Outreach Ministries

If you are interested in joining any of these ministries, please call the rectory.

Mission Statement
Jesus came to give life.  He taught His disciples to give life.  We are called to give life to others. Therefore, in His name we prayerfully administer and coordinate programs that compassionately address the social, spiritual, emotional, physical, and temporal needs of our sisters and brothers both within and outside of our Parish Community.  The Outreach Ministries will provide educational programs and resources that are responsive to pastoral and social needs.

Ministry of Consolation 
Consoling and assisting families for funeral arrangements.

Eucharist to Sick & Homebound
Weekly communion in the home.

Meals for Homebound
Short term help for those in need.

Fixit Program

Minor home repairs, installation, etc. for seniors or those physically challenged.

Transportation Ministry
For the elderly or impaired – (rides provided to Mass, doctors & shopping)

Loaves & Fishes
St. Charles responsible for one Saturday per year at Trenton Cathedral – volunteers  prepare and serve meals & lunches for an average of 900 people.

Monthly Food/Staples Collection
Averages 120 shopping bags of food per month for Emergency Services, Catholic  Charities

Parish Nurses
Volunteer nurses provide monthly blood pressure screening; weekly telephone  consultations; annual health fair; several blood drives per year, personal health counseling and a health education and referral service.

Giving Tree
Four weekends in December for Christmas Collections for Toys, Children’s Clothing,  Food, and funding for charities.

Casseroles For The Hungry
Monthly cooked meals for the hungry in Burlington County

Respect Life Committee
Working for the preservation of human life from conception to death

Holy Name Society
Adult male spiritual formation, fellowship  & parish involvement.  Conduct various Parish fundraisers.