VIDEO: Sartell students collect cereal for Catholic Charities’ “Pack the Porches” event.
March is typically a challenging month for Minnesota food shelves.
“Volunteers are critical to fulfill the mission of Catholic Charities. We can’t serve the Central Minnesota community without them,” said Annie Henriksen, volunteer coordinator.
Atonement Lutheran Church in St. Cloud is hosting an outdoor drop-off fundraising appeal to benefit Catholic Charities of the Diocese of St. Cloud on Sunday, Dec. 19, from 10 a.m. to noon.
Catholic Charities Emergency Services Food Shelf hosts its 11th annual Pack the Porches Food and Fund Drive from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Friday, March 19, at two locations.
St. Cloud area-based country cover band Mason Dixon Line will perform a live virtual concert from Pioneer Place on Fifth at 7 p.m., Tuesday, May 5. The concert is a fundraiser for the Catholic Charities Emergency Services Food Shelf.
Organizers plan to pack more than 100,000 meals and distribute them to local food shelves and backpack food programs.