Nov 26

Thanksgiving Basket Distribution

Our general distribution for this year will be on Monday, November 23rd and Tuesday, November 24th, 2015. We are looking forward to another holiday season, where we are able to serve hundreds of men, women, and children in need.

Donations of the following items are needed to help fill our Thanksgiving baskets: turkeys, mixed vegetables, cake and corn muffin mix, desserts, macaroni and cheese, canned yams, stuffing, gravy,  and trimmings. 

In addition, if you would prefer to sponsor a fresh vegetable, the cost is $500.00.This vegetable will  be added to the baskets our families receive(i.e.onions, carrots, potatoes, etc...)

Have a wonderful holiday season. And remember every donation makes a difference in helping us feed the hungry!

6:30 pm18:30

A multicultural, Interfaith....Seder

All are welcomed to attend this event to observe Passover and Holy Week.  The celebration will include: The Passover Haggadah (Prayer Service) & a Seder dinner with foods from many nations.  All proceeds support the Gerald J. Ryan Outreach Center. 

Date: Wednesday, April 16, 2014 at 6:30pm

Fee: Adults - $20.00   Children(under 18) - $5.00

Location: Our Lady of the Miraculous Medal Parish Hall

1434 Straight Path

Wyandanch, NY 11798


Register in person or by check by Friday, April 11th (after Mass or mail to the Outreach Center. You can mail your check to the address above or also pay at the door. 

Celebrate These Sacred Days with... Prayer, song, food & friendship.

Sponsored by: OLMM Roundtable for the Common Good, African American, Hispanic, and Haitian Ministries: Temple Beth Torah, Dix Hills Jewish Center and The Suffolk Y Jewish Community Center. 

10:00 am10:00

Food sort and organizing day

The Center is in need of help sorting and organizing food for our pantry.  This event will be held on Saturday, March 29th from 10am to 3pm(rain or shine).  Comfortable dress is recommended.  Adults, teens, and groups are welcomed. If interested in attending, please contact us at 631-643-7591.  

9:30 pm21:30

Holiday Basket Preparation

Thanksgiving Holiday - November 22nd - November 27th - Volunteers needed and welcomed for the following dates:

Saturday- Parish Hall- Holiday prep 12pm - 4pm. Carry boxes, stacking cans, etc.

Sunday- Packaging of holiday baskets 12pm – 2pm. All are welcomed to come and package holiday foods. Youths are encouraged to participate for community service.   Note: Please donate a nonperishable dessert item- cake mix, cookies, etc.

Wednesday- Volunteers needed to assist with clean-up and distribution to late comers.


 Christmas Holiday- December 13th – December 18th - Volunteers are needed for the following dates:

Friday- Parish Hall preparations 9am – 6pm. Carry boxes, stack cans, etc.

Saturday- Parish Hall preparations- toy sort and food preparations.

Sunday- Volunteers needed to accept toy and food donations.

Wednesday- Volunteers needed to assist with clean-up/distribution to late comers.

Our Center will be closed on Thanksgiving and Christmas.



4:00 pm16:00

Volunteer Appreciation - Celebrating our 1st Anniversary!!!

The Gerald J. Ryan Outreach Center, Inc. will be celebrating our "1st Anniversary" in our new building. It has been a long journey, with many bumps along the way, but we have risen from the ashes. We would like to take this opportunity to honor all the wonderful people and our volunteers who have helped to make this possible. Come celebrate with us on June 6, 2013 at 5:30 - 8:30 p.m. in the Parish Hall. All are welcome, please RSVP by June 1st, 2013.

4:00 pm16:00

Gerald J. Ryan Summer Camp

Registration for Summer Camp has begun and will continue until Monday, June 24, 2013.  Registration forms may be obtained from the Outreach Center or the OLMM main office. The parish main office is open Monday through Friday from 9:30 am to 4:30 p.m. Camp costs $400.00 for five weeks and Department of Social Service (DSS) is acceptable for those that qualify. For further information please contact the Camp Director: Naycha Florival at (631) 643- 3364.