SERVING

Parish Activities

Service Commission Covenant


Saint Vincent DePaul Society: 630-384-0126 / SVDP@StDaniel.org

Please click here to register for the diocesan Protecting God's Children program.


Please contact the parish office at 630-384-0123 or Info@StDaniel.org for information about the following charitable activities and parish organizations at St. Daniel Church, and also consult the Service Commission Covenant as listed above on this parish webpage.


Charitable Activities

  • Homeless Shelter: We provide volunteers and food donations for an overnight DuPage P.A.D.S. homeless shelter program on the first Wednesday of the month from September through May.

  • St. Vincent DePaul Society: We reach out to the poor in our local community with charitable assistance and help them with the wisdom and resources of the St. Vincent DePaul Society.
  • Charity Drives: We hold various food drives, clothing drives, Christmas gift drives, and other emergency drives throughout the year for the poor and the needy in our local community.
  • Communion Calls: We visit the sick at hospitals, health care centers, and homes, bringing them Holy Communion are reaching out to them for any special needs they may have.
  • Charitable Associations: Our parishioners are also involved in other community organizations in our local area, making our church presence known among all people of good will.

Parish Organizations

  • Community Events: Social gatherings for all our parishioners are held at least four times a year, in addition to our hospitality events held on a monthly basis after all weekend Masses.

  • Women's Circle: Activities and events for all the women of our parish community are planned throughout the year.  All women of the parish are cordially invited to participate.  

  • Seniors' Club: Activities and events for all the seniors of of our parish community are scheduled throughout the year, especially at Christmastime and around St. Patrick's Day.
  • Prayer Blankets: Our ladies make prayer blankets for the sick and the elderly of our parish community, as well as winter items for the people who come to our local homeless shelter.
  • Greens Keepers: A wonderful team of parishioners arrange and plant all the beautiful flowers in our parish gardens, and tend them throughout the summer months.

Other Groups

  • Local Support Groups: We provide referrals to marriage enrichment programs, professional counseling, and support groups that are available in our area.  Please contact the parish office, or speak privately with the pastor, for more information about local support groups.
  • Local Charitable Agencies: We also provide referrals to both church-related and general community organizations.  Together we reach out lovingly to those in need, as part of our faith.   Please contact the parish office for information about local charitable agencies.
  • Local Community Groups: Some groups meet at our parish.  Some are affiliated with the diocese, and others are composed of neighbors and friends.  Although we do not rent out our facilities to the general public, we often host church-related community programs and groups.
  • Diocesan Programs: For programs about peace and justice issues, please click here.  For right to life programs, please click here.  For national programs about the social teachings of the Catholic Church through the United States Catholic Conference, please click here.
  • Fishers of Men: For the men of our parish, we recommend Fishers of Men, a spiritual and social program endorsed by our diocese.  Please also contact the pastor about our Saturday morning prayer group which is designed primarily but not exclusively for the men of our parish.

Together in faith, let us do something beautiful for God each day!


PADS Homeless Shelter Information Manual

 

Dec 23

SVDP Mtg

Sunday, 10:00 AM

SVDP Mtg
Time: Sunday, 10:00 AM
  Saint Vincent DePaul meeting in the Koinonia Room.
Dec 30

PADS Sign-Up

All Day

PADS Sign-Up
Time: All Day
  Please sign-up for being a PADS Homeless Shelter volunteer on the first Wednesday of each month, from September through May.  Please call the...
Jan 2

P.A.D.S.

All Day

P.A.D.S.
Time: All Day
  Each month our parish hosts PADS, a shelter for the homeless.  New volunteers are always appreciated.  Please call the parish office for...
Jan 7

Women's Circle

Monday, 7:00 PM

Women's Circle
Time: Monday, 7:00 PM
  No Description Available
Jan 13

SVDP Mtg

Sunday, 10:00 AM

SVDP Mtg
Time: Sunday, 10:00 AM
  Saint Vincent DePaul meeting in the Koinonia Room
Jan 14

Prayer Blankets

Monday, 10:00 AM

Prayer Blankets
Time: Monday, 10:00 AM
  Ladies of the parish prayerfully come together to sew, knit, and crochet prayer blankets for the sick and the elderly of the parish....
Jan 20

Baby Shower

All Day

Baby Shower
Time: All Day
  Baby Food and Diaper Drive.   Please bring baby food and diapers to the narthex, on the last two weekends of this month.  We will take...
Jan 27

Baby Shower

All Day

Baby Shower
Time: All Day
  Baby Food and Diaper Drive.   Please bring baby food and diapers to the narthex, on the last two weekends of this month.  We will take...
Jan 27

SVDP Mtg

Sunday, 10:00 AM

SVDP Mtg
Time: Sunday, 10:00 AM
  Saint Vincent DePaul meeting in the Koinonia Room.
Jan 28

Prayer Blankets

Monday, 10:00 AM

Prayer Blankets
Time: Monday, 10:00 AM
  Ladies of the parish prayerfully come together to sew, knit, and crochet prayer blankets for the sick and the elderly of the parish....
Feb 3

PADS Sign-Up

All Day

PADS Sign-Up
Time: All Day
  Please sign-up for being a PADS Homeless Shelter volunteer on the first Wednesday of each month, from September through May.  Please call the...
Feb 4

Women's Circle

Monday, 7:00 PM

Women's Circle
Time: Monday, 7:00 PM
  No Description Available
Feb 6

P.A.D.S.

All Day

P.A.D.S.
Time: All Day
  Each month our parish hosts PADS, a shelter for the homeless.  New volunteers are always appreciated.  Please call the parish office for...
Feb 10

SVDP Mtg

Sunday, 10:00 AM

SVDP Mtg
Time: Sunday, 10:00 AM
  Saint Vincent DePaul meeting in the Koinonia Room
Feb 11

Prayer Blankets

Monday, 10:00 AM

Prayer Blankets
Time: Monday, 10:00 AM
  Ladies of the parish prayerfully come together to sew, knit, and crochet prayer blankets for the sick and the elderly of the parish....
Feb 24

SVDP Mtg

Sunday, 10:00 AM

SVDP Mtg
Time: Sunday, 10:00 AM
  Saint Vincent DePaul meeting in the Koinonia Room.
Feb 25

Prayer Blankets

Monday, 10:00 AM

Prayer Blankets
Time: Monday, 10:00 AM
  Ladies of the parish prayerfully come together to sew, knit, and crochet prayer blankets for the sick and the elderly of the parish....
Mar 2

Chili Cook-Off

Saturday, 5:00 PM

Chili Cook-Off
Time: Saturday, 5:00 PM
  Parish Community Event in the Parish Center.
Mar 3

PADS Sign-Up

All Day

PADS Sign-Up
Time: All Day
  Please sign-up for being a PADS Homeless Shelter volunteer on the first Wednesday of each month, from September through May.  Please call the...
Mar 4

Women's Circle

Monday, 7:00 PM

Women's Circle
Time: Monday, 7:00 PM
  No Description Available