The Prison Ministry Working Group seeks to educate ourselves and the parish on issues of incarceration and prison reform, to better understand the struggles of returning citizens and support them by prisoner mentoring and resume-writing, as well as other volunteer opportunities.
Contact: Peter Clamp, Ginny Denning | E-mail
In Rebuilding Together, St. Columbans join hands on the last two Saturdays in April to refurbish the homes of low-income, elderly or handicapped District residents, providing all levels of construction and clean-up expertise. Click here for more information.
Contact: Ryan McNavage, Susan Higgins | E-mail
The Refugee Response Ministry was initiated in response to the worldwide refugee crisis–specifically those fleeing war and terrorism in the Middle East–and now sponsors a refugee family helping them resettle in the US and become self-sufficient.
Contact: Jim Losey, Keri Piester, Jean Ann Wright | E-mail
Serving Our Neighbor (SON) is a week of summer service for middle schoolers who have completed 6th grade; they spend their mornings doing community service work in downtown Washington and lunchtime together discussing their experiences.
Contact: The Rev. Amy Molina-Moore | E-mail