Christian Outreach Committee

The Christian Outreach Committee is committed to serving the community with monthly collections, community service and education of the various community organizations.


Our committee would like to thank the parishioners of St. John Vianney for being so generous and spreading the Christian message by being the hands of Christ through our community service.


Committee Members:

Jan Zielinski

Rachel Westendorf

Cathy Agnew

Sue Dana

Cheryl Evangelista

Linda Stephen

Annette Card

David Rodriguez

Barb Chernow

Denise Kenny

Mary Patnode

Nancy Evans

Joan Neuerberg


Collections for 2016:

January and February:  1% Veteran Food Pantry at Harry Browne Airport

March and April: Abortion alternative

May and June: Migrant Workers

July: Child Prevention and Youth Services

August: School supplies: Carrollton schools and Henry Doer School

September: Ecumenical Food Pantry ( First Presbyterian)

October: Preemies for Covenant Hospital

November: Thanksgiving Baskets for Kinship( grandparents taking care of grandchildren) and Elementary school families ( 53 baskets were delivered)

November and December: Mitten tree for Christmas Store at First Congregational Church ( 100 items were delivered)

December Giving tree: Healthsource, Emmaus House, Partnership, Carrollton Elementary Families, Mental Health, Mustard Seed ( about  200 gifts were delivered to the different organizations)


Upcoming dates:


Jan and Feb: 1% Veteran’s Pantry

March and April: Holy Cross Baby  Needs

May and June: Migrant Workers


We are always looking for new organizations to support. If you know of any organizations that need help please call Jan Zielinski 754-5153.


If you are interested in joining our committee please call Jan Zielinski at 754-5153.

Future dates for meetings are at St. John Vianney at 7:00:  May 9, 2017