Volunteer at St. Aedan's

St. Peter's University 
Saint Peter’s Food Pantry and Clothes Closet

From 1:30 pm to 4:00 pm, on the first and third Saturday and 1-3 PM on the last Sunday of each month, volunteers distribute food, clothes, and toiletries to those in need.  The Saint Peter’s Food Pantry and Clothes Closet is located in the basement of 39 Tuers Ave. 

 

Campus Kitchen

This program repackages unused food and turns it into healthy meals to be delivered to people struggling with hunger.  Volunteers are needed to repackage food, pick up donations, and deliver meals.  Shifts take place on Monday through Friday afternoons, 2:30-5:30PM at 39 Tuers Avenue.

 

Monthly Dinner for Saint Lucy's Shelter

Each month volunteers gather to prepare dinner for the residents of Saint Lucy's Homeless Shelter on the last Saturday of each month to be delivered on Sunday.  Volunteers are needed to help prepare the meal on Saturday from 1-3pm and deliver on Sunday at 1:30pm

 

If you are interested in volunteering, please email esekel@saintpeters.edu 

 
St. Aedan's
Music Ministers

 

Calling all singers and instrumentalists to help lead music during weekend Masses. No prior experience or musical training is required -- just the ability to carry a tune or play an instrument, a commitment to rehearse once a week, and a passion for leading and serving through music. 

  • St. Aedan's Schola is an adult choir that sings at the 9:30 AM Mass on Sundays. Rehearsals are on Thursday evenings. For more information contact Dennis Lansang at the link below. 

  • Ministers of Music of St. Aedan's are individual volunteer singers and instrumentalists who lead music at 5:30 PM on Saturdays and 8:00 AM and 12:30 PM on Sundays. No age requirement. Rehearsals are on Thursday and Saturday afternoons. For more information, contact Paulo Tirol, Assistant Director of Music

  • Coro Unidos En Cristo Jesus - St. Aedan's sings at the 11:00 AM Mass on Sunday. For more information, contact Dennis Lansang, Music Director.

 

Liturgical Ministers

 

We welcome those interested in helping out during Masses:

  • lectors to read scripture and prayers; 

  • altar servers, young adults who have had the first communion up to college age, to assist the priests during the Mass; 

  • ushers to help welcome churchgoers, distribute weekly bulletins, and assist in taking the collection; and

  • Eucharistic ministers to help distribute the body and blood of Christ. 

Some training is required. For more information, contact Joy Villanueva, Parish Secretary.

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Religion Teachers

 

Our catechism program for children, Family Faith Formation, welcomes catechists to help teach and assist. Classes are held on Sunday mornings during the academic year. For more information, contact Joy Villanueva, Parish Secretary.


Church Beautification Volunteers

 

A group known as the "flowerets" gathers at the church on Saturday mornings to arrange flowers and clean the church. For more information, contact Joy Villanueva, Parish Secretary.

Social Justice Volunteers

 

The parish's social justice program welcomes professionals willing to share their skills, especially pro bono lawyers to provide counseling (particularly immigration counseling); but also interpreters particularly in Spanish and Arabic. For more information, contact Joy Villanueva, Parish Secretary.

General Volunteer Opportunities

Get notified via email regarding upcoming and need-based volunteer work by joining the Volunteer Team in Flocknote (our parish communication tool) Click Join Group below then Join this Group in Flocknote!