Blessing Bags from St. Mark’s and Mount Calvary

Each year, religious education students and parishioners from St. Mark the Evangelist and Mount Calvary Church in Erie, PA pack blessing bags for the men at St. Patrick’s Haven.  Each bag contains much needed items such as: lotion, a hat, $5 McDonald’s gift card, toothbrush/paste, rain poncho, puzzle book/pen and snacks – just to list … Continue reading Blessing Bags from St. Mark’s and Mount Calvary

New Haven Angels – Mercyhurst University students and SPH Board Members

As St. Patrick’s Haven moves forward with our repairs from the fire, we first had to empty the building and our storage shed of anything that could be saved.  There is an old saying:  Many hands make light work. This was true a couple of weeks ago when members from our Board of Directors and … Continue reading New Haven Angels – Mercyhurst University students and SPH Board Members

Mental Health Association and Gannon University students – our newest Haven Angels!

Pat Stucke, CEO of the Mental Health Association, reached out to St. Patrick’s Haven and offered the lower level of their building located on the corner of 11th & Peach Streets so St. Patrick’s Haven could reopen and continue to serve homeless men in Erie.  Board member, Professor Terry Holmes of Gannon University, recruited several … Continue reading Mental Health Association and Gannon University students – our newest Haven Angels!

Fire at St. Patrick’s Haven

St. Patrick’s Haven experienced a fire late Tuesday, September 13, 2022.  Everyone in the building, along with our cat, was safely evacuated.  The Haven sustained fire damage in the west front corner and extensive smoke and water damage throughout the entire building.  We are currently closed.  However, we have been busy working with our insurance … Continue reading Fire at St. Patrick’s Haven

Gannon Finance Students – Newest Haven Angels!

St. Patrick’s Haven was recently the recipient of prize money won by Gannon University Dahlkemper School of Business Finance students.  The students won 1st place at the inaugural CFA Society Pittsburgh Stock Picker Challenge held during the spring of 2022.  Students represented with Dr. Richard Hauser in the photos are:  Emma Steele, Diego Belchi, Kayla … Continue reading Gannon Finance Students – Newest Haven Angels!