When we distributed our Thanksgiving baskets, we encouraged our guests to write a thank you note we could share with donors. I thought I’d share some excerpts with you:
“Thank you. How nice it was to be thought of. You made
If you are planning an end-of-year contribution … please consider the
St. Mary Parish.
Send checks to the Parish Office at:
412 Ann Street
Wilmington, NC 28401
Attn: Sharon Marren
or make an ONLINE CONTRIBUTION to the parish or Sister Isaac Center.
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Last week I explained the workings of the Giving Tree gathering gifts for families we are helping this year. This week I’ll tell you about two of our other Christmas projects, one for our elders and the other for youngsters.
Blessings to everyone that made our Thanksgiving project a great success. Thanks to the generosity of our donors and the efforts of many, many volunteers, we were able to provide 93 families with huge baskets containing all the fixings for
As Thanksgiving approaches, I thought it would be a good time for me to reflect on this past year and acknowledge my blessings. I took over the leadership of the Center when Sister Isaac retired and moved to New York
October was a very busy month at the Center. We have been seeing large numbers of guests most days. Although our usual maximum for the day is 35, we stick to our promise of allowing everyone in that
We were very blessed the to have a special visitor recently. Sr Isaac traveled from her home in Rhinebeck NY to spend some time with us, and she was met with open arms by the volunteers and guests at the
As October is coming to an end, we will be gearing up for our holiday projects. Each year, we offer beautiful holiday baskets to many of our guests. Thanks to our donors, we typically are able to provide the fixings
Many years ago, we started holding Yard Sales to benefit the Center. Over time, it has evolved into a very successful fundraiser. It takes place twice a year, spring and fall. A large team of people, headed up by Marie