From left, Marian Catholic Campus Minister Curtis Johnson, Junior Lauren Richardson of Chicago Heights, Senior HaleyTrojan of Olympia Fields, Junior Kylie Kimbrough and her mom, Tameka Berry, of Olympia Fields. (Provided photo)
Education, Feature

Marian Catholic students give thanks and give back

Marian Catholic High School students joined The Emmaus Community in Olympia Fields last week for a community service project that provided all the fixings for a delicious Thanksgiving meal for 250 families in need in our local community.

More than 60 volunteers gathered at The Emmaus Community on Thursday, Friday and Saturday to set up, assemble and distribute food boxes containing turkeys, vegetables, potatoes, rolls and desserts that will enable many families to cook a full meal this Thanksgiving Thursday. 

“As Christians, we are called to serve others in need but doing this also . . .

Winter events

FRIDAY, DEC. 9

SATURDAY, DEC. 10

  • Nanny Nikki holiday music program at Flossmoor Public Library, 1000 Sterling Ave., at 11 a.m.
  • Miracle on Martin in downtown Homewood, 3 to 6 p.m.

 

 

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