The Altar and Rosary Society is a women’s organization that meet once a month from September to June. They have many functions within the group which together provides for the Church. The fundraising events are: Card party, Bake sales, and Christmas Raffle. Altar and Rosary members organize and take care of the funeral dinners, prayer line, sacristans, condiments for the parish picnic, flowers for the church and chapel. Altar and Rosary Society provides the candles, baptismal bibs, breads, wine, linens, altar cloths, altar servers clothing, priest vestments and anything that is needed for the church and chapel.
Contact: Kathy at 330-730-8633
If you enjoy reconnecting with classmates of St Joseph this is the ministry for you. We collect current information on past students and are continually updating our lists.
Contact: Pam at [email protected]
St. Joseph Athletic Association has various sports throughout the year. All children that belong to the parish can participate in the sports program. The Athletic Association has fundraisers throughout the year to help offset the cost of equipment, uniforms & gym rental. For more info visit http://saintjoe.np.sportspilot.com/
Contact: Frank Schulda at [email protected]
The Blue and Gold Gala is annual fundraising event that takes place in February. Every year the committee organizes a different theme. It is a fun filled event and all the proceeds return to the school. If fundraising is your specialty then please contact the committee and have some fun!
Contact: Melissa at [email protected]
Certificates are sold at the school and after Masses at the church. They benefit the people buying them as well as the parish. If you like a little fellowship after Mass, you can sign up to check orders and get to know fellow parishioners and know you are helping many.
Contact: Pam - 330-417-2041; [email protected]
Contact: Pat at 330-310-2320/[email protected] or Matt at 330-310-0353.
Here at St. Joseph’s we enjoy our parishioner’s green thumbs. As we all know, keeping our gardens looking good takes a lot of work. There is weeding and planting that takes much of the warmer months.
Contact: Diane 330-929-5541.
The St. Joseph Home and School Association is a service organization made up of dedicated parents who offer their time and talent in the service of the staff and students of St. Joseph School. It meets monthly. The organization conducts fund raising and sponsors activities for the children throughout the year; however, the Home and School Association does not discuss or influence school policies, curriculum, rules, teacher or staff issues, etc. The Home and School Association is made up of typically one-or-two-people committees, who handle the different aspects of the association.
Contact: Shelly, president at [email protected]
The Knights of Columbus is a fraternal organization of men founded in the principles of charity, unity, fraternity, and patriotism. They offer an opportunity for fellowship with people who share the same beliefs and who recognize the same duty to God, to family, and to folks down the block and across the sea.
Contact: Joe at 330-686-1873.
The Parish Pastoral Council is a consultative body which unites laity and clergy in a community of prayer, leadership, service and pastoral planning, All councilors work together as they seek to listen to the Holy Spirit in discerning what is best for the Parish in the light of the Gospel, the Church’s teaching, and the experiences and needs of the parishioners and the surrounding community. The Council can fulfill its role by encouraging a climate in which the people feel free to speak the truth with openness and love.
Contact: Jeff at j-lschmitt[email protected].
This religious goods store is located in the basement of the Church and is open after all Masses on Sunday. Queen of Angels has a large arrangements of religious items. If you like retail, call Lisa to see when you can volunteer!
Contact: Lisa at 330-352-7043 or at [email protected]
The Scouts are a value-based youth organization. Here at St. Joseph we have a strong Scouting group. If your child has an interested in scouts, please contact: Jim: 330-928-5015 or [email protected]
Our Seton’s are women and men over the age of 50 whom gather for Mass once a month. After Mass they will enjoy a meal together and have great fellowship.
Contact: Bernice 330-923-8150