Faithful Leadership

On Sunday, March 3, Graceworks formally thanked Willis O. Serr II for his longtime service to the organization. Bill faithfully served Graceworks for over 30 years, with many of those in the role of President and CEO. Bill has earned a happy retirement filled with Ohio State Football games and travel with his wife and […]

Celebration of New Beginnings

Join us on Sunday, March at Epiphany Lutheran Church in Centerville, Ohio for a Celebration of New Beginnings. We will wish current CEO Bill Serr a happy retirement and install Judy Budi to her new post as President and CEO. All are welcome and a reception follows the service.

Hiring Event for Graceworks Enhanced Living, Graceworks at Home and Bethany Village – Thursday February 7

Please feel free to invite anyone who might be interested in a new job opportunity to attend our hiring event, which will be held on Thursday February 7 in our new Crescent Crossing facility on the Bethany Campus from 10:00am – 2:00pm.  We will be doing on-the-spot job interviews for positions at Graceworks Enhanced Living […]

Graceworks Lutheran Services Announces Judy A. Budi As New President & CEO

Centerville, Ohio (January 15, 2019) – Graceworks Lutheran Services, a large nonprofit organization based in Centerville, Ohio is pleased to announce Judy A. Budi will be its new President & Chief Executive Officer effective March 2, 2019. Budi replaces current CEO Willis O. Serr II who will retire after 30 years of service on March […]

Once Around Shop Helps Families In Need During 2018

Earlier in 2018, a family came to the Once Around Shop requesting Financial Assistance to prevent their Vectren from being disconnected.  The husband was working two jobs, but was laid off from one and then offered a promotion at the other.  Due to the gap at the end of the one job and the beginning […]

Graceworks to Transfer CCCS Operations To The HomeOwnership Center

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Centerville, Ohio (November 7, 2018) – For more than 90 years, Graceworks Lutheran Services has provided innovative community-based programs to meet the needs of Miami Valley residents. Graceworks began offering Consumer Credit Counseling Service (CCCS) debt management programs in 1980. The program offerings expanded, assisting individuals and families to regain control […]

Eaton Once Around Shop and Preble County Emergency Food Pantry to Become The Common Good; New Nonprofit

  Centerville, Ohio (May 23, 2018) – Graceworks Lutheran Services formally announces Eaton Once Around Shop and Preble County Emergency Food Pantry will become a new nonprofit organization named The Common Good of Preble County. Graceworks and the Eaton Ministerial Association collaborate on the Once Around Shop and Food Pantry. This successful partnership recently marked […]

Preble County Food Bank Receives Massive Donation

Our Preble County food bank received a massive donation of goods right before the new year. That’s because Preble County Commissioner Denise Robertson won a shopping spree from Needler’s Fresh Market – and donated all her winnings to our mission! The Register-Herald wrote an article to highlight this event along with a 90-second video of […]