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.

Drivers needed:  Our parish mini-bus transports parishioners to the 4:00 Saturday and the 8:30 Sunday masses.  Drivers are needed – male and female!  No special license is required.  Volunteers serve approximately once a month.  Contact Bill Humphrey at 808-4483 or bill.humphrey@earthlink.net.

Liturgical Ministries: 

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.

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.

We are in need of volunteers to staff the Cold Night Shelter. Please join our team which rotates with other area churches to provide a warm bed and hot meal for the homeless when temperatures reach below 34 degrees.  Shifts are generally 2-3 hours in length.

The shelter takes place at Joining Hands Mission, a Methodist Mission Church on US 19 in Holiday.  If you are unable to serve a shift but would like to provide a hot meal, that is needed as well.  Please contact Mary Miller in the parish office if interested.

Volunteers are needed to staff our gift shop before and after weekend masses.

Contact the parish office for more info.

One Community Now (Stand Down, Hunger Walk) is working hard to transform the community of Holiday Lake Estates, largely in poverty, from the ground up and much progress has been made.  Your help for their Christmas event would be greatly appreciated.
Visit http://signup.com/go/PvttDStd for more info and to volunteer.  Donations for toys for the kids are also appreciated.

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