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Garden of Hope

Position Description: Be a part of a team caring for our garden which provides produce for the Grand Ledge Food Bank.
Time Commitment: One or two weeks during the summer and fall.
Talent to Share: Knowledge and interest in gardening.
Contact Person: Merry Oswill 627-8493, merryoswill@stmichaelgl.org

JustFaith Program

Position Description: JustFaith is a 30-week program that educates, encourages and supports participants in an expanded commitment to social ministry. Participants study the Church’s commitment to the poor and vulnerable in a lively, challenging, multifaceted process using reading, videos, prayer and field trips.
Time Commitment: Two and a half hour weekly meeting for 30 weeks. The day and time is determined by participants and facilitators.
Contact Person: Merry Oswill 627-8493, merryoswill@stmichaelgl.org

Respect Life Advocacy

Position Description: Work with Social Ministry Commission on projects and issues.
Time Commitment: Flexible and variable as needed
Talent to Share: Interest in supporting the catholic social teaching on the life and dignity of the human person.
Contact Person: Merry Oswill 627-8493, merryoswill@stmichaelgl.org 

St. Vincent De Paul of St. Michael

Position Description: Consulting with clients, discerning their needs and best how to meet them.
Time Commitment: Bi–monthly meetings 1-2 hours. Client consultation depends on needs.
Talent to Share: Care for the poor, good practical judgment and transportation.
Contact Person: Mary Platte