Annual Boots and Winter Coats Distribution

The Central Massachusetts unpredictable freezing winter requires warm clothing for men, women and children. St. John’s is extremely sensitive to the needs of poor families during our harsh winters.  The coats are distributed in collaboration with the Worcester County Sheriff's Office.

Thanksgiving Food Baskets for the Needy

Thanksgiving Dinner Food Baskets are provided for the needy at St. Francis Xavier Center.

Thanksgiving Breakfast at St. Francis Xavier Center

Volunteers serve a Special Thanksgiving Dinner at St. Francis Xavier Center with take-home extra helpings if needed for the homeless.

Annual Christmas Toys Distribution

Gifts for families in need are provided for children up to the age of 16. Church volunteers adopt a family for Christmas from the Giving Tree at St. John’s.