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
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
A few weeks ago, I was invited to an Open House at the Harrelson Center. It is a non-profit organization that supports and partners with other non-profits in the Wilmington area. I was familiar with a few of the organizations
Since 2013, we have been fortunate to have Catholic Charities working with us on our site two days a month . The work began through a CCHD grant designated to provide extended family support services and case management services. Sister Isaac