Social Action

Let your Voice Be Heard

Here are some guidelines for calling your Senator and Representative

to voice your opinion.

Below are organizations we partner with throughout the year.

Sarah’s… an Oasis for Women

is a home dedicated to safety and dignity for a diverse community of women where they are empowered to begin new and productive lives.

Sarah’s has an ongoing necessity for the following items.

WINTER GLOVES for adult women

Pots and pans for the kitchen

Full size bath towels and washcloths

Full size shampoo/conditioner for African hair

Teff flour (a traditional African grain to make injera)

AA or 9-Volt batteries

$10.00 – $25.00 Walgreens or Target gift cards

International phone calling cards

Postage stamps

Alarm Clocks

Desk lamps with swivel heads

Bed in a Bag (single sheets, pillowcase, comforter)

Travel mugs for coffee



Health East Supply Drive for Homeless People

The Sisters of St. Joseph encourage your help with this year's Health East's supply drive for area homeless people.

Monetary donations are welcome. Checks can be made out to: HealthEast Foundation Homeless Project,

Here is a flyer listing the needed supplies.


Donate to Highland Park's Food Shelf

Francis Basket - run by Neighborhood House, serves primarily immigrant, refugee and low-income individuals, and the food shelves are stocked with healthy and culturally appropriate foods. Please consider volunteering and donating food items.Francis Basket 1293 Maynard Drive #410 Saint Paul, MN 55116 Phone: 651-699-0986

Gives Struggling New Moms and Their Babies Much-Needed Supplies

Volunteers are needed to:

  • Sort corporate samples and pack bundles of supplies
  • Hold a collection drive
  • Deliver to bundles to a hospital and see them smile!
  • Throw around boxes, pack trucks and other cool warehouse work