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BECOMING CATHOLIC
If you (or someone you know) is interested in joining the Catholic Church, or was baptized Catholic but never received Confirmation or First Communion and would like to find out how, please contact Rae through the Rectory at 908-351-4444. Thank you!

ATTENTION ALL ATHLETES

St. Genevieve’s Athletic Association is currently accepting sign-up sheets for our Fall Sports for all students and children that belong to our Parish Sports:

  • Boys & Girls Soccer: 5th to 8th graders
  • Girls Volleyball: 5th to 8th graders
  • Boys & Girls Cross Country: 3rd-8th graders

We are also looking for parents and volunteers who are interested in coaching one or more of our teams. Anyone interested in receiving more information or a sign up form, please contact Felice Salvatore at (908) 803-1776 or email us at stgensports@gmail.com
ST. GENEVIEVE SCHOOL
209 Princeton Rd.
Elizabeth, NJ 07208
Re-registration is on going for grades Pre K-7. Call the school office for a tour! The phone number is (908) 355-3355 or email at office@saintgenevieveschool.com for more information.
HELPING HANDS

Helping Hands is a church-based service organization that depends on the generosity and loyalty of our parishioners and other organizations to help stock our food pantry with food items and toiletries. We thank you for your donations. Our mission is to distribute those food and toiletry items to people who need help in maintaining sustenance, both parishioners and non-parishioners of this parish. Currently we have need for the following items: cereals, rice, beans (pinto, lima, etc.), condiments (ketchup, mustard, etc.), canned fruits, jelly, pancake mix and syrup, macaroni and cheese. These items may change from month to month, depending on demand. If you are aware of someone in need, please contact Pattie (Secretary) at 908-351-4444 or speak to one of our priests. Food packages will be prepared and packed up in boxes to be picked up at the Rectory. We respect your privacy and all requests will be processed through the rectory and held in the upmost confidentiality. Again, thank you for your continued support.
The Knights of Columbus is a fraternal organization for Catholic men. All men of the parish are invited to join. For information please contact : Council 253 at (908) 355-2253 or Chris at (908) 289-3657.
KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS 
COUNCIL 253
2019-2020 CCD REGISTRATION 

If you need information concerning CCD registration for next semester or if you have any questions concerning our program, please call the Rectory Office at (908)351-4444. Also, if you need registration forms, please pick them up in the back of church or at the Rectory.
FREE HELP IS AVAILABLE

If you are caring for someone 60 years of age or older and you feel stressed, frustrated, or overwhelmed, there is help available. Catholic Charities offers confidential counseling sessions for caregivers of Union County residents. Our counselor can meet with you at 505 South Avenue East, Cranford, or in your own home for your convenience. Please call (908) 497-3900 to make an appointment. You don’t have to do it all on your own!

PARISH MEMBERSHIP

It is a great joy for us to welcome new members to our parish community. Please take the time to register at the Rectory office (fill out a Census Card.) Registration is our only means of recognizing anyone as a supporting and practicing member of our parish. It is also important for sponsorship certificates for the sacraments. Please notify the Rectory office of any change of address or phone number.
A BIG “THANK YOU” TO ALL THE FAMILIES AND ORGANIZATIONS WHO HAVE HOSTED “CAFÉ GENS.” WE WILL BE TAKING A SHORT BREAK FOR THE SUMMER ~ SEE YOU IN SEPTEMBER!
FAMILIES OF 8th GRADE STUDENTS

Attention families of 8th grade students planning to attend Catholic High School in Fall 2020! The HS Placement Test administered as part of the Cooperative Admissions Exam Program for Catholic HS will be given on Friday, November 8, 2019. Registration for the HSPT exam is available online at wwwnjcoopexam.org beginning September 3. For more information about the Cooperative Admissions Program go to www.catholicschooolsnj.org. Additionally, the Catholic High Schools are holding their annual HS Expo Night. Parents and students are invited to meet with representatives from many Archdiocesan High Schools from 7-8pm on the following dates and locations:

Tuesday, Sept 17 at St. John The Apostle, Clark
Tuesday, Sept 24th at Visitation Academy, Paramus
Wednesday, Sept 25 at the Archdiocesan Center, Newark
Thursday, Sept 26 at Primary Prep Jersey City

For directions and more information please visit 
www.catholicschoolsnj.org or call 973-497-4260.