Peace and Social Justice
Christian and Social Action
This is performed by members of the commission to help those in our community who are in need. Please contact the parish office if you are interested in volunteering your time.
OLG Outreach Ministry
This organization helps individuals and families with food, clothing, furniture, and financial assistance in times of emergency. The members hold aluminum can and paper drives to raise money to help the parish and people in our parish community that need assistance with food or paying bills.
OLG Outreach Ministry also sponsors the Cub Scouts, whose meetings are held once a month with individual meetings held at various times according to the age groups. First graders are “Tigers;” 2nd graders are “Wolves;” third graders are “Bears;” and fourth graders are “Weblos.” Boy Scouts start in the 5th grade up until 18 years of age. They merge with other local parishes for Boy Scout activities. Contact the parish office for more information.
Outreach-St. Louis De Gonzague
Children from St. Louis De Gonzague, our sister church in Haiti
This is the sister parish of Our Lady of Grace in Haiti. Donations of clothing and other items, including monetary donations are collected. For further information, please contact the parish office.
Social Needs and Family Assistance
Please contact the parish office for information regarding this matter, and they will be able to refer you to the proper department or agency, depending on your situation.
Habitat for Humanity
Volunteers from Our Lady of Grace church are invited to assist with building projects as they arise. Please contact the parish office for information.
Families in need are able to pick up a food basket once a month (unless there are special circumstances) by calling the parish office. Food is donated by parishioners through food drives and donations.
For those in need, the Soup Kitchen is located at St. Joseph’s Church on Hohman Avenue in Hammond, IN. Food is prepared onsite, and the meal is served from noon until 1:30 p.m. Please contact St. Joseph’s Church if additional information is needed.
The shelter is located in Hammond, and OLG Outreach Ministry assists with making meals. For additional information as to days and times, please contact OLG Outreach Ministry
This ministry presents and fosters catholic teaching regarding all aspects and stages of life from conception to death, and includes the areas of stem cell research and the question of the death penalty.
Ministry to Shut-Ins
This ministry visits and assists homebound parishioners.
Peace and Social Justice
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