Immaculate Conception and St. Joseph Parish's Young Adult Ministry — ICSJ Young Adults! — provides adults, ages 19-39, an opportunity to deepen their faith through fellowship, spiritual growth, and genuine service. Focusing on spiritual, social, service and sporting activities, the ministry serves as a platform for our young community to connect and remain involved in the church through faith and fun. For more information, please contact Allie Salamone.

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News & Events


Sunday, May 21: Brunch Club

Young adults of all ages are welcome to join us on Sunday, May 21st for our first post-mass event, a brunch gathering at Glunz Tavern, 1202 North Wells. The group will meet in the back of the church immediately following the 11:00 am mass at St. Joseph Church. For those attending other masses, please plan to meet at Glunz by 12:30pm. We look forward to meeting you!

April 5: Planting Seeds to Grow

On April 5, 20 young adults met at Immaculate Conception Church for pizza and beer to brainstorm ideas on initiating a Young Adult Ministry at our parish in collaboration with our neighboring parishes of St. Michael’s and St. Teresa of Avila. Allie Salamone and ICSJ Director of Religious Education Kim Rak gathered all the wonderful ideas as the group planned for two kick-off events for the Spring. 


Thursday, April 27: Our Inaugural Outing!

Our newly-formed ICSJ Young Adult Ministry is excited to announce their first event this Thursday, April 27th! The evening will kick off at 6:00pm at Immaculate Conception Church with an hour of Taize prayer, followed by drinks and fellowship at Old Town Pour House around 7:00pm. All young adults in their 20's and 30's are welcome. We hope to see you there for all or even just part of the night! For more info, contact Allie Salamone.

Tuesday, May2:
Young Catholic Professionals of Chicago presents Dr. Mary Beth Sutkowski

Chicago Young Catholic Professionals — an organization dedicated to helping young professionals connect with one another and grow in their Catholic faith while pursuing demanding careers — will be hosting another Executive Speaker Series event featuring John Calk, Vice Chairman of The Federal Savings Bank. 

The event will be held on Tuesday, May 2nd and will begin with Mass at 6:15 p.m., followed by the formal program from 7:00–9:00 p.m. at St. Alphonsus, 1429 W Wellington Ave, Chicago.

Secure your spot (and skip the registration line at the event) and RSVP by clicking here.


Dr. Mary Beth Sutkowski, is a Board Certified Internist and owner and Chief Medical Officer of Paragon Clinical. Dr. Sutkowski has a passion for providing state of the art medical care and medical management systems for the elderly/disabled. She founded the organization Catholic Professionals of Illinois in 2013, to support professionals seeking to influence culture by witnessing the spirit of Christ and serving as mentors to the next generation of leaders. Dr. Sutkowski is also a Board Member of YCP Chicago.