Grouped by: The Rev. Debra Vela

    The Fall Harvest

    01.13.22 | Homepage | by The Rev. Debra Vela

    The Fall Harvest was plentiful and our laborers were abundant!  We served monthly food distributions at St. Augustine's Oak Cliff, St. Mary's, Christ Church Dallas, Garland and East Dallas refugees, St. Mark's, Mt. Pleasant and our new...

      St. Mark's Food Ministry

      09.09.21 | Homepage | by The Rev. Debra Vela

      I am sending a food distribution update for our new site St. Mark's, Mt. Pleasant.  We were able to serve 80 families recently at St. Mark's with fresh fruit and staple food boxes.  Many of the high need families are members of San...

        Food Ministry Summer Update

        08.05.21 | Homepage | by The Rev. Debra Vela

        We have had a great summer and now have the following food distribution sites:   Summer meals:   Christ Church, 1,125 meals Garland  (refugee kids) 3,200 meals   Food distribution:   St. Mary's Irving - 80...

          Food in the Time of Covid

          07.23.20 | Homepage | by The Rev. Debra Vela

          This is our third year at San Francisco de Asis to offer summer meals to our community's children.  With Covid rules, we began a grab-n-go breakfast/lunch program on April 27.  We will continue with these meals through August.  We...

            Drive-by Food Pickup

            04.29.20 | Homepage | by The Rev. Debra Vela

            The children we serve in the Ferguson Road East Dallas community are from refugee/migrant families. This is our third year to offer summer meals. In the years before, we offered music, art and ballet classes along with an ESL/reading program...