Community Service Opportunities

Our Lady of Guadalupe in Helotes receives calls and in-persons inquiries about volunteer opportunities quite often. There are several times throughout the liturgical year when our ministries and parish are in need of volunteers. This space on our website will be dedicated to highlighting those needs as they arise. So, come back and visit our website often for new information related to answering your call to serve your parish community! We look forward to helping you start your volunteering journey today!

CLICK HERE to download and print a full list of all volunteer opportunities at our parish in PDF format.

Community Service Highlights

Feast Day of Our Lady of Guadalupe

In coordination with our sister church in San Antonio, Our Lady of Guadalupe in Helotes coordinates an annual pilgrimage on the Feast Day of our name sake and patron saint. This event is held every year on December 12. Volunteers are needed for various duties and various shifts are available starting from 7:00 AM  to 7:00 PM.

As this year’s host, we will be offering refreshments, Mass, car support and a meal to pilgrims from both parishes (people partaking in the walk itself) at approximately 3:30 PM.

For information on how you can give of your time and talents for this very special and time honored event, please contact Kathy Tragos at or at (210) 695-8791, ext. 108.

At Christmas

Volunteers will be needed for the following Christmas related events. For more information on how you can give of your time and talents to any of these December events, please contact Kathy Tragos at or at (210) 695-8791, Ext. 108.

  • The Nativity Presentation – Dec. 17, 2017 from 3:00 PM to 7:00 PM
  • Christmas Mass Setup at Pedrotti’s – Dec. 23, 2017 from 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM (hours may change)
  • Usher Service for the Christmas Mass at Pedrotti’s – Dec. 24, 2017 (about 1.5 hours)