outreach

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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Food Closet Needs and Volunteer Opportunities: 

This week's donations requests are the same as last weeks - so let's highlight the Food Closet's need ...
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Food Closet Donations Request and Volunteer Opportunities

Thank You All  for the Amazing Food Drive and Volunteer Opportunities:  First of all, again a huge thanks ...
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Food Closet Drive! 9/10-9/12

The Food Closet is in full swing, and we need your help! Please help your neighbors in need ...
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Food Closet Donations Request and Upcoming Food Drive

Drop  Off  Your Donations at St. Mark’s and Volunteer Opportunities: The Food Closet Donation Baskets are available for ...
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August 2021: Hotel de Zink Success!

Once again, Saint Mark's has safely housed and deliciously fed a group of unhoused guests for one month!  Our ...
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Presiding Bishop Michael Curry highlights ways to help Afghan refugees through Episcopal Migration Ministries

As Episcopalians, as followers of Jesus, as people of faith, we mourn the recent loss of life in ...
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Drop  Off  Your Donations at St. Mark’s and Volunteer Opportunities:

Drop  Off  Your Donations at St. Mark’s and Volunteer Opportunities: The Food Closet Donation Baskets are again available ...
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Cic training event August 14

THIS WEEK: Saturday, 8.14.2021 Going BACK In, Staying In jail ministry volunteertraining Jail Ministry works through dedicated volunteers ...
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hotel de Zink sign ups still needed!

Hotel de Zink is a rotating shelter for unhoused adults that comes to St. Mark’s every year in ...
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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.