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.

Senior Companion Program Thanks Volunteers

Graceworks’ Senior Companion Program held a volunteer appreciation luncheon at Goodwill’s Eichelberger Conference Center  on April 12, 2016. Thanks to everyone for their support of our programs!

Bethany Village Thanks ITOP Volunteers

On May 13, 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 9,000 volunteer hours over the past year. Bill Serr, President and CEO of Graceworks Lutheran Services and Dr. Tom Henderson, Superintendent of Centerville schools, attended […]

Successful Collaboration Between Sinclair Volunteers, St. Mark and Redeemer Community

Community and communication, what do they have in common? If you can’t communicate, how do you build a relationship with a community? This has been a long term concern for the residents of Redeemer and St. Mark community residents, just steps apart. The Housing Services properties are located in Dayton and share a parking lot. […]

Grace Lutheran Residents Appreciate Bread of Life Volunteers

Graceworks Housing Services provides safe and comfortable homes for seniors with limited incomes. Housing services partners with many nonprofit organizations in their respective geographic locations. Grace Lutheran is located in Greensburg, Indiana. One Greensburg-area nonprofit is The Greensburg Community Bread of Life, which formed in 2002. Their mission is “Faithfully working together to provide a […]

A special thank you to our volunteers

Throughout the months of April and May, Graceworks will recognize over 800 volunteers who provided 90,008 hours of recorded service in 2015 with an estimated fair market value of $1,926,155. “This year’s volunteer recognition theme of “Volunteers – Giving Time, Touching Hearts” describes your unselfish devotion and commitment to help individuals find stability in the […]

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 […]