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Saint Mark’s supports local organizations in Palo Alto that strive to serve the underserved. With volunteerism, financial and food donations, and fund-raising, we honor the work of these organizations. We also recognize that the needs of our community extend beyond our local reach.

Contact us to learn more about how you can get involved with our Outreach efforts.

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Becoming Beloved Community Sunday Forum

The Becoming Beloved Community Task Force is pleased to invite you to our Sunday Forum on Sunday, October ...
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Midterm Elections are Coming

The 2022 United States elections will be held on Tuesday, November 8, 2022. Here at St. Mark’s, the ...
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This Week’s Food Closet Needs and Current Volunteer Opportunities:

This week’s requests. A HUGE THANKS FROM THE FOOD CLOSET - some kind soul from St. Mark's jumped ...
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Support St. Mark’s when you shop at AmazonSmile

If you shop with Amazon, please be sure to choose St. Mark's as your AmazonSmile beneficiary, or start ...
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Food Closet Needs and Volunteer Opportunities:

This week’s requests.  This week a different kind of request from the Food Closet for a non-food item ...
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This Week’s Food Closet Needs and Volunteer Opportunities:

This week’s requests.  So nice that the little gingham-lidded donation jar on the Outreach Table has had new ...
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Jail ministry Opportunities!

Please consider being part of the St. Mark's services being offered in the county jail! We are hoping ...
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food pantry shelves

This Week’s Food Closet Needs and Volunteer Opportunities

This week’s requests. The Food Closet donations baskets were again full to the brim. I wish you wonderful ...
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This Week’s Food Closet Needs and Current Volunteer Opportunities:

This week’s requests. Hope everyone's summers are going well!  Your recent large donations of paper bags with handles has ...
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Local groups we support

Elmwood jail ministry

Responds to the individual spiritual needs of detained youth and incarcerated adults in Santa Clara County, CA.

The Food Closet

Emergency food program providing groceries to low-income and unhoused people.  

Hotel de Zinc

A rotating local shelter that houses 12-17 people in churches throughout the year.

Episcopal and spiritual groups we support

episcopal relief and development

The outreach and service arm of the Episcopal Church.

american friends of the episcopal diocese of jerusalem

Outreach to support the ministry and mission of the Episcopal Diocese of Jerusalem.

united religions initiative

Works to brid.ge differences between people of all beliefs

global groups we support

Amelie's Angels

Provides support for education of children in Haiti.

Global Aids Interfaith Alliance (GAIA)

Combating AIDS by partnering faith communities with Malawi villages.

One World Children’s Fund

Funding resources to grassroots organizations serving disadvantaged children.