Community

“God sends us friends to be our firm support in the whirlpool of struggle. In the company of friends, we will find the strength to attain our sublime ideal.” - St. Maximilian Kolbe


Adult Programs


Arts & Environment

The arts and environment team enhances the beauty of the worship space in conjunction with the feast days and liturgical seasons.


Leadership:

Melissa Hoffman | 513.284.7109

Boosters

Boosters supports and encourages the athletic development, character development, and spiritual development of our student athletes.


Leadership:

Megan Pirchner - Boosters Communications

Jason Brown & Doug Ruschman - Boosters Co-Presidents

Familia

Familia strives to build stronger marriages and families through effective communication between spouses and children.


Leadership:

April Rongo | 513.494.1454


Fathers Team

The Fathers Team meets every Friday from 6:03-7:03am in the Gathering Space. Fathers of all ages and walks of life are invited to attend. You will find this is a warm and welcoming group always excited for new additions! Come have a cup of coffee, sing a song, say a prayer, learn from and share your wisdom with others, and become a better man for your family. No commitment required. Come when you can! How about this Friday?


Leadership:

Tom Steele | 513.235.1720

Steve Sparks | 513.315.5611


Knights of Columbus

The Knights of Columbus promotes social and intellectual fellowship among members and their families through educational, charitable, religious, social welfare, war relief and public relief works. Our Meetings take place on the 2nd and 4th Monday of each month at 7:45, unless otherwise stated.


Leadership:

Garrick Horton | 513.470.0362


Mom’s Ministry

The Moms Ministry is a group of moms of all ages from St. Margaret of York Church whose mission is to support each other through faith, fellowship, and service as we seek to raise our kids in the Catholic faith. We do this through informal social gatherings and play dates, regular story times and music classes, "Mom's Night Out" craft nights, and more. We are led by and for moms, and we welcome your creativity and contributions to our group! 


Leadership:

Jennifer Bedel

Seniors Social & Service

You can find many members at Saturday's 4:30pm Mass, seated in the second section on the parking lot side of the church. Stop by and say hello, and see what we're all about! Check the bulletin for our latest group lunch date, time and location!


Leadership:

Eileen Meeres | 513.899.4017

Welcome New Parishioners

The Welcome Ministry informs and encourage new parishioners to take an active role in the church community. The ministry hosts Welcome Gatherings quarterly for new parishioners.


Leadership:

Leanne Matthews | 513.587.9517


Veterans and Patriots Ministry

The Veterans and Patriots Ministry provides comfort, recognition, prayer, and support to our SMOY vets, active duty armed forces members

and their families.


Leadership:

Bill Gates | 513.383.8815


Youth Programs


American Heritage Girls

“American Heritage Girls (AHG) is a Christ-centered character and leadership development program for girls 5 to 18 years of age. AHG is dedicated to the mission of building women of integrity through service to God, family, community, and country.” (Source: American Heritage Girls)


Leadership:

Cathy Beerman


Athletics

"Sports contribute to the love of life, teaches sacrifice, respect and responsibility, leading to full development of every human person." (St. Pope John Paul II) To be eligible for a parish team a player must be a registered member of St. Margaret of York and attending the parish school, PRP program, or the religious home study program.


Boy Scouts

Scouting is adventure, family, fun, character, leadership and so much more. Scouting is hands-on learning and achievement that puts kids in the middle of the action and prepares them for today – and for life. (Source: Boy Scouts of America)


Leadership:

Kami Bachman | 513.677.9952


Girl Scouts

Girl Scouts delivers the best leadership experience for girls, setting them up for a lifetime of success. Girl Scouts is proven to help girls thrive in five key ways as they: develop a strong sense of self, seek challenges and learn from setbacks, display positive values, form and maintain healthy relationships and identify and solve problems in the community. Girl Scout troops creates a safe space where girls can try new things, develop a range of skills, take on leadership roles, and just be themselves. (Source: Girls Scouts)


Leadership:

Gabrielle Gray

 

Safety
Our first priority is your child’s safety! All adult volunteers approved to work with children in our parish or school have completed a background check, attended and remain compliant with VIRTUS Safe Environment standards. For more information about child safety or to become vetted to work with youth please click here.