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Messiah and Luther Community Help Area Homeless

During the month of October, Messiah Community and Luther Community partnered together for Socktober. The goal was to see which building could collect the most socks for the Caring Kitchen Homeless Shelter in Urbana, Ohio.  It was an extremely close race until the very end with Messiah collecting 233 pairs of socks and Luther collecting […]

STATEMENT ON INCIDENT AT BETHANY VILLAGE

  Centerville, Ohio (October 11, 2017) – On Wednesday, October 11, 2017 a contractor working on the Bethany Village campus in Centerville was killed in a workplace accident. No one else was injured. All residents and staff are accounted for and safe. The Bethany Village family sends its prayers and condolences to the contractor’s family. […]

Graceworks Housing Services Featured In ‘LeadingAge’ Magazine

The following story is from the September 18, 2017 edition of LeadingAge magazine. The magazine highlights individuals served by LeadingAge member agencies. Before success comes patience … when we add to our accomplishments the element of hard work over a long period of time, we’ll place a far greater value on the outcome. When we […]

Students, Housing Services Residents Enjoy Craft Time Together

Residents of St. Paul Trinity, a Graceworks Housing Services property in Maysville, Kentucky, were recently treated to a visit by area high school students. The Health Occupations Students of America (HOSA) participants helped residents make Halloween-themed toilet paper covers. The students brought supplies for the craft and taught the residents how to make the little […]

Housing Communities Donate to Harvey Flood Relief

Messiah Community and Luther Community, part of Graceworks Housing Services, recently came together for hurricane relief efforts during the first week of September.  Donations came from residents from both communities containing canned food, bottled water, cleaning supplies, blankets, clothes and so much more. No resident hesitated to give back! In addition to donations for Hurricane […]

Housing Services Resident Wins Blue Ribbon at County Fair

The Scott County Fair was held July 9h– 15th and the Extension Homemakers Club invited St. James Community residents to participate by bringing an item they had made to be judged and then displayed in the open class building during the week of the county fair. St. James Community is located in Scottsburg, Indiana. The […]

St. James Community Accepts Book Donation

St. James Community, a Graceworks Housing Services property located in Scottsburg, Indiana, recently received a wonderful donation of more than 20 boxes full of hardback large print books donated from the Scott County Public Library. The local public library had a new addition and renovation and wanted to donate their gently used book to St. […]

Bethany Village Thanks ITOP Volunteers!

On May 11, Bethany Village hosted a special volunteer appreciation luncheon for the students of the Integrated Transition Options Program (ITOP).  The students were recognized for their valuable contribution of  collectively almost 900 hours of volunteer service a month among 13 students. Bill Serr, President and CEO of Graceworks Lutheran Services and Dr. Tom Henderson, […]