Safe Environment Program 
Protecting Children and Young People

Below are the policies of the Diocese of Rockford for volunteers at St. Mary Church, Oregon & Polo.  These policies are in place to guide all volunteers that will come into contact with any who come to worship God in our church or any other functions held at our facilities.

If you are a new volunteer, please download the individual policies and print out and sign the receipt form in the back of the policy.  You may mail your form to the office or put it in the collection basket.  Thank you for your service to the parish!

Required Forms Summary Sheet
Authorization to Conduct Background Check
DCFS Acknowledgement of Mandated Reporter Status (Volunteer)
Code of Pastoral Conduct
Sexual Misconduct Norms
Guidelines for Youth and Those Working with Youth
Code for the Pastoral Use of Technology and Social Media



Offices Liturgical day Oregon Polo

September 23, 2021
  • 12:00 pm Altar & Rosary Meeting, Polo, IL 61064, USA

September 24, 2021
  • 8:30 am Mass: For Guidance,