Around the Twin Cities
December 2-3: IOCC Work Weekend in
International Orthodox Christian Charities (IOCC) is bringing a team of
volunteers to Wauseca, MN, this weekend (both Friday and Saturday) to
help with cleanup after recent flooding in the area. Can you help? Full
January 13-16: Youth Retreat at Camp St Croix
St Mary's Cathedral is organizing a weekend retreat for
6th-12th-graders at Camp St Croix this January. RSVPs are requested by
December 14. See flier for details.
Reading Partners Twin Cities
Reading Partners is seeking volunteer
tutors at Phalen Lake Elementary
School for the 2016-17 school year. Tutors make a lifelong impact on a
child who struggles with reading.
- Give as little as 1 hour a week.
- Flexible weekday volunteer times are available.
- Follow a highly effective, structured and easy-to-use curriculum.
- No formal teaching experience is required.
On average, students more than double their rate of reading progress
while in the program. To volunteer, register here or
That's My Pan - FOCUS Fundraiser
The Philoptochos (women's group) at St
Mary's Greek Orthodox Church is
conducting a "That's My Pan" fundraiser to buy new signage for FOCUS
MN. You can order personalized baking pans, kitchen utensils, mugs, pet
products, and more. Products will ship to St Mary's in time for
Christmas, or choose the option to have them shipped directly to you;
all proceeds go to FOCUS. Check out the
great choices here!