Financial Assistance/Soup Kitchen/Food Pantry

Financial Assistance
If you are in need of financial assistance, such as help with rent or utilities, please contact the St. Vincent de Paul Society, who St. Mary’s regularly contributes to, at 309-264-5815, or

Loaves & Fishes Soup Kitchen/Food Pantry
Our Soup Kitchen and Food Pantry are open every Tuesday and Thursday from 11:30 am–12:30 pm. Food bags are distributed outside the Parish Hall, located in the North parking lot. Please come if you are in need of assistance!

St. Anthony Outreach
The mission of St. Anthony Outreach is to coordinate and distribute items to charitable organizations for their use with those in need. This primarily involves loading trucks with used mattresses from Illinois State University. Contact John Lally at 309-824-5892 if interested.