Tag Archive: #thankyou

Thank You St. Mark’s Donors & Volunteers

Posted on February 15, 2022
A BIG THANK YOU TO ALL OLW PARISHIONERS AND NEIGHBORS Over this past year your nonperishable food and monetary donations to our sharing parish, St. Marks, in Humboldt Park has grown and grown. Your generosity is truly amazing and greatly [read more...]

Perennial Shade Garden: Mission Accomplished!

Posted on August 17, 2021
A HUUUUUGE OLW thank you to Jimmy Doherty (Parishioner, St. Viator Junior, and Eagle Scout) to his family and to his friends who donated an entire Saturday constructing and planting a Perennial Shade Garden behind our Parish Center as an [read more...]

Gathering Place Courtyard Looking Sharp

Posted on July 26, 2021
Thanks to the generosity of an anonymous Our Lady of the Wayside donor, the Gathering Place courtyard and area between our church and school received a much-needed spa day.  Weeds were pulled, beautiful flowers were planted, overgrown hedges were trimmed, [read more...]

Shout out of Gratitude to our Pew Cleaners!

Posted on March 30, 2021
In an ongoing effort to offset or slow the deterioration of our church pews due to the daily disinfection they receive, Kathy O’Neill assembled a hard-working team of volunteers who lovingly removed sticky residue using fine steel wool, and then [read more...]

A BIG THANK YOU From the St. Mark’s Ministry

Posted on February 1, 2021
2020 was a very difficult year for all of us.  The parishioners and friends of Our Lady of the Wayside rose to the occasion in helping supply food for our “sharing parish”, St. Mark’s in Humboldt Park.  Your generosity has [read more...]

Our Church Grounds Renewed and Refreshed

Posted on September 29, 2020
Thank you to all who helped last Saturday to make the OLW patio, rectory space, church and school entrances look so much better and more welcoming!  This “Autumn Action” by Christian Family Movement (CFM) took place because OLW parishioner Joe [read more...]

OLW School Opening Update (Part 2): Thank You!

Posted on September 1, 2020
The school administration and teachers worked tirelessly over the summer in preparation for this new school year. In addition to the curriculum and lesson plans, much was also done to prepare the building, classrooms, and school grounds. While we know [read more...]