Habitat for Humanity

The parish is a member of the Carpenter's Cre Coalition which is made up of area churches who pool together funds and volunteers to build an affordable home for a family in the community. Volunteers, both skilled and unskilled, are most welcome to help. Financial support is received from the parish and the Knights of Columbus Council.

Contact Ray Horstmann........402-895-6490

Homebound

Please call one of the above to arrange for a pastoral vist which may inlcude the annointing of the sick and reception of Holy Communion.

Contact Fr. Jeffery Loseke............402-916-9730
Deacon Dave Fischman...402-895-7477

Omaha Together One Community (OTOC)

Provide an opportunity to work within a broad-based, multi-ethnic, and interfaith organization to recreate community. One of its main goals is to help those who have no voice in society to develop one.

Contact Fr. Jeffery Loseke........402-916-9730

Open Door Mission

Provides an opportunity for parish members to serve lunch on the third Saturday of each month from 11:30am - 1:30pm. During the holidays we deliver dinners to needy families. Support donations of cash, food and clothing.

Contact Ed Carlin...................402-933-2161

Paint-A-Thon

Participate in the City of Omaha annual Paint-A-Thon in painting the exterior of a home for a low income familiy who could not financially or physically do the painting. This service opportunity takes place each year in mid-August.

Contact Adam Stephenson........402-916-9750

Prison Ministry

The work of this ministry consists of providing one-on-one visitations to inmates who request such support.

Contact Deacon Dave Fischman...402-895-7477

Pro Life Ministry

Promote and participate in education and spiritual events to support people who are vulnerable to the effects of abortion, euthanasia and infanticide in our society. Coordinate efforts to support local pregnancy support groups. Represent our parish as a member of the Bishop's Pastoral Plan for Pro Life Activities.

Contact Kathy Volkman........402-496-7403

Social Justice Ministry

The St. Charles Borromeo Social Justice Ministry (SJM) provides parishioners an opportunity to be the hands and heart of Jesus reaching out in mercy to fellow parishioners and the local community.

The mission of this ministry is twofold.

1. To aid its members in the spiritual growth and increasing love of our Lord.

2. To make our love for the Lord tangible in our parish family and local community.

Contact Fr. Jeffery Loseke........402-916-9730
Mel Schrader...............402-504-9918
Jake LaRue ................402-312-9387

Society of St. Vincent de Paul

St. Vincent de Paul Conference

The parish conference of the Society works in the Spirit of St. Vincent de Paul to help people in need. Society members engage in person-to-person service in home visits to assess needs and provide resources related to food, rent, utilities, clothing and shelter. Members of the Conference gather monthly for prayer and planning. Two-person teams meet periodically to conduct needs assessments.

Contact Jake LaRue.......... 402-312-9387

St. Vincent de Paul Pantry

Provides an opportunity to work at the food pantry on the fourth Wednesday of the month packing bags of food for those in need in our community. Also coordinates a parish-wide drive for clothes and small appliances. On the fourth Tuesday of each month we pick up cases of donated chickens to be delivered to SVdP pantry. Support donations of cash, food and clothing.

Contact Tom Pleiss............402-896-8816

St. Vincent de Paul Food Collection

Monthly food collection of nonperishible items is collected on the fourth Sunday of each month. They are then delivered to the Pantry to be distributed to those in need.

Contact Jake LaRue..........402-312-9387

Stephen Center

(Homeless Shelter, 28th & Q) Join Deacon Dave Fischman in visiting with those experiencing different types of life's challenges.

Contact Deacon Dave Fischman....402-895-7477

Stephen Ministry

Offer support and prayer to those experiencing difficulties in their life. These difficulties could include death in the family, serious illness or loss of functions, divorce, marital problems, loss of job or other financial issues, challenges with children.

Contact Billie Jo Schrad........402-895-2237

Vocations

Are you discerning your vocation?  The Vocations team of St. Charles Borromeo is there to assist by providing materials, contacts, and spiritual growth opportunities.  Whether thinking about the ordained life as a priest or deacon, the religious life as a sister or brother, the married life or the single life, we want to help you on your journey.  Jake LaRue can also be contacted at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Contact Jake LaRue........402-312-9387