home-rollover contact-rollover
2405 Philippe Parkway
Safety Harbor, FL  34695-2067
727.726.8477   Get Directions/Map

steeple2

Faith and Action for Strength Together (FAST)

FAST-Logo-SmallFAST is a congregation-based community organization bringing together congregations of faith to powerfully address injustice and poverty in Pinellas County. The mission of FAST is to engage people of different faiths in a process of listening, education and action in order to address community issues in a powerful way.
Our parish is actively involved in FAST and we invite you to help our seniors, the poor, and disabled of our county. 

What is FAST?

Why Join FAST?

FAST Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

FAST Accomplishments

FAST Brochure

 

Required of Participants     Attend three meetings per year.
Experience Necessary   No
Training Required   No
Contact   b0c9d4cde188afdad7dbdbd5c9d688c9dc8ed6cadbd8a39f9a9f96a09a9b96a199a19f u8DlvVsXy7vGpdJtF5vYpk5rPf3gFjq8 caesar This page part is protected against spam bots and web crawlers. In order to be displayed you need to enable Javascript in your browser, and then reload the page.

St. Vincent de Paul Society

SVDPDependent on our parishioners’ generous donation of money and non-perishable food, Vincentians are able to provide the poor of our area with pantry items as well as financial aid for rent, utilities and other necessities. The parish St. Vincent de Paul hours are 9:00 am to 10:00 am, on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday in the St. John Bosco Center. Food donations are always needed and can be left in the box in the narthex of the church or in the St. John Bosco Center. This is an International Society of Charity offering person-to-person service to the poor and needy, regardless of race, color or creed.

St. Vincent de Paul volunteers are called Vincentians. If you would like to share some of your talent and time with which you have been blessed, please consider ministry in this society.

Volunteer Position     Minister to the Needy
Required of the Volunteer Volunteer meets with client to obtain pertinent information, determines client’s needs (food, financial, etc.), and, with the help of the group, determine what kind of financial help can be given.
Experience Necessary No
Training required On the job training is given.
Time Commitment 1-6 hours per week.
Contact a6b9b3bbb9b57093bcb1bdc0b9c4c470b1c4708782877e8789867e85858282 4b59VeyEjpdOsJeb8nSCgEkSXFLk3a3 caesar This page part is protected against spam bots and web crawlers. In order to be displayed you need to enable Javascript in your browser, and then reload the page.

 

    Pinellas Hope

    PinellasHopePinellas Hope is a temporary emergency shelter for over 250 homeless men and women, located in Clearwater on 20 acres provided by Bishop Robert N. Lynch and the Diocese of St. Petersburg. It opened its doors on December 1, 2007. Background checks are done on all the residents and case managers meet with them on a regular basis to set goals towards self-sufficiency. They also assist the residents with job and housing placement and perform follow up visits with them six months after they leave the shelter.

    More Information

    Jail Ministry

    jailministryThe Jail Ministry is part of a diocesan group that visits the imprisoned sharing the sacraments and offering socialization and comfort.

     

     

     

    Volunteer Position     Jail Minister
    Required of the Volunteer To visit those in jail with another minister, sharing prayer, the Eucharist, support and comfort.
    Experience Necessary No
    Training Required Yes, the same training as an Extraordinary Minister of Holy Communion and special diocesan training.
    Time Commitment Varies
    Contact 95ba79c1cbbebf967bc6bac2c5cdc893bdbebabcc8c7cfc2c799beccc9c2cbc2cdceccbac7cdc887bcbc7b979dbebabcc8c779afc2c7c7c2be799ac5cdbecbc2c89588ba9779bacd79cdc1be799cc1cecbbcc179a8bfbfc2bcbe79bacd79908b9087908b8f87918d909079d18c8a8a87 4TTsvfY9PgeLPePi3fvCz6a15bSywX caesar This page part is protected against spam bots and web crawlers. In order to be displayed you need to enable Javascript in your browser, and then reload the page.

     

      Respect Life Committee

      Respect LifeThe Respect Life Committee works to promote respect for all life through education, political action, and prayer. The committee receives its direction from the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops. They offer assistance to those in need through a network of organizations dedicated to Respect Life. Their annual spiritual adoption program serves to encourage prayer for the respect of all life and education. They sponsor an annual poinsettia sale, which supports The Kimberly Home.  For more information, call 213d6221697366673e236e626a6d75703b65666264706f6b70696f416674716a736a757674626f75702f646423217562736866753e2360636d626f6c233f45666264706f214b70696f213d30623f2162752175696621646976736469217067676a6466213833382f3833372f3935383821793434392f kgYRjDMwBSVCY6fW2BxQaHTWmwRv1iUl caesar This page part is protected against spam bots and web crawlers. In order to be displayed you need to enable Javascript in your browser, and then reload the page.

      Share the joy of family with an orphaned child

      Open Hearts and Homes for Children (OHHC) is a non-profit Christian organization that advocates for children growing up in institutions or foster care in Ukraine and Latvia. OHHC provides these children with a vacation experience to share the love of a christian family., enjoy recreational and cultural activities, and develop long term, caring relationships.

      Twice a year (Christmas and summer) OHHC brings a group of orphans to the United States for a 3-4 week vacation. The children are provided the opportunity to experience family life and the host families are given the chance to meet the faceless orphan children they often read about. These vacations allo children to find families and neet people who will care about them after their visit is over, giving each participant a chance for a more hopeful future.

      The Children
      •  Are generally between the ages of 8 and 15and are recommended for participation by their orphanage staff
      • Travel to the United States on a tourist visa and must return to their country on a pre-determined date at the  closing of the host program
      • Are accompained by one or more escorts who are their legal guardians while they are in the United StatesRespect life
      Host Family Requirements                 independence day parade P

       

      • Complete and  application to host, a safety visit, child abuse clearance and criminal check
      • Attend mandatory host family preparation training
      • Must be of Christian faith and take the child to Church during the hosting
      • Host an escort during the visit
      • Sponsor the child's trip: $2,800.00
      • Provide necessities such as food, clothing, hygiene items to the children
      • Couples and single women may host

      Your area Coordinator is: 7591b675bdc7babb9277c2b6bec1c9c48fc1bec8b6c8c0be8695cbbac7becfc4c383c3bac97775c9b6c7bcbac99277b4b7c1b6c3c07793a1bec8b6759fb6c3cab8bdc4ccc8c0be759184b6938c878c838c878b838c8a868675 I4gT063HaZ2VyWiRH5TTCi0E91lmaP4 caesar This page part is protected against spam bots and web crawlers. In order to be displayed you need to enable Javascript in your browser, and then reload the page.

      Subscriber Login