Parish Blood Drive: December 8th

Blood is especially needed before the holiday! Blood helps trauma and burn patients, premature babies, heart surgery patients, organ transplant recipients, and those fighting cancer, among others. Please, give blood at our Parish Blood Drive on Sunday, December 8th, 8:45 AM-2:15 PM in the Bloodmobiles in front of the Youth Room. All donors will receive a certificate for a FREE item from Stonefire Grill and a certificate for a FREE ice cream at Sub Zero. Chocolate Truffle cake will served in the Youth Room.

To schedule an appointment please go online to and enter the sponsor code: 8804 or call (805) 542-8500.

Socks for Many Meals December 18th Christmas party on will be collected in boxes in back of the church and at the Parish Information Center on December 16th. Heavy crew socks in white or dark colors are needed. Thank you for your generosity!

Advent Morning of Reflection

December 14th: 9:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.Mulcahy Center

Featuring presentation by Women of the Bible


Tender Life Maternity Home - Baby Bottle Drive

Thank you for your generous support for the Tender Life Baby Bottle Drive. If you brought bottles back today, please drop them off at the Parish Information Center after Mass. 

OLA 2019 Christmas Toy Drive

OLA School staff and middle school students and St. Vincent de Paul are partnering for the OLA 2019 Christmas Toy Drive. We hope you will consider supporting the drive with your donations of gifts of toys for children through age 12 at a suggested minimum value of $10 per toy. Gift cards are always welcome and allow the family to choose their own gift. OLA school sells gift cards in the amount of $25.00 for many stores and may be purchased by calling Gina at OLA School: (805) 642-7198. Collection boxes are now available at the school and beginning December 1st during Sunday Masses in the vestibule of the church. Thank you for giving!


 Holiday Food Basket Ministry 

NON-PERISHABLE FOOD items are currently needed for our parish’s Christmas food baskets. Food items can be placed in the food box in the church vestibule. When you are doing your shopping please pick-up a few extra items for the food baskets. All non-perishable unopened food items are always accepted, but this week’s featured items are Main Meal Items (Spaghetti-O, Chili & Beans etc.). Please check labels for expiration date. If you wish for us to do the shopping, you may make a monetary donation to OLA Food Baskets.
Thank you for your support. For more info: [email protected] or ext. 164.

 Volunteers Needed: December 18th - 22nd! Sign up here: 




11 am - 9:30 pm

Join us for a fundraiser to support Our Lady of the Assumption School
Enjoy Fire-Roasted Pizza, Fresh Chopped Salads, Fhazani Sandwiches & Gourmet Gelato. Simply mention OLA School and a portion of proceeds will be donated!

Barnes & Noble Bookfair: 3:00 PM - 8:00 PM: CLICK HERE FOR "SAVE THE DATE DRAWING ENTRY" CHANCE TO WIN 1 OF 3 GIFT CARDS. Join us for face-painting, The Polar Express Event, crafts, and more. Can't attend our bookfair at Barnes & Noble? Visit BN.COM/bookfairs to support us online from 12/6/19 to 12/11/19: By entering Bookfair ID 12564340 at checkout, a percentage of your Barnes & Noble purchases will benefit OLA School! #BNBOOKFAIRS  Click HERE for flyer. 

Yogurtland - 11:00 AM - 9:00 PM: Bring the flyer with you, give it the cashier. 20% of the sales will benefit our event. Enjoy, have fun, and be creative! Click HERE for flyer.  



Click image for LARGER

yxw7e7kffyd7ovgg2l05x34en8l.pngAdvertising your business at OLA is a WIN for you and for our parish! We are excited to announce that effective Oct. 27th OLA’s new bulletin will be in FULL COLOR, including our advertisers' ads.  For more info click HERE or contact Dan Parker at [email protected], (303) 910-6512 or Amanda Gonzales at [email protected], (720) 254-2849. 

    vri1flnqztm2fv2ykc9gntb3qsl.jpg'Together in Mission'

 Donate HERE


 'Unidos en Mision' 
 Done AQUÍ (Seleccione español en la parte superior derecha de la página web)

A Mission, Together: The Together in Mission campaign is an opportunity for people across the Archdiocese to join together - as one united voice. Thousands of men and women just like you make a sustainable monthly commitment because they believe in the hope that will be given through classrooms, from pulpits, on the streets, and through the sacraments. Will you join them once again? Will you continue to write the story of hope? And if you have never given, will you make a pledge of just $25 per month?

"One Catholic Ventura" T-Shirts


Our parish youth have joined with the youth from San Buenaventura Mission and Sacred Heart Church to initiate this vision of working and praying together
“One Catholic Ventura.” Together, as "One Catholic

Ventura", we share signs of God’s Love and Goodness for

Click HERE to view

Version en español

Leave your name on a community of faith & fellowship.

 Many Meals

Many Meals Menu

WELCOME! Located at the College United Methodist Church

4300 Telegraph Rd. Ventura, CA 93003.

Many meals will be served at this location on Wednesday evenings from 6:00 to 7:00 p.m.