OLMC Social Ministry

The Outreach Office and Food Pantry

The Outreach Office and Food Pantry, which is staffed by volunteers five days a week,
assist in emergency and temporary needs of citizens in our community.
We offer support by means of the food pantry, financial aid, and problem management.
Through the generous donations of Our Lady of Mt. Carmel parishioners,
we are able to provide support to over 200 families each month.

Hours Open:   Monday, Wednesday, Thursday - 12-2pm; Tuesday & Friday - 9-11am
Phone Line (Open During Office Hours Only):  757-596-1727

How You Can Help

Volunteer in the Outreach Office

Parishioners can volunteer to help in many ways:

You can help as little or as much as you want. Please email Social Ministry if you are interested in coming to The Outreach Office to see what we are all about. Then, you decide.

Volunteer as Pantry Sorters

This ministry is a good fit for families looking to be involved in ministry together.
The Pantry Sorter ministry involves:

Coordinator: Margaret Goggins

Donate Financially to Outreach or Donate Food Items to the Pantry

Watch the Bulletin for Current Food Pantry Needs
Personal Care Items that are always needed:
Shampoo, Deodorant, Wash Cloths, Lotion, Razors, Toothpaste, Toothbrushes, Toilet Paper