Reach Out in Service

Contact the Parish Office to be put in touch with the heads of these ministries. 
Friends of the Soup Kitchen
Volunteers who participate in a network of soup kitchens in the Evanston community that provides meals all year round. 
The Green Team
A ministry whose mission is to help our parish and each one of us to become better stewards of God’s creation.
Knights of Columbus 
An organization of men dedicated to strengthening their relationship with God, their families and friends in faith, while supporting the priesthood and providing financial support to our parish and the community.
Ministers of Care
Parishioners bring the body of Christ to people who are homebound, or in hospitals or nursing homes.
Respect Life Committee 
Promotes respect for all human life from conception to natural death. We convey the teachings of the Church through bulletin articles, the activities of Respect Life Month and fundraisers that support community organizations such as The Women’s Center. We welcome all who wish to witness on behalf of unborn children, the handicapped, the condemned, the marginalized, the elderly and the infirm.
Saint Mary’s Quilters 
Gather on Thursday mornings from 10 a.m. to noon to piece together quilts that are given away to comfort abused women and children or donated to local organizations as prizes for fundraisers.
St. Vincent de Paul Society 
Responds to requests for help from people in financial need supported by the generous donations of funds by our parishioners
The Warming Center
Part of a network of services to people living on the streets. Our center is open on Wednesday afternoons during the cold months of the year (November thru March) to provide a safe place for men and women to get off the street, rest and warm up with a hot cup of tea, coffee or chocolate, and a snack.