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St. Jude Parishioners Day of Service

Parishioners from St. Jude Parish in Chalfont, PA visited Divine Providence Village on April 21st for a day of service and fellowship.  The parishioners learned about DPV and the residents, and the ladies and men at DPV met some wonderful people who shared their Saturday with them.  Everyone enjoyed painting rocks which have been [...]

St. Jude Parishioners Day of Service 2018-05-03T14:58:22-04:00

Volunteer Appreciation

Volunteers were celebrated by the Archdiocese of Philadelphia on April 20th at a presentation at the Archdiocesan Center. Divine Providence Village (DPV) volunteer Lauren Pippitt was honored. She is an eighth grade student from St. Anastasia Parish in Newtown Square. Her mother Kelly brings Lauren every other week to escort the DPV residents to [...]

Volunteer Appreciation 2018-04-24T15:45:21-04:00

Rooted in Mission

We are seeking to integrate our Mission and Catholic Identity more effectively into our daily work and have launched a new initiative: “Rooted in Mission: The Call to Love.” This powerful message is grounded in the Gospel of Jesus, which calls us to “love one another as I have loved you.” It is also [...]

Rooted in Mission 2018-05-10T14:07:05-04:00

Memorial Service for Don Guanella Men

A Memorial Service was held on Wednesday, February 28th, for Jackie Everly and Richard Cavallaro, at the IHM House at the Cardinal Krol Campus in Springfield.  This was an uplifting opportunity for friends and family to come together with prayer, song and memories in celebrating the lives of our dear friends.  It was a [...]

Memorial Service for Don Guanella Men 2018-03-01T13:29:02-05:00

O’Hara Students Embrace Our Communities

The 2/2/18 Girl's Basketball Game at Cardinal O'Hara High School was more than a winning (in overtime) event, it was an evening of fellowship and altruism.  The “Don Guanella and Divine Providence Night at Cardinal O’Hara” was a wonderful celebration of community. The men and women we serve as well as our staff had [...]

O’Hara Students Embrace Our Communities 2018-02-08T12:38:31-05:00

DPV Ladies Club

The DPV Ladies Club has been meeting for many years with faithful volunteers Marie Luglio and Mary Kate Jordan, and others.  The ladies meet monthly to socialize, play games, go on community outings, and have fun!

DPV Ladies Club 2018-02-02T11:45:44-05:00

Cardinal O’Hara HS Girls Basketball Hosts DG/DP

The Communities of Don Guanella and Divine Providence will attend Don Guanella and Divine Providence Night at O’Hara hosted by Cardinal O’Hara High School’s Girls Basketball team and Community Service Corps. Friday, February 2, 2018 6:45 p.m. Cardinal O’Hara High School (Gym) 1701 South Sproul Road Springfield, PA 19064 (Delaware County) Approximately 80 men [...]

Cardinal O’Hara HS Girls Basketball Hosts DG/DP 2018-01-25T13:37:49-05:00

DPV Dance Party!

Divine Providence Village hosts dances in the multi-purpose room on the fourth Wednesday of each month. The next scheduled Dance Party is January 24th - the theme is “Winter Jam” featuring the hottest music for a cold day.  

DPV Dance Party! 2018-01-05T16:28:42-05:00

Day Programs Christmas Party – With a Special Guest

The Day Programs held their annual Christmas festivities on December 21, 2017. Aaron Muderik of Crazy Aaron's Thinking Putty @puttyworld.com joined the celebration bringing gifts for all. Our Work Activity Center (WAC) is one of seven vocational centers in the Philadelphia area performing a number of jobs including weighing, packaging, and labeling Crazy Aaron’s Putty.  Our workshop [...]

Day Programs Christmas Party – With a Special Guest 2017-12-28T14:58:43-05:00

The Season For Giving

Administrative staff from the Communities of Don Guanella and Divine Providence delivered gifts, clothing, food, and household items on 12/13/17 to the CSS Delaware County Family Service Center in Chester. We met a refugee family from Eritrea who receive assistance from the Refugee Resettlement Program and were grateful beneficiaries of much needed items for [...]

The Season For Giving 2017-12-19T10:50:14-05:00
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