Volunteer Opportunities

Faith Formation:  Our Faith Formation has many opportunities from being a receptionist at the front desk during Faith Formation Sessions, doing “behind the scenes” work, or sharing your love of our faith with our children and teens.  We’ll provide you with all you need!  Contact Sue Sferra at ext. 132 or sue@stanpr.org.

VBS Volunteers Click here to download the Volunteer Registration Form

Liturgical Ministries: Ministers of the Word are responsible for proclaiming the Word of God at all Liturgical celebrations in a way that enables the faithful to develop a warm and lively love for the Scriptures. Readers are assigned once every several weeks and are required to attend parish or diocesan training and renewal workshops.
Contact Elizabeth Sheridan, Ext. 129 or elizabeth@stanpr.org

Altar servers for our weekend masses, boys and girls, third through 12th grade.  Adult servers are needed for funerals and weekday morning mass (8:30).  Contact Elizabeth Sheridan at ext 129 or elizabeth@stanpr.org.

Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion help distribute the Body and Blood of Christ at weekend and weekday masses.  Contact Elizabeth Sheridan at ext 129 or elizabeth@stanpr.org.

St. Vincent de Paul: We have a very active St. Vincent de Paul Society that manages a busy food pantry and makes home visits or meets with clients here in the parish center to assist with financial needs.  If interested, please call the parish office and leave a message on their voicemail at extension 142.

Our Music Ministry is in need of a bass player for the praise band at 10:30 mass.  Cantors are needed for the 4pm and 6pm masses on Sat, and the 8:30 and 10:30 masses on Sunday.  Choir members needed for our 8:30 and 10:30 masses.  You need not make a weekly commitment.  Singing is praying twice!  Audition required.  Contact Dan O’Hara at ext 128 or danohara@stanpr.org.

Projection Operators – for weekend and funeral masses.  You may “shadow” an operator during a mass at any time to see how “do-able” it is!  Please contact Elizabeth Sheridan at ext 129 or elizabeth@stanpr.org.

Homebound Ministry:  Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion bring the gift of Eucharist to Trinity Medical Center, six area nursing homes and to the homebound.  Those visiting the hospital go in teams. Contact Betty West at ext 116 or bettywest@stanpr.org.

Receptionists:  Volunteer receptionists needed to serve at the front desk in our parish office, M-F.  Morning “shift” is 8:30 to noon, afternoon “shift” is 12:30 – 4pm.  Responsibilities limited to welcoming those who enter our doors and directing them to the proper person, meeting room, etc. and answering the phone.  We have several wonderful volunteers who commit usually for one morning or afternoon per week.  Substitutes are available for vacations, etc.

Emergency Maintenance Team:  Our maintenance dept. needs volunteers willing to come and help prepare the parish grounds in the event of a hurricane.  Contact Tom Kelly at 372-8600 or mmpt11@aol.com.

Volunteers are needed to staff our gift shop before and after weekend masses.
Contact the parish office for more info.

We have several lovely areas on our parish campus devoted to prayer and reflection.  They do require regular upkeep (weeding, pruning, trimming).  You can work at your convenience.  Please contact Tom Kelly in the parish office for more info.

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