Parish Ambassador Resources

PARISH BULLETIN CONTENT

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September 2019 Landscape PDF

September 2019 Portrait PDF

SOCIAL MEDIA CONTENT

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September 2019 Suggestions:

Did you know that Saint Louis Counseling hosts a podcast, Mental Health Matters, featuring experts & everyday people discussing mental health issues? Listen to past episodes at saintlouiscounseling.org/category/mental-health-matters or search your favorite podcast app. St. Louis Counseling is 1 of the 8 Catholic Charities of St. Louis federated agencies.

Considering infant adoption? Learn about private adoption the last Monday of each month, 6-7 pm at Good Shepherd Children & Family Services, 1340 Partidge Ave., St. Louis 63130. Learn more & RSVP at 314.854.5711 to mfrederick@ccstl.org. Good Shepherd is 1 of the 8 Catholic Charities of St. Louis federated agencies.

Learn how St. Patrick Center helps people attain housing, find employment, address mental health & substance use disorders, and more. Also learn how to respond to panhandlers and how you can support the mission to empower those who are homeless or at risk. Open House Sept. 26, 2-4:30 pm. 800 N. Tucker Blvd. St. Louis 63101. St. Patrick Center is 1 of the 8 Catholic Charities of St. Louis federated agencies.  

Learn more about Catholic bioethics, funeral & cemetery planning, along with charitable legacy planning, advance directives & estate planning at “The Conversation: A Catholic Perspective on End-of-Life Issues” Seminar is free; lunch provided, no solicitations! Hosted by Catholic Charities and Roman Catholic Foundation of Eastern Missouri. RSVP at rcfstl.org/the-conversation or call 314.918.2892. OCT. 12, 9am-1pm. Our Lady of Life Apartments, 7655 Watson Rd, St Louis 63119.

Did you know that children & teens living at Marygrove use more than 100 bottles of shampoo & conditioner each month? If you’d like to help meet the need, new bottles are gratefully accepted at Marygrove, 2705 Mullanphy Lane, Florissant, MO 63031, weekdays between 8-4:30.

AMBASSADOR EXCHANGE

If you have a successful event idea, question, or other information you would like to share in this section, please submit it to lshea@ccstl.org.

Sept. 9 Shout Out to St. Clement of Rome ambassadors who are already organizing an Easter project for the children and teens at Marygrove!

Sept. 16 Shout Out to Our Lady of Providence ambassadors who have invited Lisa to speak at their November Women’s League meeting!

Sept. 17 Shout Out to St. Alban Roe ambassadors who will host a Catholic Charities table at their Festival of Ministries, Oct. 26/27!

Sept. 17 Shout Out to St. Anselm ambassadors who will collect move-in kit items for St. Patrick Center at their October Women’s Fellowship meeting!

Sept. 18 Shout Out to St. Clement of Rome ambassadors who will be passing out Catholic Charities information at the parish St. Vincent de Paul Friends of the Poor Walk on September 28!

Sept. 4 IDEA: For service project ideas and more, follow CCSTL and all eight agencies on social media. Tip: After “Liking” a brand on Facebook, click the drop-down menu on the “Following” button and select “See First” so you’re more likely to see updates when you visit your newsfeed.

AMBASSADOR FOLDER ITEMS

Ambassador Program Description

Agency Descriptions

Agency Volunteer Contacts

Agency In-Kind Needs

Advocacy/Speaker Topics

CCHD Information

Fact Card

Prayer Card