Grief Ministry Food Drive

Posted on October 04, 2022 in: Give and Serve

Grief Ministry Food Drive

Archdiocese Grief Ministry Pantry Food Drive October 8 - 16

Hosted by St. Andrew by the Bay

If you are troubled by the tragic loss of life in Baltimore City and wondering how you can help, please consider donating non-perishable food items to help restock the grief ministry pantry. These items will be provided to the families of homicide victims through a partnership between the Archdiocese of Baltimore, the Baltimore Police Department and the non-profit Roberta’s House family grief support center.

Please bring packaged food items to the church during donation weekends of October 8-9 and 15-16. Additionally, donations can be dropped off at the church or parish office during the week of October 10 - 14. Items needed include:

Pasta Noodles ~ Toiletries ~ Laundry Detergent ~ Mac & Cheese (complete) ~ Spaghettios ~ Snack Food (especially for kids) ~ Condiments ~ Salad Dressing ~ Cereal ~ Coffee ~ Pancake Mix ~ Pancake Syrup

Volunteers are also needed to deliver the donations on Sunday, October 16 after 11:30am Mass. If you’re able to assist with delivery, please contact Christine Lamolinara at

For more information on the Archdiocese’s Grief Ministry, go to or contact Yvonne Wenger at Volunteers are also needed to provide prayers, sympathy notes and fresh food to be delivered weekly to the pantry at Holy Cross Church in South Baltimore’s Federal Hill neighborhood.