November 27, 2016
Advent Giving Tree
December 3rd and December 4th, the Giving Tree will be available for your holiday donations to the less fortunate.
The organizations we are sharing Christmas with this year include: Birthright – Newborn to 12-month layette items and more!
Christ Child Society “My Stuff Bags” – Cash donations for children’s
Koinonia Homes – Gifts for developmentally disabled adults.
L’Arche Cleveland- Gift cards for needed household supplies.
Metanoia Proect – Gift cards for needed supplies and bus passes
for the homeless in Cleveland. Bus passes are available at Giant Eagle North Royalton.
Migration and Refugee Services-Catholic Charities, Diocese of
Cleveland (MRS) Basic household items and essentials will help meet the needs of the new arrivals.
St. Albert the Great Family Aid Society (FAS) – Christmas wish list items for those closest to us.
St. Albert the Great Prison Ministry – Clothing items for those exiting prison.
St. Herman’s House of Hospitality- Bed pillows and twin size bedding.
St. Michael the Archangel (SMA) Scranton Road, Cleveland - Gifts for infants, toddlers, children, and teens in need.
The Westside Catholic Center- Much needed hats, gloves and socks for children and adults.
CASH DONATIONS FOR ANY OF THE ABOVE ARE ALWAYS APPRECIATED
Once again, the Tree tags will be color coded:
Blue tags - $20 or less
Green tags - $21- $50
Red tags - $50 or more
Please gift wrap items only if indicated, and attach the tree tag to the gift or gift card to ensure proper delivery. Items must be returned no later than 1:00 pm., Sunday, December 11th. Gifts will be delivered to each agency immediately following the 12:30p.m.
Mass. (Note: If you plan to attend the 6:00p.m. Mass on December11th, please bring your donation to the church hall after an earlier Mass).
Any questions, contact Debbie Zanath, at 440/570-0611, or Denise
Bobulsky at the Parish office, 440/237-6760.