Social Action Committee

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Coat Drive

by Michael Mitchell

Sponsored by the Social Action Committee January 27/28 We need new or clean, gently used coats for men, women and children. There is special need this year for warm outwear, hats, snow boots, mittens and gloves for young adults, teens and children. Items will be collected in the Parish Hall before or after all Masses. […]

Coat Drive

by Michael Mitchell

Sponsored by the Social Action Committee January 27/28 We need new or clean, gently used coats for men, women and children. There is special need this year for warm outwear, hats, snow boots, mittens and gloves for young adults, teens and children. Items will be collected in the Parish Hall before or after all Masses. […]

Cell Phone Collection

by Michael Mitchell

The Social Action Committee is collecting your no longer needed cell phones, which will be erased and re-programmed to dial 911. The phones will then be distributed to the Domestic Violence Resource Center clients for emergency use. There will be a box in the parish hall from January 13 – 21 for your donations. Thank […]

Giving Tree

by Michael Mitchell

Once again, the Social Action Committee is depending on the generosity of the parishioners of Christ the King Parish  On Saturday and Sunday, November 25/26 you may pick up the tags on the Giving Tree in the church narthex for needy kids in Providence’s St. Michael’s, St. Patrick’s and St. Thomas’s Churches.  Each tag has a […]

Social Action Committee – Annual Mother’s Day Baby Shower

by Michael Mitchell

The Annual Mother’s Day Baby Shower: Saturday/Sunday, May 13/14. Items needed include: All size diapers, pull-ups, wipes, bottles, sippy cups shampoo and lotions, baby clothing –0-24 months All items will be donated to 5 local agencies.  Domestic Violence Resource Center,  South County Community Action, Jonnycake Center, Thundermist, and Welcome House.

Social Action Committee

by Michael Mitchell

ANNUAL MOTHER’S DAY BABY SHOWER Saturday/Sunday, May 13/14. Items needed include: All size diapers, pull-ups, wipes, bottles, sippy cups, shampoo and lotions, baby clothing (0-24 months) All items will be donated to 5 local agencies:  Domestic Violence Resource Center, South County Community Action, Jonnycake Center, Thundermist, and Welcome House.

Card Rally!

by Michael Mitchell

The Social Action Committee is seeking unused greeting cards (with envelopes) for use by RI prison inmates. Blank note cards, sympathy (especially non-religious), and Christmas cards are especially needed, but all cards will be gratefully accepted. Cards may be pre-sorted by type and dropped off in the parish hall through March 11, but please note: […]

Giving Tree

by Michael Mitchell

The Social Action Committee will be sponsoring a Giving Tree again this year for the children of the Providence parishes of St. Patrick’s, St. Michael’s and St. Thomas’s (the parish of Father John Soares) on the weekend after Thanksgiving, November 26/27.   You may choose a tag with a child’s name, size, and requested clothing item, […]

Coat Drive

by Michael Mitchell

The Social Action Committee is sponsoring this year’s Coat Drive on November 5/6. We need new, (or clean gently used) coats, jackets, hats, scarves, and gloves/mittens for men, women and children. The items will be donated to South County Community Action and Crossroads RI. Please contact Michelle Fonseca at 294-9357 or adfmrf@verizon.net with any questions.

Back to School Project

by Michael Mitchell

 The Social Action Committee will again sponsor the “Back to School Project” this summer on August 13/14.  Items can be dropped off in the parish hall before or after each mass.   We have requests this year for more than 170 backpacks and school supplies from the South County elementary and middle schools. Recommended supplies include: […]