Saint Spyridon Hellenic Orthodox Church

12307 South Ridgeland Avenue, Palos Heights, Illinois, 60463

Telephone: (708) 385-2311, Fax: (708) 385-0166

E-mail: Office@Saint-Spyridon.org

Orthodox Store

“The Orthodox Store” is a humanitarian outreach program designed to help parishioners and community members in need. The free "grocery store" is located at the Hellenic Museum in Chicago and will serve 26 parishes in the Metropolis.  St. Spyridon parishioners are asked to support this exciting multi-parish initiative by contributing completed kits. You may choose to donate any of the three kits below. 

KIT CONTENTS:

There are three types of kits to assemble and donate:

CARE KIT
Contents:  

A one-gallon Ziploc bag that includes the following:
One bottle of water
Two snack/granola bars
Small pack of crackers sealed
Small deodorant
Small bar of antibacterial soap
Small shampoo
Small toothpaste and toothbrush
Small pack of tissues
Three Band-Aids
Moisturizer

COVID KIT
Contents: 

A one-gallon Ziploc bag that includes the following:
A face mask
Two gloves, preferably latex or plastic
Small hand sanitizer or antibacterial bar of soap
Three Band-Aids
Hand moisturizer

DINNER BAG 
Contents: 

A large paper bag that includes the following:
Can of corn
Can of green beans
2 lbs. of pasta
Jar of pasta sauce
Jar of spreadable jelly/jam
Bag of uncooked rice
Can of beans
Box of graham crackers 

St. Spyridon is also collecting Non-Perishable Food Donations and/or Grocery Gift Cards, simple items that can be purchased and picked up while shopping.

KIT DROP-OFF:
Please drop off complete kits Monday - Friday from 9 am-2 pm and on Thursdays 3pm - 4pm at St. Spyridon Hellenic Orthodox Church (12307 S. Ridgeland, Palos Heights) or  Please wear appropriate personal protective equipment and observe all CDC guidelines for social distancing when you drop off the items.

CAN I MAKE A MONETARY DONATION INSTEAD?
If you cannot participate by dropping off kits and desire to contribute financially, please click HERE and choose the "Food Pantry" fund from the drop-down menu; or, mail a check payable to Saint Spyridon with "Orthodox Store” in the memo to:
St. Spyridon Hellenic Orthodox Church

12307 Ridgeland Ave.

Palos Heights, IL

QUESTIONS?
If you have any questions, please send an email to office@saint-spyridon.org
If you or someone you know needs assistance, please contact Fr. Tilemahos directly at 708-308-4584 or tilemahos@att.net