St. Pat’s Service Ministry… Help Needed at Loaves & Fishes Community Dinner, Northern IL Food Bank, Elgin Soup Kitchen & Share Talents at Bickford Assisted Living

PLEASE HELP Us Serve Those In Need! 

LOAVES & FISHES DINNER! Mondays, Feb. 17, March 16, April 20, May 18… 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. Held at St. Patrick’s Downtown Church in the lower level Fr. Carse Center at 107 N. 4th Street, St. Charles, 60174.


We love your Help! We pack food Every Month on the 2nd Wednesday
from 1:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. •
Our Next Dates are:  • February 12 • March 11 • April 8  • May 13  • June 10  • July 8

Please RSVP at least a week ahead!  Please wear Closed-toe shoes for safety! 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


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:

  • Jan. 25, Feb. 22 & 29 • March 28 • April 25: 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, 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, year round
• Jan. 30 • Feb. 13 & 27  •
March 12 & 26. . .

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

Do You have any hidden Talent to Share with Our Senior Friends at Bickford Assisted Living? Can you sing, dance, play a musical instrument, or know someone who can? (Maybe a school group?) 

If you would like to entertain at Bickford or would like more info. on any volunteer activities, Contact Pat: (email preferred) or 630-513-1857.

Bickford Senior Living is located at: 2875 Campton Hills Rd, St. Charles, 60175.

Thank You to all who have contributed, donated or volunteered! With Your donations we were able to FILL Our Pantry & serve over 500 lunches this summer! 

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