Service / Donation Opportunities

Manna Meals, Monday, February 20thManna

Manna Meals is a soup kitchen in Detroit that serves the poorest of the poor. We will be making sandwiches and serving soup and coffee to the guests. We will car pool to this service project and will leave the Parish Office at 6:40 a.m. Call the Parish Office to sign up!  Please come join us!

 


 

ChristNet Warming Center

The Inter-Faith Council of Churches has been asked to host ChristNet for the week of March 19th to 26th. Grosse Ile Presbyterian Church will be the host site for this weeklong program.

Sacred Heart volunteers will be needed on Tuesday, March 21st and Saturday, March 25th:  We need to staff three 5 hour shifts: 5:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m., 10:15 p.m. to 3:15 a.m. and 3:00 a.m. to 8:00 a.m.

Additional Sacred Heart Volunteers will be needed to:

 Set up on Sunday, March 19th – Time- TBD

 Wash towels on Wednesday morning – return by evening

Tear down on Sunday, March 26th ( approx. 6:30 a.m.)

Wash bedding & towels on Sunday, March 26th at a Laundromat at approximately 7:00 a.m.

Look for sign-up sheets in the Gathering Space starting next weekend or call Tom & Donna Plegue at 692-4255 to volunteer.


Bottom’s Up Diaper Drive

Sponsored by the Interfaith Council and participating Grosse Ile Churches

While the Diaper Drive is ongoing, the weekend of the first Sunday of the month is targeted to encourage parishioners to bring in diapers for families in need.

Since the first Sunday in October, Sacred Heart has donated more than 2000 diapers. These contributions help ensure that babies are well cared-for and care-givers are enabled to better support their families.

Donation boxes are located in the Gathering Space and in the hallway of the Parish Office building.

Monetary donations accepted. Make check out to “GIPC Bottoms Up Diaper Bank”For more information, contact  Elaine 734-285-5468 or Katie 734-991-5391