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Donations at Work

Donor Impact

Here are some snapshots of the different ways that we’ve been able to treat local residents, along with profiles of the caregivers and donors that helped make these successes possible.

2013 Funds to the Continuing Care and Home Care Ministries

In 2013, the foundation provided the Continuing Care and Home Caer programs with $15,059. These funds supported the following initiatives:

Programs

  • McAuley Residence – Cross & Care project with Chaplain Joe Blatz
  • Mercy OLV Skilled Nursing Facility – “Oktoberfest” entertainment for residents
  • Father Baker Manor – Nativity display for Sr. Jean Klimczak
  • Father Baker Manor – Spiritual care items for Sr. Jean Klimczak

Education

  • St. Catherine Labourè Health Care Center & St. Francis of Williamsville – Lucia Dika Scholarship

Maria Velez, 2013 Lucia Dika Scholarship award recipient and Trocaire College graduate

Maria Velez, 2013 Lucia Dika Scholarship award recipient and Trocaire College graduate

Equipment

  • McAuley Residence – CD players and CDs
  • Father Baker Manor – Courtyard automatic door opener
  • St. Francis of Williamsville – Dietary Menu Board
  • McAuley Residence – Digital photo frames to publicize activities and events with residents,  visitors, associates and families
  • McAuley Residence – 37” LCD television for subacute dining room
  • McAuley Residence – Plaques and Pictures to decorate residents’ units
  • McAuley Residence – Toaster oven