Mission/Ministry

Agape Latte 10.0 – Coach Gary Parisi

Coach Gary Parisi joined the McQuaid faculty in 2020 but has been a part of the community for several years, serving as an assistant football coach for the varsity team. On February 10, he shared his faith-based story, “I’ve Never… Read More

Celebrating Diversity in the Catholic Tradition

McQuaid Jesuit Mission and Ministry celebrates the diversity of cultures in our Catholic Tradition. Honoring Saint Ignatius’ vision to “set the world on fire” and our own Saint Francis Xavier, Patron Saint of the Missions, Mission and Ministry recently acquired… Read More

Final Great Ignatian Challenge Results

The final results are in for the Great Ignatian Challenge. In total, the nine competing schools raised more than 168,000 pounds (84 tons) of food for those most in need. Thank you to everyone in the McQuaid community who helped… Read More

Community Donates More than 8,500 Pounds of Food

Over the last two weeks, McQuaid participated in the Great Ignatian Challenge, a friendly food drive competition among nine Jesuit schools. The challenge, now in its fifth year, seeks to raise students’ awareness of hunger and inspire them to take action by working… Read More

Students Volunteer at Intergenerational Fall Clean-Up

On Saturday, November 14, a group of juniors participated in the 10th annual Intergenerational Fall Clean-Up. This one-day event sponsored by the Monroe County Office for the Aging invites youth volunteers from area schools, youth service agencies, college students, and… Read More

McQuaid is Competing in the Great Ignatian Challenge

As Thanksgiving approaches, the McQuaid community is joining in on the Great Ignatian Challenge. The challenge is a friendly food drive competition among nine Jesuit schools. The challenge, now in its fifth year, seeks to raise students’ awareness of hunger… Read More

Students Volunteer on Veterans’ Day

On Veterans’ Day, students spent time volunteering at one of three locations around Rochester: Richards House, Veterans Outreach Center, and Veterans Service Agency. Their tasks ranged from gardening and yard work to filing papers and putting together hygiene bags.

Agape Latte 9.0: “My ‘Spine-Chilling’ 2020”

Sean Mullen, ’02, McQuaid’s director of communications, presented at Agape Latte 9.0. His talk, “My ‘Spine-Chilling’ 2020” detailed his battle with spinal cancer and how he used “signs” from God to persevere along the way. Click here to watch his… Read More

McQuaid Community Donates Hundreds of Pounds of Food

Last week, the McQuaid Jesuit community came together for a food drive to support the House of Mercy, the YWCA, and local families in need. There was an outpouring of generosity from the community that helped collect hundreds of pounds… Read More