OUR PEOPLE

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At Graceworks, our people make the difference. Enjoy these articles about our staff, residents, and volunteers that help us fulfill our mission of Faithful Caring for people in challenging and changing circumstances.

Graceworks at Home Nurse becomes U.S. Citizen

 Delores Bundoc, a nurse with Graceworks at Home for more than two years, recently became a United States citizen. Delores was born in the Philippines.  She moved for a short time to the United States in 1972. Got married in 1973 and had her daughter in 1974 in the United States.   Her family then moved […]

Tim Brandon, CCCS, Interviewed about Credit Card Information

Tim Brandon, Education Coordinator for Consumer Credit Counseling Service, was interviewed by WHIO-TV about a recent Nerdwallet article regarding credit cards entitled “What to know before signing up for a reward card.” The article contains comparative information on which credit cards offer the best rewards program for your use.  You can read the article in […]

Resident Shares Good Feelings Forward

Nicole, a Graceworks Enhanced Living resident, recently realized a lifelong dream of seeing her beloved Cincinnati Bengals play live at Paul Brown Stadium. She chose the “Battle of Ohio” against the Cleveland Browns as her first live game. That match-up took place on November 5. A Bengals victory and the awe of the live game […]

Graceworks Housing resident prepares for Honor Flight

“Whatever needs done, I do it,” says Vance Pribble, a resident of St. Mark’s in Milford, Ohio, a Graceworks Housing Services community. Vance spends his days helping other residents that call St. Mark’s home. He drives them to appointments, fetches groceries and weeds flower beds. He even helped the community’s maintenance man keep up on […]

Redeemer Community Celebrates Volunteers

On April 17, Redeemer Community held a volunteer appreciation luncheon for 25 of their volunteers who are also residents of the community. Jenny Warner of East Dayton Senior Collaborative was a guest speaker that gave a motivating speech highlighting various types of volunteers: purposeful, seasonal, and accidental. One resident volunteer is a purposeful volunteer who […]

Bethany Village to Welcome Area Social Workers for Workshops

Centerville, Ohio (April 8, 2015) – Bethany Village, a continuing care retirement community, will host the 2015 Summer Series Workshops for social workers and counselors. The workshops are sponsored in part by Catholic Social Services of the Miami Valley, Family Service Association, Inc., Graceworks Lutheran Services and Jewish Family Services of Greater Dayton. Bethany Village […]

Dave Jackson Earns Housing Customer Service Award Given During Christmas Party

Each year Graceworks Housing Services selects an employee that illustrates outstanding customer service from across 18 communities in the tri-state region.  The award is given to the person or team that exemplifies our mission, our customer service philosophy, and our Faithful Caring tenants while acting as an inspiration to others.  The award is announced and […]

Pastor Celebrates 50 Years

On August 23, Pastor Larry Hoffsis will celebrate 50 years of ordained ministry. Hoffsis currently serves as Mission Integration Consultant at Graceworks Lutheran Services, a position he’s held since 2002. Pastor Hoffsis attended Capital University in Columbus, graduating in 1959. His education continued at Trinity Lutheran Seminary in Columbus, finishing in 1963. He traveled abroad, […]