The Lord"s Diner, located in downtown Wichita, serves an evening meal to anyone in need. Our assigned night is the 4th Thursday of the month at the Downtown location (520 N. Broadway) and the 4th Monday of the month at the Hillside location (2825 S. Hillside). A current Food Handler’s Permit is required in order to volunteer at the Lord’s Diner. Volunteers are needed to help prepare meals, serve meals and clean up. Young people age 12 and up may volunteer if working the same shift as their parent.

"Whatever you have done unto one of the least of these my brothern, you have done it unto me." Would you like to serve at the Lords Diner with 33 other parishioners?  We need you.

The Prep shift is from 11 am to approx. 1 pm (a great choice if you don't like to drive at night).

The evening shifts are from 5:15 to 7:30 pm at 520 N. Broadway the 4th Thursday of the month and 2825 S. Hillside the 4th Monday of the month.  Doors open at 5:30.  The diner has 3 Food Trucks that serve from 4 to 6 pm Mon. thru Fri. each week.  For information on the trucks, call Jean or the diner.

Jean Hanson, 524-5502,  Carol Siegrist, 524-6357, Paula Barker 721-4937. 

God Bless all for your generosity of your time.


Anyone over the age of 18 years old that will be volunteering within any St. Peter ministry or program of the Catholic Diocese of Wichita that has minor children participating must have completed VIRTUS training conducted by a VIRTUS certified facilitator.

Training sessions are offered at a variety of locations that can be accessed at  Follow the directions for "First Time Registrant" and "View list of sessions." 

For organization, please select "Wichita, KS (Diocese)" to view all upcoming sessions in English or Spanish.



Anyone over the age of 18 must have a food handler's card on file with the Lord's Diner (and be VIRTUS trained as of January 2018) prior to volunteering.

The City of Wichita Environmental Health Department offers free classes on the 1st & 3rd Mondays and Saturdays of each month.  Online classes are also available (for a fee).  Please call 316-268-8351 or visit their website to register for the class or to obtain additional information.  


Downtown Contact - 520 N Broadway

Name Jean Hanson
Phone 316-524-5502

Hillside Contact - 2825 S. Hillside

Name Paula Barker
Phone 316-721-4937
cell: 316-737-9545