Human Dignity and Solidarity

If your loved one has been arrested, or if you have recently been released from jail or prison, and you need support, call us at 773.247.0070.
 
Si usted o un ser querido ha sido arrestado, o si ha salido recientemente de la cárcel o la prisión, y necesita apoyo, llamenos al 773.247.0070.

“I was in jail and you visited me.”

This Gospel mandate compels all followers of Jesus to serve those who are incarcerated. Kolbe House has opportunities for individuals and parishes to join in the mission of Kolbe House.

Find out more:

Mass of Reconciliation

We invite all who are affected by the criminal justice system as well as those who wish to offer their supportive presence Saturdays at 5 p.m. for a Mass of Reconciliation for detainees, their families, and victims of crime.

Assumption BVM Church
2434 South California Avenue

Church opens at 4 p.m. for the Sacrament of Reconciliation and quiet prayer.

Join us for a potluck meal after Mass on the first Saturday of each month.

Most Needed Wish List Items

  • Our food pantry has been receiving a lot of traffic and is almost empty. Please help us restock with clean, unopened, and unexpired non-perishable food items, especially soups, canned tuna and chicken, cereal, pasta, rice, beans, peanut butter and canned fruits. Thank you!
  • Full-size toiletries (shampoo, bar soap, toothpaste, deodorant, etc.)
  • Boxer shorts size large

See the full Wish List here.

Information for Jail Volunteers

Access the Post-visit Report Form here.

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To receive reminders via text, please text "Kolbe" to 84576 to sign up. Para recibir mensajes de texto cuando tenemos un evento, mande "Kolbe" al 202.765.3441.

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