Father Taaffe Food Booth Goes on the Road!

Father Taaffe Food Booth Goes on the Road!

We have two upcoming opportunities to raise needed funds for Father Taaffe Homes and Pregnancy Support Services, providing care, stability, and community connections to vulnerable young moms and their babies. Step Into Spring is this weekend, May 15-16 at St. Edward’s...

Thank you, Sponsors

Thank you for your support! CCS would like to thank all of the sponsors who gave so generously to help sustain the services that St. Joseph Shelter, Mission Benedict and Casa Adele provide. Support the Shelter Event...
Bonnie’s Story

Bonnie’s Story

DSC08984 Bonnie and Friend SJ MD Volunteers 4_2021-009 DSC08753 Bonnie came to Oregon when she was 16 years old, as a migrant worker. She shares how she recieved help from the Benedictine Sisters in Mt. Angel at a very difficult time in her life. Bonnie never forgot...

A Message From Fr. Ralph

Please view this special message from Fr. Ralph Recker of St. Mary Parish in Mt. Angel as we celebrate A Week of Support for Shelter Ministries. IMG_3736 IMG_3750 IMG_3729 FR Ralph Smiling Event...
Blanca’s Story

Blanca’s Story

Issaeh 1080X1080 Blanca and Lupe DSC08810 DSC08859 When Blanca came to St. Joseph Shelter’s Transitional Living Community (TLC), she wasn’t living her best life. She wasn’t the mom that she wanted to be for her kids. Through parenting and life skills classes and the...
The Mission Benedict Story

The Mission Benedict Story

DSC08973 DSC08984 DSC09174 DSC09536 Mission Benedict was founded by the Benedictine Sisters and lifelong volunteer Verna Scharbach in 1988. Since then, it has become a lifeline for community members needing food, clothing, or emergency financial assistance. Mission...