337.436.7275 1620 Bank Street Lake Charles, LA 70601

Opportunities to Earn Apostolic Hours

Please check this list often for opportunities to earn Apostolic Hours:

  • 2019 Volunteer Opportunities:
    • Better Block: Nellie Lutcher Cultural District 2-day event – student volunteers needed Nov. 8-10
    • ACTS OLQH/OLGC Garage Sale – student volunteers needed Nov. 7 and Nov. 8 (8am-7pm) to accept donations, as well as the day of the garage sale Nov. 9 (8am-2pm). Duties involve helping organize, carry, set-up and breakdown for the garage sale.
    • Calcasieu Parish Public Defenders’ Office 2nd Annual John F. Lavern CLE (continuing legal education) – Nov. 7-8. SLCHS student volunteers needed to assist us with setting up tables and chairs at Central School (on Pujo Street) the night before the event.
      • Students would meet us at the Central School on Wednesday, Nov. 6, after school to help with set up.
      • CONTACT: Elizabeth Traub ’00 at 504-881-6092 or etraub@pdolaw.org
    •  25th Anniversary Program – “Do This In Memory of Me” – 6-8 SLCHS students needed to help serve dinner.
  • OTHER SERVICE LOCATIONS where students have earned Apostolic Hours:
    •  American Red Cross: 3512 Kirkman Street; (337) 656-0835
    • Abraham’s Tent: 2424 Fruge Street; (337) 721-7211
    • Brookdale Nursing Home: 2420 Country Club Rd; (337) 478-4030
    • Our Lady Queen of Heaven  VBS  & Carnival: 3908 Creole Street Lake Charles, LA 70605; (337) 477-7349
    • VBS at Immaculate Conception Church: 2700 Maplewood Drive Sulphur, LA 70663; (337) 625-3364
    • First United Methodist VBS: 812 Kirkman Street; (337) 436-6656
    • Catholic Charities (Pack items for hurricane survivors): 1225 2nd St; (337) 439-7436
    • Art Fest 809 Kirby Street, Suite 202, Lake Charles, LA 70601; (337) 439-2787
    • Operation Christmas Child Boxes -1 hour- St. Louis Catholic High School – contact Mrs. Cathy Richard
    • Veritas Conference – at St. Louis Catholic in early September – put on by Diocese of Lake Charles (414 Iris St, Lake Charles, LA 70601)
    • Special Olympics (Bowling/Track) – SLCHS – contact Mrs. Tanya France
    • New Life Counseling – 631 E School St, Lake Charles, LA 70607; (337) 474-7003
    • Imperial Calcasieu Art Camp – 204 W Sallier St, Lake Charles, LA 70601; (337) 439-3797
    • CSC Soccer Club: 100 W School St, Lake Charles, LA 70605; (337) 474-6131
    • Hobo Hotel for cats and kittens – 650 E School St, Lake Charles LA 70607; (337) 439-2428
    • St. Nicholas Center – 2519 Ryan St, Lake Charles, LA 70601; (337) 491-0800
    • Autism Society (sort Mardi Gras beads) – 337-855-2068
    • LeBocage Riding Therapy Program – 4550 South Park Rd.  (2 hours each session); call 337-764-9523 to request an application form be emailed to you and schedule an appointment.
    • Buddy Ball – Calcasieu Screamin’ Eagles Buddy Ball – 3210 Power Center Pkwy, Lake Charles, LA 70605; (337) 990-0112
    • Villa Maria Retirement Center (Bingo) – 3905 Kingston St, Lake Charles, LA 70605; (337) 478-4780
    • Resthaven Nursing Home – 1103 W McNeese St, Lake Charles, LA; (337) 477-6371