Our Daily Bread Casserole Sunday – July 29

Our Daily Bread (ODB) Sunday

July 29, 2018

Our Daily Bread (ODB) is a free food program sponsored by Catholic Charities. It has been providing daily, a hot nutritious lunch, 365 days a year, from 10:30am—12:30pm. ODB has never closed a day since it began in 1981. OLG supplies the casseroles, transportation and volunteers whenever there is a 5th Sunday in a month. Our next service date is Sunday, July 29, 2018.

¨ Prepare the easy “Zippy Beef” casserole (aluminum pan and recipe provided). Pans will be distributed the weekends of July 14/15 and 21/22, 2018

¨ Return FROZEN casserole on Sunday, July 29 between the hours of 8:15am and 8:45am on the church parking lot

The delicious casseroles are easy to prepare then freeze. Make one for ODB and one for your family supper. The minimum age to volunteer to serve is 14 years old and must be accompanied by an adult. Age 15 and up may come alone. If you have any questions OR would like to volunteer to serve or drive, please contact Marie Crook at, (410) 357-5099 (home), or (410) 302-3608 (cell). Take the opportunity to involve your family, no matter their age, in the preparing the casserole or food shopping. Other items needed at ODB: commercial size canned vegetables or fruit, tea bags, sugar, family size macaroni and cheese, dish detergent, large cans of spaghetti sauce, large bags of rice and pasta, condiments, salad dressing, salt and pepper, peanut butter, jelly, fresh sandwich rolls or bagels, cookies, cooking spray, brown lunch bags, sandwich size zip lock bags, paper towels or toilet tissue.

Casserole Recipe:



 1-½ lbs.           Ground Beef

8   oz.              Grated American or Cheddar Cheese

48 oz.              Prepared Spaghetti Sauce

1                      Large onion, chopped

½ lb.                Elbow macaroni

Cook and drain the macaroni.

Sauté and drain the ground beef.  Add the onion and cook until tender.

Add the grated cheese, spaghetti sauce and macaroni and blend well.

Spray the aluminum pan with a non-stick cooking spray.

Fill pan with the “Zippy Beef”.

Cover the casserole with foil and freeze.

Place the casserole in a plastic bag to transport to Our Lady of Grace.

Please have casseroles to OLG parking lot between 8:15am to 8:45am on Our Daily Bread Sunday.