Through the financial support of donors throughout the United States, Sacred Heart Southern Missions staffs and funds the programs and work of two Catholic elementary schools providing a proven path out of poverty for more than 550 children, eight Catholic social service offices serving over 3000 families each month, including the only ministry in the area to HIV/AIDS patients and their families. We staff a housing program including Dehon Village with 38 single family homes for low-income families whose rent is subsidized by Sacred Heart Southern Missions. Our Social Services department includes an active volunteer program . Our priests serve six widely scattered parishes in an area that is only two per cent Catholic.
Taking the elderly and needy on necessary trips where there is no public transportation.
Ministering to individuals and families to meet spiritual, emotional and material needs.
Helping individuals explore their options for employment and business development through education.
Money Making More Money. Not a hand out, a hand up.
The Sacred Heart Southern Missions Thrift store sells gently used clothing and household goods at nominal prices to enable low income families to affordably purchase daily needs. The items distributed by the Thrift Store are obtained solely through donations.