Christ House Update

July 26, 2016 News

St. Raymond’s Hosts “Hamburger Night” at Christ House in Alexandria, VA!
 Do you want to help make a special dinner for the guests who visit Christ House?
CALLING All St. Raymond’s Parishioners who Love to Cook/Bake!
Sign-up:  TODAY!  Call the Project Coordinator, Maria Sanchez-O’Brien at 571-259-7379 (c) to help our Parish Host this month’s Dinner Event and serve Jesus in those who are Hungry
Service Date:  Dinner on Friday, July 29th, 5-6:30 pm
Where:  Christ House in Alexandria (so far, FOUR (4) folks have signed up; we can take two High School volunteers!)
Food Delivery Days:  Thursday, July 28th, 6:20 am to 7:30 pm AND Friday, July 29th, 6:20 am to 1 pm
Where:  St. Raymond’s Kitchen Window (LOOK for the Christ House Drop-Off Sign and coolers AND kitchen cart)
1) We have met our GOAL of 120 burgers!  THANK YOU!!!
2) NEED! Coleslaw—NEED  24 servings! (I add red cabbage to add more color to the slaw!)
3) NEED! Oven Fried Potatoes—NEED 80-120 servings OR BRING a BAG(s) POTATOES to church parish hall! (I use dried herbs of oregano & thyme & fresh pressed garlic & skipped the onions!)
4) We have met our goal for 120 Chocolate Chip cookies!!! THANK YOU!!!
 5) We have met our goal for Corn on the Cob!!! THANK YOU!!!
6) We have met our goal for Watermelon!!! THANK YOU!!!
7) Bubbies Pickles—We have met our GOAL!  THANK YOU!!!
8) Mayonnaise—We have met our GOAL!  THANK YOU!!!
9) KetchupWe have met our GOAL!  THANK YOU!!!
10) MustardWe have met our GOAL!  THANK YOU!!!
11) NEED! Romaine Lettuce (Three (3) packages of three heads in each)
12) NEED! Tomatoes (12-15 large, garden tomatoes)
13) NEED! Hamburger Buns (Need enough for 60 to have seconds, therefore, NEED 120)—15 pkgs of 8 buns/pkg
14) NEED! Assorted Slices of Cheese—NEED 120 slices!
15) NEED Bananas—Need 60!  So around 12 bunches of 5 bananas/bunch!
16) NEED Apples—Need 80!  Red or golden.  Anybody got Apples on Sale?  Do tell.
Note 1:  Dinner Guests pack fruit “to go” for a snack/breakfast.
Note 2:  Surplus food goes to the Missionaries of Charity in DC, who feed 80-100 homeless and provide food for seniors and/or families on Sundays.