Author: Sister Therese Ann Rich

AmeriCorps Volunteers Give, Gain Much

Guest Contributor: Rachel Gobep For some it’s money. For others prestige. For Emily Anne Martin, the best motivation to work hard comes from helping others. “Happiness is truly not found by making a lot of money, but instead by making a difference,” Martin comments. Through the federal AmeriCorps program, Martin is one of three women […]

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Fearless or Fearful?

Concealed and secret things tend to scare children (and sometimes me, too!). Little ones are afraid of the dark because it conceals too much—they can’t see what might be trying to get them so they look under their beds for the boogeyman. I was always frightened when I observed my parents whispering together with knitted […]

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Summer Magic

There was a bit of “Summer Magic” at The Ursuline Center today, as our AmeriCorps employees Laura and Janie, Sister Nancy Pawlen, and a host of volunteers put on a one-day camp for children served by our ministries. There were outdoor activities while the rain held off, and plenty of indoor activities — such as […]

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