Each Christmas, parishioners sign up to provide food, clothing and Christmas gifts to families and veterans through the Catholic Charities Women’s Shelter, Juan Diego Center and the Veterans Home.
2017 Christmas Giving Timeline
Sign Up Weekends: November 4/5 & November 11/12
Drop-off Night: Friday, December 1 4:30-7:00 pm
Delivery Day: Saturday, December 2 8:00 – 10:00 am
In 2016, our parish was able to provide food, clothing and Christmas gifts to 41 families, including 106 children & 61 adults, through the Catholic Charities Women’s' Shelter and Juan Diego Center. We also provided gift packages for 65 veterans at the Eastern Nebraska Veterans' Home, $1,400 in cash donations were spent on household goods and gift cards for the children & adults at the Women’s Shelter and $500 in cash donations were given to Holy Name Church for their families in need. There were also parishioners that contributed items for the Women’s Shelter wish list. Special thanks to our coordinators Kristi Niemann and Shannon Dombrowski.