St. John Neumann Parish

Appalachia Mission

 

NEXT FUNDRAISING EVENT:

App on Tap, April 21, 2018

Buy Tickets on-line here

NEXT MEETING: April 8, 2018 7 pm

APPLICATION FORMS ARE DUE AT THIS TIME

Forms available below

 

AM 2018 JUN 23-30

Application forms DUE NOW

"For I was hungry and you gave me food, I was thirsty and you gave me drink, a stranger and you welcomed me, naked and you clothed me, ill and you cared for me, in prison and you visited me." Matthew 25:35

 

Join Our Crew | Fund Raising | What we do |Calendar of Events

Join Our Crew

Each year 60-80 missionaries from St. John Neumann travel to Preston County, West Virginia to serve the poor there by helping to make their homes warm, dry and safe. Teens and Adults are welcome. The 2018 trip will be from June 23-30.

For more information, contact Gary Fritsch at 412-366-2020 x24

Application Forms:

Please complete this form:

Catholic Church of Preston County Application Form

And one of these (18 or older by June 30, use adult)

SJN Appalachia 2018 Adult Registration Form

SJN Appalachia 2018 Teen Registration Form

Fund Raising

We have three major fundraisers each year. Missionaries are expected to work these fundraisers.

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What we do

The declining coal industry, horrific floods and historically high unemployment have left many families with little or no money to maintain their quickly deteriorating homes. We most commonly repair roofs, replace windows, siding, and build steps, decks and porches for access. We also are dedicated to getting to know the people we serve, so that they might see Christ in us. Most often we find that we are inspired by the ways that they show Christ to us.

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