One of the seven Corporal Works of Mercy, given to us by Christ (Matthew 25:41), is "Feed the Hungry." HMC teens have already been participating in that endeavor whenever they do anything to help the following parish ministries: advance food prep or on-site meal-serving for the Catholic Multicultural Center (the second Tuesday of the month or Luke House (the fourth Monday of the month)--or help with donations to the Oregon-Brooklyn Food pantry.
HMC parishioners may also take part in another endeavor to feed hungry people—both at home and abroad. This endeavor features two components:
Feed My Sheep--- April 6, 2019 @Catholic Multicultural Center: West
A joint Lenten-focused service project of the West Side Catholic Youth Network (WSCYN, of which HMC is a part) and an organization called Kids Against Hunger, Feed My Sheep began in 2012 as a way to educate Catholic youth about hunger, raise funds to address hunger in a creative and efficient way, and give Catholic youth the opportunity to do something meaningful and “hands on” to feed hungry people. WSCYN parishes participate in two major ways:
Click here: to watch the video explaining Feed My Sheep.... the video is from 2014, so please ignore the mentioned date.
Click here: to see Feed My Sheep featured on Channel 3!
This year's volunteer registration will begin on Ash Wednesday, March 6!