St. Pat’s Service Ministry…Help Needed at Summer Sack Lunch Program, Northern Illinois Food Bank, Loaves & Fishes, Bickford Assisted Living & Elgin Soup Kitchen

We love your Help! We pack food Every Month on the 2nd Wednesday from 1:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Kids can help during Summer!

Please RSVP at least a week ahead! Our Next Dates are:  July 10, August 14, September 11, October 9, November 13, December 11

Ages 8 & Older!  Please go to our SignUp Genius page For Details or Sign Up,  Or Please Contact Susan at 630-988-2440 or

Location: 273 Dearborn Court, Geneva, IL 60134
HoursOpen ⋅ Closes 5PM    Phone(630) 443-6910


The Summer Sack Lunch Program RETURNS!

This Program provides free lunches to those in need over the summer months when school is not in session.  Many students receive a free or reduced lunch during the school year; however, when school is not in session these lunches are not available. Please consider volunteering and or donating to this well needed program! 

Visit the Link to Sign Up for Making Sandwiches, Assembling Lunches or Delivering to Local Community Pick-Up Spots 

Please contact Megan Glenn at 630/913-7933 with any questions or concerns.  Thank you!!


PLEASE HELP Us Serve Those In Need! 

LOAVES & FISHES DINNER! Monday, July 15 FROM 5 PM TO 7 PM. We Need Volunteers & Donations! 
On the 3rd Monday monthly…check as often as you like to sign up! Please take a look at the Sign Up Genius Link to see where we need help, and/or the option to donate items and food.


Would you be interested in spending time with the Seniors at Bickford Assisted Living Facility in St. Charles?

Some possibilities are…

    • We Lead the Rosary at 9:30 am every Saturday. We are looking for an additional person to join our rotation of leaders.
    • Help is needed at the Bickford Social/Happy Hour, held 4-5 pm on Wednesdays.

For more info. on any of these volunteer activities, please contact Pat: (email preferred) or 630-513-1857. Located at: 2875 Campton Hills Road, St. Charles, IL 60175, 630-587-8800

We Need Your Help!

The Elgin Soup Kitchen helps serve a hot delicious meal to the hungry, along with other area churches during the year. YOUR Family’s HELP will make a difference on the following dates:

  • August 24: Food Prep & Cook. Serving Dinner & Clean Up. Arrive at 3:00 p.m. until 7:30 p.m. Approx. 12 servers needed & 8 people for food preparation.
  • June 29, July 27, August 31  Sept. 28: Serving Dinner & Clean Up. Arrive at 4:45 p.m. until 7:30 p.m. Approx. 12 servers needed.

Check out our Sign-up genius page, available via the parish website or
Or you can call Deacon Dave Stowell at 630-401-7212 or email him at  Elgin Soup Kitchen Location: Church of the Brethren, 783 Highland Avenue, Elgin 60123


Lazarus House Meal Service Program

Providing Hot Meals to the men, women, and children who reside at Lazarus House Homeless Shelter. Thank You to ALL who Signed Up! If you are able to help, please check the SignUp Genius link to see our needs for dates – twice monthly in 2019.

 • June 13 & 27 • July 11 & 25    

You will get an e-mail including important information regarding the program. The nearby Communities and We, in the Service Ministry, really appreciate your help!

Please Contact Celeste Marc at 630-660-9925 or 

Location: Lazarus House: 214 Walnut St, St. Charles, IL 60174


Thanks to Everyone who donated Neckties, we currently have almost 450 ties! Still have Neckties to Donate? You can leave them in the Usher’s Room at the Crane Rd. Church with ‘Pat Reding’ on the bag and they’ll be picked up.