Catholic Social Services' Mission
Compassionately serve the poor and those in need
Strengthen individuals and families
Advocate for social justice
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Thanksgiving Donations Needed
Help us nourish Anchorage’s hungry neighbors with the gift of food this Thanksgiving Holiday at Catholic Social Services.
We are in need of 20-25 turkeys and hams, and desserts, and dinner rolls for Thanksgiving dinner at Brother Francis Shelter who serves up to 350 men and women every night.
We are also looking for 6,000 cans of vegetables and 1,000 cans of cranberry sauce to help distribute to those in need in the community for the annual Thanksgiving Blessing at Saint Patrick’s Parish.
Please deliver uncooked turkeys & hams to Saint Francis House at 3710 East 20th Avenue by Monday, November 24th.
Pies, other desserts and dinner rolls can be delivered on Wednesday, November 26th or Thursday, November 27th directly to Brother Francis Shelter at 1021 East 3rd Avenue.
The cans of vegetables and cranberry sauce can be dropped off at Saint Patrick’s Parish on 2111 Muldoon Road. Drop off deadline is Friday, November 21st. Please call 337-1538 before delivery.
Thanksgiving Blessing Project is on Monday, November 24th this year
RAIS Furniture Drive is on Friday, November 21st
Help Them Come Home!
- Refugee Assistance & Immigration Services welcomes newly arrived refugees & immigrants to their new home in Anchorage, Alaska.
- Furniture given or donated to RAIS is used to furnish the homes of those new to our community.
Deliver donations to Change Point Church located at
6689 Changepoint Drive Anchorage, AK 99518 from 9am-5pm, Friday, November 21st
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Schedule for donation pick up on the 21st to 907-854-4718 by November 20th- RAIS will accept smaller sofas, loveseats, kitchen tables, chairs, dressers, book shelves, and lamps