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Thanksgiving Food Drive Thank You

The Gesu Junior High would like to thank everyone who participated in the Thanksgiving Food Drive. Through the generosity of Gesu students and parishioners, we were able to collect over 200 boxes of food! In addition, the teachers and staff gave enough money for 60 turkeys. Students and parishioners brought donations to school the week [...]

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Service Spotlight: Gonzaga Society

When we volunteer, we can reach a variety of groups, stretching to different neighborhoods, states, or even countries. But sometimes, the service we do stays close to home, as with Gesu’s Gonzaga Society. Gesu’s Gonzaga Society was founded in 2008 and takes its name from St. Aloysius Gonzaga, who would care for the victims of [...]

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Service Spotlight: Ronald McDonald House Cleveland

First founded in 1979, the Ronald McDonald House of Cleveland (RMH) works ardently to provide a comforting experience for sick children and their families. As they state on their website, “Our Ronald McDonald House is a home-away-from-home for families who need to stay close to their hospitalized child. Our Ronald McDonald Family Rooms offer a [...]

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Primary Care Medical Brigade

Have you ever considered volunteering your time and talents to serve the underserved? Both medical/dental and non-medical folks are invited to participate in a Primary Care Medical Brigade to Honduras from October 30-November 6. These brigades are conducted with our partner organizations, Sociedad Amigos de los Ninos and the Honduran Children’s Rescue Fund as well as the Fire Department Brigade [...]

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Catholic Charities Annual Appeal

Winter storms made it difficult for faith-filled people to respond to this year’s Catholic Charities Appeal in their parish setting, so during the weekend of May 16-17 all parishes are conducting a second in-pew appeal on behalf of Catholic Charities. Giving to Catholic Charities transforms the lives of people in need and is a tremendous way to respond to the bounty [...]

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Apostles Build Days

May 16, June 10 & June 24 Gesu has joined 23 other religious congregations in Habitat for Humanity’s Apostles Build initiative to renovate three homes in the Stockyards, Clark-Fulton and Brooklyn neighborhood. We need volunteers to work on Gesu’s build days: Saturday, May 16;Wednesday, June 10; and Wednesday, June 24.  Adults and teens 16 and older can [...]

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Honduras Mission Meeting

Tuesday, March 3 You are invited to join us for the summer Honduras Mission experience from June 12-19. This mission is open to current 8th-12th grade students and other interested parishioners. An informational meeting will be held on Tuesday, March 3 at 7:00 pm in the Sacred Heart Room. Click here to download an application. For questions, please email Ashley Markiewicz [...]

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