Outreach


Food Pantries.   Weekly assistance to approximately 120 families in the surrounding community through our food pantry at our Parish office, at St. Michael Church Contact Parish Office for more information.

Soup Kitchen.   In collaboration with the Matchan Nutrition Center , over 400 hot meals are served weekly at our St. Vincent de Paul site in the St. Damien of Molokai Center.  Contact Matchan Nutrition Center for more information.

Jail Ministry. In collaboration with Jail Outreach Ministry, prisoners are visited and assisted with re-entry needs after release. Visit their site at Jail and Outreach Ministry for more information.

Health screening. Parish nurses regularly sponsor health screening programs for parishioners free of charge. Check the parish bulletin for next opportunity.

Shelter and Clothing. Through the combined efforts of the St. Vincent de Paul Society and the Knights of Columbus, many families in the surrounding community receive help with shelter and clothing.  For more information on assisstance from St. Vincent de Paul (Pontiac residents only) contact (248)975-6231.