St. Francis High School to Hold Community Service Activities this Fall

Published : Monday, October 7, 2013 | 3:03 AM

St. Francis High School will hold several community service activities this Fall 2013.

Students may volunteer in making sandwiches for Las Familias del Pueblo, a community center in Skid Row, every first Wednesday of of the month.

St. Francis is also organizing a feeding program in Ascencia Shelter at 437 Fernando Court, Glendale. Students will be helping in the preparation and serving of meals to the homeless and extremely low-income individuals and families in downtown Los Angeles. The school will organize trips for groups of seven students every Thursday starting mid-October from 6:00 a.m. to 7:30 a.m.

Registration for both activities can be done in the high school’s Franciscan Spirit and Life Center.

St. Francis will also hold a feeding program at the Union Station Homeless Services, 825 E. orange Grove Blvd. from Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. For more information, call (626) 240-4594 or email volunteer@unionstationhs.org.

Similar feeding program is scheduled for Brothers’ Helpers at St. Bede’s Catholic Church, 215 Foothill Blvd, La Cañada Flintridge, every Wednesday. For more information, email info@brothershelpers.org or call (818) 949-4338. You may also visit www.BrothersHelpers.Org.

Students may also volunteer to tutor grades 4 to 8 students of Holy Trinity Catholic School at 3716 Boyce Ave., from Monday through Friday, 3:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. For more information, contact Carlo Paul Duarte, a Saint Francis alumnus of Class 2008, at (818) 640-8553 or email soconga7@gmail.com.

St. Francis High School is located at 200 Foothill Blvd., La Cañada. For more information, call (818) 790-0325 or visit http://www.sfhs.net.

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