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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 […]

Graceworks Lutheran Services CEO to Retire Following 30+ Years of Service

Dayton, OH — September 5, 2018 — In a message to employees, Willis O. Serr II announced that he will retire as President and Chief Executive Officer of Graceworks Lutheran Services on March 1, 2019. Serr has dedicated over 30 years of his professional career to the non-profit, faith-based, social services organization. Twenty-three of those […]

Graceworks Housing Services: Grace Lutheran Community Awarded Two Grants

Grace Lutheran Community, located in Greensburg, Indiana, was awarded two grants from the Decatur County Community Foundation and the Agriculture Field of Interest Fund. A total of $1435.75 was awarded to the community to purchase handicap accessible raised plant beds to allow all of the residents to enjoy summer gardening. In addition to the grants, […]

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 […]

Graceworks Housing Services: United Way of Scott County Annual Day of Caring

St. James Community, located in Scottsburg, Indiana, was recently blessed by the employees of Multi-Color Corporation who donated their time and lots of hard work during the annual United Way of Scott County Day of Caring. The Multi-Color Corporation spent several hours one evening in May completing several projects outside the property of St. James […]

Graceworks Housing Services Are LeadingAge ‘STARS’

The LeadingAge Ohio Stars program recognizes non-management employees who demonstrate an outstanding work ethic and commitment to not-for-profit values. Our measure of a 2018 Star is that they reflect Faithful Caring in their everyday work. “It is evident in reading each submission form that all of our staff that were nominated are winners,” says John […]

Graceworks Housing Services: Easter Egg Hunt at Grace Lutheran Community

On Wednesday March 28, over 50 children from ages 1-13 searched high and low for brightly colored and decorated Easter eggs. Grace Lutheran Community in Greensburg, Indiana held its 2nd Annual Easter Egg Hunt for the Heritage Bible Church. Heritage Bible Church is located next door to Grace Lutheran and provides an Easter dinner to […]

Graceworks Enhanced Living Resident Celebrates His 70th Birthday!

Graceworks Enhanced Living resident Greg hit a major milestone on March 11 – he turned 70!  Some of the staff from Enhanced Living surprised Greg with lunch, cake and gifts for his special day. Greg is a huge Cincinnati Reds and Bengals fan and enjoys watching them on TV.  Greg used to like to attend […]