Need knows no boundaries of ethnicity, age, faith or gender. Neither do we.
Need knows no boundaries of ethnicity, age, faith or gender. Neither do we.

Bishop Holley

Welcome Bishop Holley!


To welcome Bishop Holley to Memphis, we will celebrate his arrival with five different service outreaches over the first 100 days of his Memphis ministry... and you can join in to meet Bishop Holley and help our neighbors!

More details will become available soon so cheeck back often and be sure to use the links below or on our event page to sign up.

We look forward to seeing you there!

October 19, 2016

On the afternoon of Wednesday October 19th (immediately following the Mass of Installation) we will host two events on site at the Cook Convention Center where we anticipate Bishop Holley briefly visiting: First, we'll re-purpose all of the flowers from that weeks Installation liturgies into smaller "Bouquets of Hope" for distribution to Ave Maria Home residents the following day. We'll also join together to fill 1,000 or more "Walking Bags" of non-perishable foods and hydration for the homeless of our community and neighboring communities too!

Sign up HERE to volunteer to re-purpose flowers.

Sign up HERE to volunteer to fill food bags.

October 20, 2016

Join us on the morning of October 20th at Ave Maria Home as Bishop Holley greets residents and distributes the fresh "Bouquets of Hope" which were assembled the day before.

Sign up HERE to volunteer for this opportunity!

November 3, 2016

On Thursday morning, November 3rd we'll gather at Resurrection Catholic Church, Memphis TN along with our partners from the Mid-South Food Bank and Bishop Holley for a large scale food distribution where we distribute a weeks worth of groceries (meat, produce, bakery and more) to about 250 families from the broader Hickory Hill community.

Sign up HERE to volunteer for this opportunity!

November 12, 2016

Operation Bare Necessities clothing drive: Throughout October we'll be calling on all parishes, schools and diocesan organizations to assist in a diocesan wide collection of new underwear, heavy socks, hoodies and more... for the homeless. Then, on Saturday morning, November 12th, Bishop Holley will join with Catholic Charities of West Tennessee staff, Order of Malta - Memphis Region, and the St. Mary's Soup Kitchen to distribute clothing to the homeless of downtown Memphis.

For more information contact Martin Johnson at 901-649-3555.

December 2016

Finally, on December 20th and 21st (over 4 shifts) we will be distributing Christmas items to 4,300 children, teens and seniors as part of our annual Gifts for God's Children outreach. Join us in this effort and you may even pick the one shift where Bishop Holley is with us!

Sign up HERE to volunteer for this opportunity!

And More!

Watch this space for more details and sign up links in the weeks ahead!

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