Creative / Specific Talents
Church Decorating Volunteer

Assist with planning the church decorations for the liturgical seasons.

Contact Marie Coules

Maintain plants and flowers in the church

Monitor and water plants and flowers inside the church.

Contact Marie Coules

Cooking/Baking for Hospitality
Florence Parent (248) 689-8380 Ext. 100

Do you have a favorite cookie, brownie or dessert recipe you like to bake? Perhaps you wouldn’t mind picking up some fruit, veggies or cheese & crackers? Would you be willing to bake or bring something for a catechist meeting, sacrament receptions or other special parish gatherings? You make a difference! We will email (call) when the need arises, approximately 6 times a year – based on your availability.

Contact Florence Parent

Meals for BASIC (Youth Group)

Cook at B.A.S.I.C. Youth night 2-3 times per year.  Recruit a team (or help fill a team), plan meal, shop for the food, prepare the meal, and serve the teens (approximately 40 people). Time commitment  2 hours on Sunday.  

Contact John Boutin

Meals Ministry

This ministry will provide support to Moms & Dads with new babies and Seniors in need after a surgery or illness. We hope to provide each family 5 meals over a few weeks’ time. Meal Makers will be contacted via email each time a new meal train is set up. You can sign up to provide a meal as often as you are able. You can also remove yourself from the list at any time.

Contact Coordinator

O.C.I.A. Food Donations
Lynn Duffy

There is a great need for food donations for the O.C.I.A. programs.
We want to welcome our new members into the Church in a warm atmosphere filled with mentoring and sharing a light meal. We meet for 25+ weeks and would appreciate occasional or weekly food donations.

Contact Lynn Duffy

South Oakland Shelter (SOS) Meal Prep & Serve

We will assist a local church to support the new process for distribution for SOS (Lighthouse) in early 2024. Donations of specific food items are collected from the parish, boxed, and delivered.

Contact Kim Houseman

Decorating - Parish Events
Brenda Kozlowski (248) 689-8380 Ext. 103

We are looking for people to share their time and talents to help decorate for many of the events/activities we have here at St. Anastasia! We need volunteers who are willing to simply help put tablecloths & centerpieces on tables and volunteers who are willing to take the lead. Days and times vary. You may help as your schedule allows.

Contact Brenda Kozlowski

Decorating - Vacation Bible School

We are in need of someone who can lead our decorating team in transforming the Davidson Center to match our theme for the year.
More information will come out in late April / early May, but please sign up now if you are interested in helping and/or would like more information.

Contact Abby Avery

Garden Angels (outside)
Carol Corbin (248) 689-0333

Do you enjoy being outside? Consider being a Garden Angel. Don’t know what a flower or a weed is? We will teach you! We need volunteers to help clean the flower beds in April/May and plant flowers in late May/early June. We need the most help to maintain an assigned flower bed (this involves once a week weeding) throughout the summer. You can also help water the containers throughout the summer. You would pick a week to water containers 3-5 times depending on the weather. If you are interested in helping or would like more information, contact Carol.

Contact Carol Corbin

Garden of Giving (outside)

Help feed the poor by planting and harvesting produce grown at home or on church property. In the summer, we need weeders, planters, & drivers to local shelters to deliver veggies (May-Sept.). This takes approximately one hour a week during the summer.

Contact Kim Houseman

Handy Helpers
Maintenance Team (248) 689-8380 Ext. 119

We have a very large & beautiful campus to keep up with! Our church home is in constant need of various maintenance tasks including: repairs, painting, plumbing, general maintenance, outdoor spring and fall cleaning, washing of windows, electrical assistance, etc. just to name a few things!
You can participate at your own skill level and on your own schedule. Contact Tom Crane, our Head of Maintenance.

Contact Maintenance Team

Prayer Shawls

This ministry creates knitted or crocheted scarves or shawls to comfort others. They meet once a month for fellowship and prayer at Faith@Work on the first Wednesday of the month during the school year from 10 AM - 12 PM or 7-8 PM. You may also drop off your creations at this time to the group.

Contact Kim Houseman

Sewing Assistant

Occasionally sew various materials to be used in church decorating.

Contact Marie Coules

Sew Baptismal Garments
Lisa Harrison (248) 689-8380 Ext. 109

Sew the white garment for infant baptism from a simple pattern. Materials provided.

Contact Lisa Harrison

Walking with Moms Baby Blankets

If you would like to support a mom in need who is going through a challenging time in her life, we are accepting handmade fleece or cotton baby blankets/quilts (only) for local disbursement.  Gift cards to Target are also accepted. 

Contact Kim Houseman

Bereavement Letter Writer

You will be asked to send letters of encouragement and prayer to families who have lost a loved one for a period of one year. Notes are sent quarterly. You will be on a rotation list and would most likely receive about 4—5 addresses a year. High school age and above welcome!

Contact Kim Houseman

Photography - Parish Events
Brenda Kozlowski (248) 689-8380 Ext. 103

We have an active parish! Do you have a knack for capturing the best moments? We are looking for people who are willing to capture the best moments at whatever event or activity they are attending and submit the photos.

Contact Brenda Kozlowski

Photography - Sacrament Masses

Several experienced adult photographers are needed as volunteers to capture group shots and individual portraits at our Confirmation and First Eucharist Masses in early May, and the Easter Vigil (3/30/24).

Contact Abby Avery

Technology - Ministry of Media
Brenda Kozlowski (248) 689-8380 Ext. 103

We are looking for people with one or more of the following skills: shooting occasional videos or pictures with a camera or cell phone; editing videos; using social media to help promote our events.
Must be organized, trustworthy, and able to take direction. This is a great ministry to be involved with if you need flexibility in scheduling your time.

Contact Brenda Kozlowski

Technology - Operating PowerPoint during Mass

Are you a little tech-savvy and familiar with PowerPoint? This may be the perfect ministry for you! Simply arrive at the Mass you usually attend 15-20 minutes early and change slides as needed during Mass. Training provided. Flexible schedule.

Contact Josh Ross