Goals and Objectives
Our mission is to provide awareness of social justice issues within the St. Thomas parish, and to be the conduit for social justice ministries to our community, especially those right in our neighborhood.
Who we’re looking for
We welcome anyone who has an interest in social justice.
Annual backpack distribution prior to the start of the school year and we target Peoria Heights K-6.
We periodically sponsor educational activities at St. Thomas
Loosely partnered with Upgrade – serving residents of the Pierson Hills area. One of our members serves on the Upgrade board, and we have added to the number of tutors working in an after-school program for youngsters in that area.
Gregg Stoner is the current chair of the committee, Carol Pitcher is the secretary. We would be glad to have your help. Just call or email Carol Pitcher at 686-2186 or [email protected] and we PROMISE to get back to you.
We meet the first Monday of the month for about an hour, and of course, certain projects require time outside the monthly meeting.