Volunteer Opportunities within the Parish

There are many options for service within our parish family both ongoing and one-off opportunities. Below you will find a list of these opportunities which will be updated when new opportunities become available.

Please click on the title of the opportunity to be directed to the sign-up form.

Individual Opportunities

Frozen Meal Container Set Up- Feb 13th

Each month members of our parish family pick up containers at mass, fill with food and freeze. They bring them back the following week to be brought to The Center in Asbury Park. We will be setting up the containers with instructions for our parishioners. This should not take long and parents are encouraged to stay.

On-going Opportunities

Volunteering at Weekend Masses- February

Volunteering at Weekend Masses- March

Volunteers are needed to be Gift Bearers, Greeters and read the Prayer of the Faithful at masses on the third weekend of each month. These Greeters will welcome parishioners and visitors into our churches prior to and after masses. They will be the first “official” person, and first smiling face anyone meets when attending mass.  Volunteers are also needed to leading the congregation for the Prayer of the Faithful (Universal Prayer). Please report to the sacristy prior to mass for instruction. ANY CHANGES MUST BE DONE BY THE WEDNESDAY PRIOR TO YOUR SCHEDULED MASS. AFTER THAT DATE YOU ARE REQUIRED TO FIND A SUBSTITUTE. Readers- report to the Lector prior to mass. Gift Bearers and Greeters report to the Ushers. 1 mass per weekend only, 1 sign up per mass only. 1 Parish Service Hour Per Mass

Assisting at Religious Education or School Masses and Liturgies

Volunteers are needed for during Masses. Sign up at the link above and a member of the staff will contact you to arrange a time. 1 Parish Service Hour Per Mass

Opportunities for Altar Servers

Altar Serving at Weddings

Please arrive a minimum of 15 minutes prior to the ceremony. Some weddings are ceremonies and others take place within a mass, meaning a wedding can be between 30 minutes to 1 hour in length.  Parents should be in communication with the altar server to arrange for pick up or remain on the premises. You may sign up in advance at the above link.  1 Parish Service Hour Per Wedding

Altar Serving at Funerals

On occasion altar servers are requested for funerals and/or weddings. Current Altar Servers may sign up on the “altar serving at weddings” link. Altar Servers wishing to do funerals can sign up at the above link, a member of the staff will contact you when an opportunity is available. During the school year on the Saturday funerals will be offered. 1 Parish Service Hour Per Funeral