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Holidays are set, but St. Joseph could use the help on other days

Posted at 11:54 AM, Dec 22, 2019
and last updated 2019-12-22 12:54:14-05

All volunteer shifts at St. Joseph Diner are full for Christmas Eve and Christmas Day, officials say.

"While the Diner staff appreciates the willingness of volunteers to serve those in need, the Diner will not be able to accommodate any additional volunteers in the kitchen or pantry," a release states. "Individuals interested in volunteering on other days can sign up for available shifts at For a full list of current needs, visit"

St Joseph Diner serves those who are hungry 365 days a year, including Christmas Eve and Christmas day.