Benefit Dinner. Heart Of A Shepherd. Oct. 16, 2022

St. Vitus Parish will have a benefit dinner on OCT. 16, 2022 (Sunday) in the new parish social hall, 6022 Lausche Avenue, Cleveland, Ohio 44103. This is to benefit the current “Heart Of A Shepherd (HOS), ” diocesan wide initiative to provide support and resources for facilities on St. Mary Seminary grounds in Wickliffe, Ohio; and also provide resources at the same time for, primarily, parish repair and maintenance needs. This will be the formal conclusion of HOS at St. Vitus Parish. In 2023 and 2024, registered parish households will then receive in their monthly packet of envelopes a individual envelope for HOS.

Dinner will be either roast chicken or roast pork with potatoes, side salad, side veggie dish, Slovenian style soup and Slovenian pastry along with roll and butter.  Sit-down or take-out dinners will be available. Serving time will be from 10:45AM to 1:15PM. Cost is $20.00 adult and $15.00 for child 12 years-old or younger. Only 425 dinners will be available. Tickets may be pre-ordered by calling the parish rectory at (216) 361-1444 or via email to “” Please indicate if ordering a roasted chicken or pork dinner. Tickets can then be paid and picked-up at the treasury table on Oct. 16, 2022. Donations may also be made for this event.  All checks should be made payable to “St. Vitus Endowment Corp.” Fraternal lodges St. Vitus KSKJ Lodge #25, Christ The King KSKJ Lodge #226 and St. Anne Lodge #4 AMLA are co-sponsoring this benefit dinner. This is a “KSKJLife Matching Grant,” meaning that the home office of KSKJLife will match up to a maximum of $1,000.00 to a bona fide tax exempt entity for each participating KSKJ Lodge. Beneficiaries of the matching grants are to be, respectively, St. Mary Seminary, diocesan seminary, and Beaumont High School, an all girls private Catholic high school. For additional information contact the parish rectory at (216) 361-1444.