St. Padre Pio is a vibrant parish with a wide variety of active groups and organizations. Some help build community in the parish and to foster a sense of belonging. Others provide a particular service to the parish and/or the community. All of these groups and organizations develop a strong communal life rooted in faith and love working together toward a common goal – a strong faith community! Take a look and get involved with one or two—or more! All are ready to welcome you!
Our Groups & Organizations
Jovenes de Fe Youth Group
For information about this organization, please contact the Parish Office at 773-561-3474.
St. Padre Pio Men's Club
The purpose of the Men's Club organization is:
Some Activities & Events sponsored by the Men’s Club:
HOW TO JOIN
All men 21 years and older, involved with the parish and school are encouraged to join by contacting John Gurbal at email@example.com.
Meetings are held on the third Wednesday of each month at 7:30 p.m. Meetings feature dinner, lively discussions, updates on parish and Men's Club activities, as well as opportunities to meet your neighbors and parishioners.
MEN'S CLUB BOARD
As part of its commitment to its members and concern for students and their families, the Men's Club provides in its bylaws that if a member dies, his children will have their St. Hilary School tuition paid for by the Men's Club for one year after his death
Pro Life Committee
The St. Padre Pio Pro Life Committee is a group of individuals who strive to proclaim the Gospel of Life through the following four tenets:
Inform the parish of legislation pertinent to life issues.
Provide pro life information to the school and CCD programs.
2. DONATIONS (The committee is 100 percent self-financed and 100 percent non-profit)
Give monies to support The Women’s Center, The Well of Mercy, Pro Life Across America, as well as other pro-life organizations.
January/October--precious feet pins, life rose appliqués sale
Lent – baby bottles filled with loose change
Mother’s Day -- Flower Sale (2nd Sunday of May)
Father’s Day – Chocolates for Dad (3rd Sunday in June)
March/October – Blessing of Expectant Parents
St. Vincent de Paul Society
St. Padre Pio Women's Club
rThe St. Padre Pio Women’s Club is dedicated to providing women of the parish an opportunity to enjoy each other’s company while working together in support of the parish and being active in parish ministries.
Activities include, but are not limited to, raising funds for the church and school, caring for the altar linens, providing social activities of interest to women, and fostering the spirituality of its members.
Monthly meetings are held in the cafeteria at 6:30 p.m. on the fourth Monday of the month from September through April. A monthly Mass is attended at 9:30 a.m. on the Sunday before the meeting.
HOW TO JOIN
To join the Women's Club, or for more information, please contact Arlene Bracken at firstname.lastname@example.org.
WOMEN'S CLUB BOARD MEMBERS