Welcome to our picturesque parish in the country! Join us to see our faith community in action!

Welcome to St. Katharine Drexel-Sugar Grove, Ill. We hope you find our website an informative and engaging tool to assist you in growing in your faith. Take some time and explore the different links and pages of this site for all the various ministries and areas of SKD. Websites and social media are ever-growing, ever-changing mediums so visit us often to see updates and exciting news!

We value your presence in our faith community and strive to serve all our members in the best way we can. God’s Blessings to you all!

2018 Diocesan Appeal — “Love One Another”

“This is my commandment; love one another as I love you.”

To Date Our Parish Has Achieved…

Our Goal — $73,708.00
Pledged — $66,200.00
Below Goal — $7,508.00

Parish Families — 1,177
Donors to 2018 DA — 228
% Participation — 19.3%

To make a gift or pledge online visit: www.rockforddiocese.org/donate





St. Katharine Drexel & Habitat for Humanity Faith Build 2018

Do you consider yourself a “handy” person? If you are, consider volunteering for the 2018 Faith Build! We need all kinds of help, even help providing food for the many volunteers who will be working so hard. Follow the detailed steps below or call the parish office for questions!

Step one – All volunteers are required to register at www.volunteerfvhabitat.com. Volunteers will not be able to participate without being registered. Click HERE to read the Volunteer Policies and Procedures.

Step two – Then use one or both of these links to sign up for the particular work-day.

Please use this link for St. Katharine Drexel to sign-up for your build day for June 30th:     


Please use this link for St Katharine Drexel to sign-up for your build day for July 21st:     


Step three – If folks just want to help with lunch, they should contact the parish office.

All volunteers are also encouraged to purchase a t-shirt to wear on the shift and in support of the project.  If anybody else is interested in supporting the project but not available to be on site, the t-shirts are available for $15 each and all proceeds go the Faith Build 2018 (and are matched by Thrivant).


 Looking for ways to grow
in your faith here at SKD?

Check out our Adult Faith Formation page for different small groups and discussion studies happening right now!

2018 Softball Tournament Schedule — Come cheer on our teams!

End of Season Standings – Click HERE

Monday Team – Click HERE

Tuesday Team – Click HERE **(Waiting for full brackets – their first tournament game is June 19th at 7pm)

To listen to our weekend homilies, as well as the parish mission, see the Weekend Homily button on the right side of the homepage. 

Vocation Stories

Learn more about our priests and deacons. How were they called? What does their vocation mean to them. Read their stories here: SKD Vocation Stories

Presence Mercy Medical Center

The calendar of events for the month of June is available by clicking here.

Connecting with us just got easier!

There are 2 easy ways to register (pick one):

Text STOP to 84576 to stop txt notifications at any time. Text HELP for help. There is no charge for this service, but your carrier message and data rates may apply. View full terms & conditions at www.flocknote.com/txt

After sending the text, you will receive a request for your email. An email will be sent with a link to finish registration and a place to subscribe to any of the many ministry lists you may join.