Food Pantry Needs
• Pasta Sauce
• Flavored Rice or noodle sides
• Dry pinto beans (1-2 lb bags)
• Baby food and formula
• Extras: jello, pudding , cookies, crackers, salad dressings, sauces
• Kitchen Items: aluminum foil, waxed paper, plastic wrap, food storage bags, etc.
Area Respect Life Ministry
Letter Writing Campaign
Thank you to all who stopped by the table last week to help encourage our legislators to vote NO on upcoming bills HB 2467/SB 1594 ‘Parental Notice of Abortion Act’ and HB 2495/SB 1942 ‘Reproductive Health Act’.
Because of you, St. Cletus was able send 467 letters to each of our area legislators! Thank you!
Join us Mother’s Day weekend May 11-12! Volunteers will serve at a table in the Church Narthex welcoming and thanking people, helping collect donated baby items, and selling carnations. Donated items will benefit the moms and babies at our local Women’s Care Center and proceeds from carnation sales will help support our Area Respect Life Ministry. Visit http://bit.ly/2TDpqmN to sign up! Thank you!
Mother’s Day Baby Shower
The Area Respect Life Ministry is hosting the 28th annual Mother’s Day Baby Shower and Carnation Sale in the Church Narthex after all Masses May 11-12.
All gifts collected will be distributed to mothers and babies in need in our own parish community and the Women’s Care Center right here in LaGrange.
Most needed Items:
• Newborn onesies (boys/girls)
• 3T/4T/5T summer clothing (boys/girls)
• Baby wash, shampoo, lotion
• Swaddle blankets
• Muslin blankets
• Fitted crib sheets
• Diapers (size 3-6)
• Breastfeeding pillows
All items should be new. Please do not wrap gift donations. Thank you!
Interfaith Career Network
Preparing to Interview? Practice With A Pro
ICN will have multiple HR professionals available on Thursday, May 9 from 6:30-8 pm to conduct mock interviews as well as provide helpful feedback. Join us for your interview prep in a relaxed, friendly setting and have an opportunity to ask questions you’ve been wondering about. Everyone is welcome and there is no cost to attend. We hope to see you at St. Cletus Parish Center, 700 W. 55th Street in La Grange.
ICN offers free job support through various programs throughout the month. For further information, visit our website at www.interfaithcareernetwork.org.
Quarterly Resume Review
Interfaith Community Partners invites you to join us on Saturday, May 18 from 9:30-11:30 am.
Come in for a helpful one-on-one conversation with a HR, or other search related professional for some ideas and suggestions that may help enhance or refresh your resume. Looking for some helpful job search strategies? Need some coaching with your elevator speech? Looking for updates and tips on LinkedIn? This is a terrific opportunity to add impact and clarity to your existing resume. Join us at the St. Cletus Parish Center, 700 W. 55th Street in La Grange. Everyone is welcome and there is no cost for this service.
St. Vincent DePaul
SVDP Donation Drive
This weekend! The thrift store truck will be in our Parking Lot on
Saturday, May 4 from 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Sunday, May 5 from 8:00 AM to 12:30 PM
Items we will accept:
• Clean clothing, including shoes.
• Small kitchen items (i.e. dishes, pots and pans, glassware, flatware, serving pieces)
• Please bag all items
Thank you for your generosity!