Quick Links of Current Needs

Corporal Works of Mercy:  All of them!

Spiritual Works of Mercy:  All of them!

All of below openings are listed in the posts in “service opportunities” Most are Family Friendly!!!! 

Lots available  all year long! 

Upcoming ProLife Events you may want to attend2018


Please join Ascension’s Common Home Ministry in celebrating the Feast Day of St. Francis, the Patron Saint of Ecology!  We will be helping to care for the gift of God’s creation by cleaning up at Quivira Park and the stream and trail areas adjacent to it. Date:  Saturday, October 13 (no rain date) Time:  9:30-11 Location:  Meet at the shelter at Quivira Park   Click here to sign up by Wednesday, October 10th so we have plenty of supplies and treats for everyone!  Thanks for caring for our Common Home!!If you are looking for ways to get involved at Ascension and/or care for the environment, we’d love you to join us!  If interested or for questions about the Common Home Ministry, please contact Jean in the office

Parishioners needing help:    

Monsignor Charles needs help getting to and from dialysis Mon, Wed, and Fri.  Must have a car (not an SUV) and be able to put his w/c into the trunk and out) Here is the signup!

Parishioner needing help with family dinners after surgeryClick here to help!

Schemmels: (Visiting with Karen and dinners once a week): Visiting/Dinner

Parishioner needing some help with meals and errands Click here to help

Vocation Committee “31 Club” Sign up:            

Join other parishioners by signing up for one certain day a month to pray for vocations.  Click here for more info and to sign up!

Watch a video about Care Portal:  The way we help with foster care and helping keep families intact right here in our neighborhood!  Contact Jean if you want to be part of the giving!

Hope Faith Breakfast: (last Sat of the month):         Sign up to help serve,or cook or bring item

Catholic Charities : Current Volunteer NeedsCatholic Charities Web site

Family or Individual Volunteers needed at VSF!  Click here for volunteer application

Divorced/Separated Support Groups:  Read about and sign up

St Mary’s Food Kitchen

(2nd Friday of every month Lunches) ongoing: Sign up to bring salad or fried chicken

Guadalupe House:

Desserts and Serve for the Sisters and Homeless ”    (2nd Tuesday and 4th Wed)Help serve, bring food or items

Shalom House Dinners:

4th Tuesdays  Help to serve or bring desserts (or both!)

Adoration Hour for Respect Life

(Sat 4-5 pm) ongoing: Sign up for an hour!


Catholic Charities publication on Volunteering as a Family: