Our Lady of the Rosary

Our Lady of the Rosary Church in Louisburg is the main food pantry for this poor and rural community where approximately 23% of the
population live below the poverty level. Hundreds of families depend on this pantry every month.



Volunteer for Food Drives or Donate Food

We host 2 food drives each year here at St. Francis to help stock the food pantry for
Our Lady of the Rosary community in Louisburg NC.

2018 Dates
April 21 and 22
November 10 and 11

Volunteers are needed to: Donate food
Youth and adult volunteers are needed to hand out grocery bags after all the Masses the weekend before the drive
and to receive the donations at the large truck in our parking lot.

Time Commitment:
15 minutes (handing out bags); 90 minutes (assisting at the truck).

Gifts: Service

This is a family-friendly event

Back-to-school supplies

July and August, we will collect and sort back-to-school supplies for the children.

Volunteers are needed to: Donate school supplies
Youth and adult volunteers are needed to help sort back to school supplies

Time Commitment: 15 minutes to 2 hours, depending on task.

Gifts: Service

This is a family friendly event.

For more information about

Our Lady of the Rosary (OLR) ministry contact Becky Colly at 919-84-8205 x267

Food drives – contact Lily and Jim Redder liliaredder@hotmail.com

Back to school supply drive in August, contact Suzanne Szymendera at sesszy49@gmail.com

For ALL of our upcoming opportunities to serve go to – upcoming opportunities to serve