Parish Groups & Opportunities to Help

The smaller communities within our parish make things happen! 

Please check out these groups to see where your time and talents can find a place to shine!

  • Volunteer Opportunities

    Many occasions for volunteers exist, either individually or in groups, organized or "as needed".  Give the Parish Office a call at (253) 922-7882 or send an email

    Right now we have a need for gardening and horticultural skills:

    There will be an ongoing need for occasional light work in that area.

  • Altar Society

    Contact Connie Cook at (253) 926-6004 and email.

    All ladies of the parish are members of the Altar Society, a group which serves many functions. They raise funds to supply candles and linens for the altar throughout the years, and decorations for Easter and Christmas Masses. 


    Meets the 1st Tuesday of the month at 10 am in the Parish Hall social room. A light lunch is served.


    The Quilters make quilts for the needy as well as newly baptized infants and children.  

    Rummage Sale

    A Rummage Sale is held every Spring to raise funds. For this, many volunteers are needed!    

    Funeral Ministry

    Meals are provided in conjunction with parish funerals and the entire parish is part of this ministry.  The active committee sets up, serves and cleans up afterwards.  Contact the parish office to volunteer!

  • Columbiettes, Auxiliary 1629

    For Catholic women 18 years and older, this group is affiliated with the Knights of Columbus and is combined from multiple parishes in Pierce County.  It is a charitable, not-for-profit organization, supporting many different charities and involved in community activities as well as working collectively with the brother Knights to promote faith and unity. 

    You will have the opportunity to meet other women who share your interests through social events and religious works. Our organization is united by our Catholic faith, the love of our family and country, and our commitment to helping others.

    If you are interested in joining, please contact Mary Peterson, (253) 845-5539 or email.

  • Knights of Columbus, Council 14162

    Contact Tom Marino at (253) 922-7839 or email.

    The Knights of Columbus are a fraternal Catholic men's organization. It was formed to render financial aid, mutual aid and assistance, along with social and intellectual fellowship to its members and their families.  The Knights website is accessed here.

  • Home Bound Ministry

    Parishioner volunteers make home visits and bring Holy Communion to long-term home bound Catholics who are unable to attend Mass. Those in need of a visit may set up an appointment by calling the parish office at (253) 922-7882.

  • Saint Vincent de Paul

    Contact through their message phone at (253) 970-9037.

    The Saint Vincent de Paul chapter serves the elderly and needy in our community in providing assistance with food, rent, utilities or prescription medication.

  • Social ACtions

    Contact Rick Demere (253) 232-4228 or email.

    A parish of this size has many requests for social activities and assistance.  Social Actions will host parish events to draw the community together outside of liturgical services, encourage personal contacts within the parish, and provide occasions for social interaction across all age ranges and parish groups.