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VOICES OF THE MISSION

We hope that this page gives a more “living picture” to what the Mission does- both materially and spiritually! If you’d like to be a “VOICE OF THE MISSION” or if you have a comment/ question, please e-mail HERE.

September 24, 2017 Tater Tot donation!
Thanks to our friends from Colfax, IL that planted, took care of, and harvested a huge truck load of potatoes to donate to the Mission! We are very grateful.
September 10, 2017 - Back to school block party highlights!
August 28, 2017 - Support Team OLA with a Team OLA Shirt!
Team OLA has been busy training and working to spread the word about the Mission! Help them spread the word by wearing your own Team OLA Shirt! But it HERE! Suggested donation $30 (includes shipping)
July 23, 2017 - Deacon Mike talks about his experience at the Mission!
July 16, 2017 - Neighbor Kelly talks about the Misson and tours the Mobile Pantry
June 18, 2017 - Mary Seat of Wisdom Youth Group

 

 

Thanks to Mary Seat of Wisdom for all of their help here at the Mission in early June! Check out this article (.pdf) highlighting their trip.

 

 

 

June 5, 2017 - Mobile Care Chicago Visit

Thanks Mobile Care Chicago for coming to do dental cleaning for our neighborhood kids at the mobile pantry!

April 11, 2017 - Jenna’s experience volunteering at the Mission
April 3, 2017 - Betty- Part of Mission OLA’s senior’s program
March 27, 2017 - Thank you to all of our spring break volunteers! Listen to what Ted said about his experience.
February 20, 2017 - Lucille Washington talks about living in West Humboldt Park + the pantry
December 25, 2016 - Charlotte Catholic High School (Charlotte, NC) Generosity

We’re very grateful that Charlotte Catholic High School (Charlotte, NC) chose us as their Christmas charity. They also stopped by for a visit when they were here over Thanksgiving break! Check out the Franciscans with Charlotte Catholic High School sweatshirts as well as THIS ARTICLE from their local Catholic paper.

November 27, 2016 - Sr. Alicia speaks about her life as a Franciscan in this video!
November 13, 2016 - Sr Alicia and Sr. Kate Final Vows Video

Thanks to our friends at Spirit Juice Studios who made a great video about Sr. Kate and Sr. Alicia’s final vows (October 4, 2015)! It is beautiful. Find the video HERE.

October 3, 2016 - Farm Group Donates to Food Pantry

Gary Buches and Immanuel Lutheran Church in Colfax, IL grew fresh, beautiful potatoes to distribute at the Mission! Story HERE

April 16. 2017 - TEAM OLA 2016 Experiences - Click here for videos
 
September 9, 2016 - Mission Experiences - Click here for more information and videos
 
August 6, 2016 - Mobile Pantry - Click here for more information and videos