Holy Cross Social Action Updates for April

Durham Community Food Pantry Ribbon Cutting, Holy Cross Garden, Durham CAN, DCIA Events

Check out the many opportunities for learning about or participating in social action in the Durham community in the coming weeks. 


Help fight hunger here in our commuity and globally by supporting the Holy Cross team in this year's CROP HUNGER Walk Durham, which takes place April 7. See who is walking, join the Holy Cross team, or make your donation here. Our team name is Holy Cross Catholic Church. 


Catholic Charities Food Pantry

It's time! The Diocese of Raleigh has scheduled a ribbon cutting and "Stock the Pantry" event for May 17, to mark the opening of the new Durham Community Food Pantry & Reverend Joseph G. Vetter Family Enrichment Center. Click here for registration and other details. 

Durham Congregations and Neighborhoods (Durham CAN)

Holy Cross parishioners Elizabeth Deshaies, Yvonne Fisher, Dianne Ponder and Ava Thompson were the 650 delegates and others attending the Metro Assembly on March 21, where a living wage of $15 per hour and other workforce development issues were discussed. Read the report here. Read more about Durham Congregations and Neighborhoods (Durham CAN) here.

Durham Congregations in Action (DCIA)

Check out the many other opportunities to participate in and learn about social action ongoing among Durham's communities of faith. View the latest news here



Holy Cross Sharing Garden

It's spring, and that means it's time to wake up the Holy Cross Sharing Garden. Here's a form where you can register how you would like help this season, and how often. Households can rent  garden spot for $25 for the growing season; individuals can sign up to help with various garden tasks, for one time, once a month or all season long. Questions? Contact Anna Rzewnicki, garden coordinator, or Deacon Phil Rzewnicki. 

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