interested in volunteering, contact Tim Delaney or visit our website at www.hustleupthehillforthehomeless.com.  For more general info refer to www.bridgecommunities.org.

Council of Catholic Women (CCW)
Support, empower, and educate all Catholic women in spirituality, leadership and service.

Hospitality
Provides support, encouragement, opportunities for greater involvement, connectedness and service to each other.  Hospitality is hosted after mass the second Sunday of each month and includes celebration of birthdays and anniversaries for the month.

Knights of Columbus
Provides members with the opportunity to discover the importance of charity, unity, fraternity and patriotism to our country, world and Church.  Website

Ladies of Columbus, Auxiliary #6710

Our Mission ~ To use our time, talents, and energy to support charitable, church, and community events. In addition, to promote friendship among our families and communities in cooperation with the Knights of Columbus, Council 6710. We invite and welcome all Catholic Christian women to join. Visit us on Facebook: Ladies of Columbus Auxiliary #6710.

LunchBunch Ministry 
Through our Christian beliefs and ideals, encourages, nurtures, comforts, community service works through monthly gatherings - open to our Faith Community.

Ministry of Care 
Bring communion and a continuous connection with the Faith family of St. Irene's to those who are homebound or in a nursing facility.

Scout Troops
Boy Scout Troop #514
Cub Scout Pack #68 

Small Christian Community
Dedicated to prayers, listening, discussing the Word of God, and act on the commission of the Lord.