Welcoming Committee
Assemble and mail welcoming packets to new parishioners.  Also be available to visit new parishioners when a home visit is requested.  Contact - Deacon Claude Bourgeois at (225) 673-8307, extension *816

Baking
Serve on a call-as-needed team to provide baked goods for special receptions and events held for parish functions. Contact - Karen Hagendorfer at (225) 673-8307, extension *812

Adult Babysitter Volunteer
Supervise teen-age volunteers to help watch children of parents during Sunday Mass Times or during other church events.  Contact - Karen Hagendorfer at (225) 673-8307, extension *812

Teen Babysitter Volunteer
Work with other high school students under adult supervision to watch children of parents during Sunday Mass times or during other church events.  Contact - Karen Hagendorfer at (225) 673-8307, extension *812

Parish Festival
Festival de la Prairie is held the last weekend in April.  Serve as a booth chairman or work a designated booth shift during the fair.  Contact - Karen Hagendorfer at (225) 673-8307, extension *812

Live Parish Auction
This event is held each year on the Thursday before Mardi Gras.  Volunteers are needed to:

  • Solicit and pick up auction items
  • Help decorate the night before and day of auction  

Contact - Sam Watts at (225) 955-0359

Knights of Columbus
The largest Catholic organization for men in the world with over 1.8 million members.  The St. John The Evangelist Council has over 300 members.  Council meets the second Thursday of each month in the Community Center to share fellowship and to plan numerous church, Pro-Life, community and youth projects. Contact Membership Director - John McGovern at (225) 715-3827 or membership@KC8342.org

Ladies Altar Society
Another large group of parish women volunteers, the Altar Society meets for fellowship, provides liturgical materials and serves as a large source of volunteers for other parish programs and projects.  Contact President - Rachael Lato.