What would you do with 22 cents?
Feed My Starving Children can purchase, package and transport one meal for 22 cents!
South of the River Mobile Pack 2018
partnering again with Feed My Starving Children and 20 other South of the River
churches to pack over 2 million meals in a one-week period for starving
children throughout the world. This will
take 12,000 volunteers to pack the meals and $450,000.00 must be raised to pay
for food and shipping costs. We are
committed to sending 100 volunteers and at least $3000 to pay for some of the
food and shipping. Each volunteer
usually packs $50 worth of food per shift.
It costs $.22/meal. There are
jobs for all ages and physical dexterity.
You can volunteer for sitting or standing jobs and children are welcomed
over age 4, accompanied by an adult. If
you or your group intend on making a financial contribution, please make a
check out to “Feed My Starving Children” and turn it in after all the Masses
the weekend of January 27-28th, so it will count towards the amount
we, as St Joseph Community, will be contributing. Here are the shifts that we have registered
January 30, 2018: 12:30 – 2:30 PM
(This is designated Catholic Schools Day.
Participating Catholic School students are
requested to wear their school uniforms.
Childcare will be provided on site for children – 4 or under) This time is
for all families, friends, individuals and groups.
February 1, 2018: 6-8:30 PM is reserved for St Joseph Parishioners. Gather a group of friends, families or ministry partners, like Loaves and
Fishes, bible study group,
confirmation class, Knights of
Columbus, birthday celebration. There
will be over 700 people packing at each shift.
It will be a fun evening for a
Feb 2, 2018: 8:00 – 10:00 PM a great way for teens to spend an
evening, packing with other young
people and praising the Lord.
Feb. 3, 2018: 2:00 – 4:00 PM St.
Joe’s families this is for you, a great way for the whole family to work together, youth
groups, faith formation, school families, American Heritage Girls, scouts, and sport teams. Invite your
OF MOBILE PACK: Prince of Peace
Lutheran Church, 13901 Fairview Drive, Burnsville,
MN 55337 (located across from
Fairview Ridges Hospital)
TO SIGN UP: GO TO PARISH WEBSITE, EBLAST,
PARISHIONER INFO, SCROLL TO
FMSC, AND CLICK ON LINK AT SIGN UP GENISIS.
info, OR FOR HELP SIGNING UP contact
You can sign up with your family, friends, bible study group, loaves & fishes group, Knights of Columbus, Rosary Society, confirmation class, etc or on your own... use this link to sign up at signupgenius. Thank you!!