Provide emotional support and help with planning for bereaved families before, during, and after the loss of a loved one. Contact: George Ruel (408) 226-6606
FAITH IN ACTION TEAM
is a food for the poor program, distributing food and other items to the hungry. There is a monthly collection of nonperishable food on the 3rd Sunday of every month.
KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS
Catholic fraternal benefit society dedicated to promoting families, the Church, her priests and religious, and the greater community through charitable works.
LAY PASTOR MINISTRY
is a ministry of parishioners contacting fellow parishioners to stay in touch, to show them that they are loved and valued.
provides low-income mothers with necessary and basic clothing for their newborns.
MINISTRY TO THE HOMEBOUND
are Eucharistic Ministers who reach out to members of the parish who are homebound. They bring the Eucharist, as well as information about events in the parish, prayers, and a listening ear.
PRAYER BLANKET MINISTRY
Volunteers knit or crochet lap blankets and pray for those who are seriously ill, or grieving the loss of a spouse, child, or parent.
Provides comfort and support through prayer.
is an ecumenical movement of Churches standing together in their commitment to offer assistance to women and families facing crisis pregnancies. Our parish provides a resource list of people willing to offer immediate and practical help. Contact: Susan Kingsley - (408) 377-6602.
provides education and information to the community regarding the sacredness and dignity of all human life.
ST. VINCENT DE PAUL SOCIETY
is an outreach group that helps the needy in our parish and surrounding area through home visits and assistance with food, clothing and other needs.
are laypersons trained and committed to reach out to others in times of need or crisis by providing an ongoing supportive relationship.