We are a group of compassionate people actively engaged within our parish.
We generally meet on the 4th Thursday of the month (September- May) at Wilde lake Interfaith Center from 7:30pm-9:30pm.

Committee Leader Marge Trenkle 410-788-2185

 Discover Our Many Opportunities to Share Your Talents

Beechfield Elementary School – contact Marge Trenkle  410-788-2185
Catholics Confront Global Poverty – contact Sarah Lutterodt 443-755-0452 sarahlutterodt@gmail.com
Children’s Book Collection – contact  Tom McCarthy  301-774-7069
“Give it a Second Life Collection” – contact Tom McCarthy  301-774-7069
Homebound – Visitation & Communion distribution  – contact Fr. Ferdinand 410-964-1425 X313 fezenwachi@sjerc.org
Lorien Nursing Home and Howard County General Hospital -Visitation & Communion distribution
contact Linda Raudenbush 410-381-2747 DRLMR2004@yahoo.com
Our Daily Bread Casserole Project – contact Jeannette Jenkins sjodb12@yahoo.com
Prison Visitation & Communion – contact Deacon Paul Gifford paul.gifford@sjerc.org
Prison Healing Community – contact Mary Pat Donelan 410-730-9294
Play BINGO with Psychiatric Patients – Please call the parish office 410-964-1425 x 324

Thank you for your interest to volunteer at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church. To become a volunteer please call the office to receive instructions for VIRTUS training.  410-964-1425 x 324

If you are unable to do this from home arrangements may be made to come to the parish office.

Other Organizations you may which to consider volunteering:

Creating Friendships for Peace Inc.  – contact Tom McCarthy 301-774-7069

Interfaith Coalition for Compassion – 410-997-2781  ask for the coordinator

Interfaith Hospitality Center – contact Carol Jo Roeder   410-964-3252  carol.jo.roeder@verizon.net

St.Vincent de Paul St. John’s Conference – contact Alan Pultyniewicz   apulty@yahoo.com




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Oakland Mills Interfaith Center

5885 Robert
Oliver Place
Columbia, MD

Wilde Lake Interfaith Center

10431 Twin Rivers
Columbia, MD