Thank you to Pat Bellingham and the ladies of the SVEA Lodge #296 for their recent donation of Kleenex. SVEA is part of the Vasa Order which is a Swedish Heritage Group. The group frequently collects needed items for organizations in our area. Thank you, Pat and SVEA for collecting Kleenex for St. Patrick’s Haven. … Continue reading Another Haven Angel!
Author: Betsy Wiest
Yes Virginia, there is a Santa Claus!
Over the Christmas holiday, Melissa Bennett, along with friends and the staff at the Allegheny Health Network Emergency Room put together stockings filled with snacks for the guests at St. Patrick’s Haven. So, to answer your question: Yes Virgina, there is a Santa Claus, and he came to the Haven through the kindness of Melissa … Continue reading Yes Virginia, there is a Santa Claus!
Stockings for Soldiers
Each year the staff at Burton Quinn-Scott Funeral Services provides Stockings for Soldiers to those in need during the Christmas season. Once again, Peter Burton, Karen Burton Horstman and their staff provided stockings for all of our guests at St. Patrick’s Haven. Each night approximately one third of our guests are veterans who served so … Continue reading Stockings for Soldiers
Elk’s Ladies Auxiliary Help St. Patrick’s Haven
Each year the Erie Elks Lodge 67 Ladies Auxiliary supports St. Patrick’s Haven with a donation of funds and socks. We use the funds to assist with the daily operation of our program. Socks are the most requested item at St. Patrick’s Haven. For our guests, clean, dry, warm feet make all the difference in … Continue reading Elk’s Ladies Auxiliary Help St. Patrick’s Haven
Community Outreach Group helps St. Patrick’s Haven
Each year, the Community Outreach Group holds a clothing distribution for anyone in need. This year, several members of our Board of Directors and friends of St. Patrick’s Haven drove our guests to the event so they could select items that might have been lost in our recent fire or items needed to get them … Continue reading Community Outreach Group helps St. Patrick’s Haven