Service Ministries

Catholic Ladies Relief Society

Provides charity and assistance to those in need, supports charitable organizations and assists the bishop and clergy in their work. CLRS meets the second Thursday of the month in the small St. Patrick hall at 9:30AM. For more information please contact Sharon Gerhart (530) 273-2373.

Interfaith Food Ministry

Coordinates entirely voluntary food supplements each week to needy families in western Nevada County along with other community churches. For more information contact Nancy Koring at (530) 273-5510.

Bereavement Ministry

Bereavement ministry support group works to provide a safe journey through the grieving process, reassuring the griever that caring people are listening and recognizing their grief. For more information please contact Mark Frederick at (530) 432-1739.

Respect for Life

Promotes the Catholic principles of life, chastity, marriage and human dignity from conception to natural death, as God’s love for man requires. Meets the first Saturday of the month before Mass to pray the Rosary, then after Mass in the Angel’s Nest. For more information please contact Julie Zuckerman at the office at (530) 477-6969.

Community Meal

Provides a free meal and companionship for people of all faiths in our community on the Second and Fourth Monday of each month from 5:00-6:00 pm in the Small Hall. For more information please contact Marilyn Sakowicz at (530) 272-5507 or Barbara Cross at (530) 432-1205.

Senior Outreach Ministry

Senior outreach volunteers provide companionship for home bound elderly parishioners who have minimum contact with others. We can arrange for weekly visits, phone calls, rides to Mass, doctor’s appointments or shopping. Please contact Carlie Foote at 530-305-3150 or Sharon Gerhart at (530) 273-2373.

Mount St. Mary Thrift Store

The store is operated by volunteers to serve the needs of the local community. Net earnings go to the support of Mount St. Mary Academy. We are open Monday-Saturday from 10:00 am-4:00 pm. Volunteers are needed to help at the store with sales, receiving of goods, and other supportive activities. An annual garage sale is held for larger items of furniture, appliances, etc. For more information please call 273-2843.