HOSPITALITY, SERVICE & COMMUNITY

Catholic Youth Organization (CYO)

The CYO basketball provides an excellent youth program that includes a clinic for grades K-3 and travel teams for grades 4-8.  Registration is during September and games are from December to March.

Collection Tellers

Tally church collections see more. 

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Volunteers who are available to assist in the rectory see more.

House of God

Parishioners who love our heritage church and give their time for the care and cleaning inside and out!  For more information  click here.

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“In service to One, in service to all”  the motto that the local Waterford Council K of C is active in our parish on various reverent occasions.  They are your fellow parishioners and they live by  the above motto.  The Knights of Columbus is a lay Catholic fraternal service organization located locally in Waterford.  This council serves both St. Augustine’s Church as well St. Mary’s “over the bridge”.   We are men and women of faith, action and charity.  The K of C, undertakes these acts of charity because we see those in need through the eyes of faith that we live.  The Knights of Columbus is open to all practicing Catholic men and women (Columbiettes), 18+ years of age, in communion with the Holy See, abides by the commandments of God and precepts and tenets of the Church. If you are interested in becoming part of this group, please contact Craig Colligan.

To support the local council a breakfast is held every first Sunday of the month at the Waterford K of C, 76 Grace Street, Waterford.  Various dinners are also available during the year.

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Mary’s Mantle conducts an annual baby shower and provides assistance and support to pregnant women and infants.  Mary’s Mantle is an outgrowth of our Good Counsel Pro-Life Society

Parish Finance Council

Members of the Parish Finance Council assist and advise the pastor with…see more.

Parish Pastoral Council

This council reviews existing services and programs, studies best practices, and…see more

Project Linus

Project Linus is a service opportunity for parishioners to donate handmade blankets and afghans to children who are traumatized, ill or otherwise in need.

Respite Ministry

This ministry supports caregivers living with persons who have Alzheimer’s disease, dementia, or other memory loss…see more

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 This ministry is an organization of women whose activities include spiritual, social, and support services to the parish and community…see more.

Sanctuary and Sacristy Care

Individuals who provide service sacristyin caring for the sanctuary and those articles used for the liturgy such as vestments, vessels and linens.

Saint Vincent De Paul Society

The Saint Vincent de Paul Society is the charitable outreach arm of the parish…see more

Cursillo, Ultreya

Cursillo is a weekend experience aimed at introspective spiritual renewal.  Ultreya is a monthly support group of Catholic men and women who have made a Cursillo.

Albany Area Cursillo Page

Youth Ministry

Members of the St. Augustine’s “GOOD WORKS” Youth Ministry participate in parish and community service.  They grow in faith and in God’s love while socializing and having fun.  “Good Works” is open to all young people ages 11-18.