Drives and Donations

The parish conducts a variety of drives and opportunities for donations throughout the year. Examples are: 2nd Sunday of the month food collection for the McKenna Center, Backpack and School Supplies drive in the Fall, Thanksgiving food drive, Giving Tree and Families to Families project during Advent, and CRS Rice Bowls during Lent. For more information, contact Kate Tromble at

Catholic Charities, Rio Grande Valley

sr normaSister Norma Pimentel, Executive Director of Catholic Charities, Rio Grande Valley, was the guest speaker at Temple Sinai in Washington, DC on March 11th & 12th.  She was invited to speak about her work with refugees at the Sacred Heart Reception Center in McAllen Texas and several Holy Trinity parishioners were in attendance to hear her speak. If you would like to support Sr. Norma’s work, the Center is currently in need of:

Shoes (sandals, tennis shoes, loafers, etc) for men, women, children and infants of all sizes

Clothes (pants, t-shirts, blouses, underclothing, etc) for children and adults of all sizes

Baby supplies for toddlers (Pampers, baby wipes, baby bottles, etc.)

Toiletries for men and women (deodorant, toothpaste, toothbrushes, combs, etc)

Sealed snack food (granola bars, chips, peanut butter & cheese crackers, etc)

Gift cards to purchase food items

Phone cards

Drawstring knapsacks for sandwiches, snacks and water

Send your donations to:

Sacred Heart Church Humanitarian Center (please specify that your donation is for the Humanitarian Center)
c/o Catholic Charities of the Rio Grande Valley
700 N. Virgen de San Jan Blvd
San Juan Tx 78589