The Center opened up from our break on Tuesday, January 2nd , a day earlier than usual in anticipation of a crowd of people in need. We were met by 40 guests when we opened the door. They were glad
As you’ve often heard me say, the Center has many volunteers in a variety of roles. On a daily basis, (Monday through Thursday), there are many different positions:
Intake desk – handled by 2 people, assisted by 2 or 3 helpers
In December, the Knights of Columbus Council 1074 held their final food drive of the year.. The Knights have been holding these collections for 11 years. Over time, it has grown from a small project into a very large one
Thank you to everyone that helped to put cheer and love into the lives of so many with all of our Christmas projects. My sincere thanks goes our to the generosity of our school and staff, our parishoners, our volunteers
Fourth Sunday of Advent, 2017 – December 24th
Mary Ann invited me to write this article and I am delighted to do so. This weekend almost writes itself – 4th Sunday of Advent and Christmas Eve on the same day!
The Sister Isaac Center is now closed for all normal activity until Tuesday,
January 2. Please hold your donations until we re-open in January.
When we distributed our Thanksgiving baskets, we encouraged our guests to write a thank you note we could share with donors. I thought I’d share some excerpts with you:
“Thank you. How nice it was to be thought of. You made
If you are planning an end-of-year contribution … please consider the
St. Mary Parish.
Send checks to the Parish Office at:
412 Ann Street
Wilmington, NC 28401
Attn: Sharon Marren
or make an ONLINE CONTRIBUTION to the parish or Sister Isaac Center.
Use this link for St. Mary
Last week I explained the workings of the Giving Tree gathering gifts for families we are helping this year. This week I’ll tell you about two of our other Christmas projects, one for our elders and the other for youngsters.