Side By Side Side by Side is a non-profit organization made up of representatives from Lake Geneva area churches, service organizations, and businesses, including St. Francis de Sales. Representatives meet with families in crisis to offer emergency financial support, and refer to other community resources for assistance.
Time commitment: As needed.
Catholic Daughters of the Americas
The Catholic Daughters of the Americas is one of the oldest and largest organizations of Catholic women in the Americas. They donate to charities, administer scholarship programs and strive “to be helping hands where there is pain, poverty, sorrow or sickness.” The CDA motto is “Unity and Charity.” For more information about the Catholic Daughters of the Americas, you can visit their website at: http://www.catholicdaughters.org/
Knights of Columbus
The Order of the Knights of Columbus is still true to its founding principles of charity, unity and fraternity. Fellowship is promoted among members and their families through educational, charitable, religious, social welfare, war relief, and public relief works. Membership in the Knights of Columbus is open to men 18 years of age or older who are practicing Catholics in union with the Holy See. This means that an applicant or member accepts the teaching authority of the Catholic Church on matters of faith and morals, aspires to live in accord with the precepts of the Catholic Church, and is in good standing in the Catholic Church. For more information about the Knights of Columbus, you can visit their website at: http://www.kofc.org/