Tag Archive: #volunteers

Thank You For Your Service!

Posted on May 23, 2022
A cheerful OLW shoutout of THANK YOU to Joe and Marilynne Babiak who have faithfully and creatively served the 8th grade class for pizza day all year. Their granddaughter, Lydia, is graduating, and they have been so dedicated this year [read more...]

School Volunteers to Expand Livestream Dream Team

Posted on April 27, 2022
At today’s OLW School Mass, outgoing 8th grade members of the Livestream Dream Team demonstrated the technology and process to incoming 8th graders. It is truly exciting to see this level of interest in volunteering from our wonderful students! Thank [read more...]

Join the #LivestreamDreamTeam

Posted on February 25, 2022
Last Wednesday’s OLW School Mass was livestreamed with OLW’s Allen Ourednik and Ben Stuber at the controls — two of our youngest trainees. Other volunteers are also in training and will be ready to fly solo soon. We are putting [read more...]

Thank You St. Mark’s Volunteers

Posted on February 1, 2022
Thank you to all who volunteered and contributed to our St. Mark’s Ministries Christmas 2021 was our second year of celebrating Christmas under the Covid pandemic. While it provided obstacles for all us, it was especially hard on the St. [read more...]

Thank You Volunteers for Bringing Christmas Cheer!

Posted on December 1, 2021
A shoutout of THANKS to our awesome parishioners for bringing early Christmas cheer, brightening up our church exterior last weekend. (From left to right) John and Susan Finucane (with kids Molly and Joe), Don Piergalski, Mary McIlwee, John Supplitt, Stephen [read more...]

Cake Walk Bakers Needed

Posted on October 8, 2021
We’re looking for volunteers to donate prepackaged cupcakes, cakes, brownies or cookies for OLW’s “Trunk or Treat” Cake Walk on October 23. To volunteer, click here, or contact Katie Utech at olwbakingcaptain@gmail.com or (847) 651-0566.    

A Special Guest at OLW’s Ministry Fair

Posted on September 14, 2021
Thanks to our wonderful Our Lady of the Wayside Ministry leaders and volunteers for enduring the hot sun and sharing ministry information with our parishioners.  Those who worked the Fair or who attended were rewarded by the appearance of a [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...]