Friday, April 28, 2017

Week of April 30th (First week of May)

(Community Service for High School students)
Tuesday, May 2, 3-6 p.m.
We help children from Flower City School #54  with their homework in their afterschool program. Our primary goal is to offer positive interactions through guidance in homework and cooperative play. 
HILDEBRANDT HOSPICE CARE CENTER , 2652 Ridgeway Avenue, 14626
Tuesday, May 2, 6-7:30 p.m.
Mercy parent volunteer, Betty Cilano, bakes cookies with Mercy students for the families to enjoy while they are comforting their loved ones who are dying at this peaceful facility.  The smell and taste of homebaked cookies brings joy, comfort and healing.  
Wednesday, May 3, 3-5 p.m.
Each Wednesday the senior residents at The Legacy look forward to the Mercy Girls playing Rummikub and Wii Bowling with them.  Laughs, conversation, and stories are all key components of our weekly visits!
Saturday, May 6, 10 a.m. -1 p.m.
Cameron serves a Hot Lunch Meal 6 days a week free to the public to anyone who needs it.  We will help prepare, serve and clean up!
Coordinator of Passport to Understanding  /  Mrs. Therese Mack Randazzese '89  /  585-288-7120 x350

Friday, April 7, 2017

Week of April 9th

Happiness is...helping those in need.

OLM Passport to Understanding
Community Service for High School Students
HERE to see Passport pictures
Tuesday, April 11th 3-5:30pm    (5 more spots in Mrs. Randazzese's van)

2x a month we help the elderly with odds-n-end jobs.  Dog Therapy, vacuuming, talking, cleaning out food pantry, are some of the jobs we have helped with.

Tuesday, April 11th, 6pm - 8pm (Adult(s) needed!)
  (MEET AT MERCY AT 5:40 TO CARPOOL TOGETHER, we'll be back to Mercy by 8:20)
 Once a month, we have a standing volunteer time slot at Foodlink.  We sort and organize donated food that, in turn, gets delivered to area food pantries.   
Wednesday, April 12th, 3-5pm


Each Wednesday, we walk over and play games with the elderly.  
Mrs. Dappen (mother of Jennie, 9th gr.) at Foodlink