Fall 2016

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Summer wrap up

This past summer was full of good news and achievements here at Sacred Heart Center. With school out, many children had a safe place to learn and play at our summer camp. When the school year neared, with the help of United Way and St. Catherine’s School we were able to donate backpacks and school supplies to children in need. We also had numerous students who successfully completed their GED high school equivalency studies.

With cooler weather finally approaching, we’re now looking forward to a busy fall.

 

Ways to Help

Stop by to donate a stuffed animal. These will be a great gift for children that come to the Center for the Mexican Consulate’s visit.

Volunteer to help us prepare for our annual fundraising breakfast on Oct 21.

Contact Elaine Hinckle

 

Fall Events

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Hispanic Heritage Month

Sept. 27 & 28, 7 p.m.

A discussion with Rev. Greg Boyle, bestselling author and founder of Homeboy Industries, the largest and most successful gang intervention, rehabilitation, and re-entry program in the world.
Learn more.

Mexican Consulate Visit

Oct 12-15, 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m.

The Mexican Consulate will once again hold its “Mobile Consulate on Wheels” at Sacred Heart Center. Last month over 300 Mexicans from Virginia took advantage of the consulate’s services.

How can you help?

Colgate Dental Van

Oct. 12, 4 p.m. 

Colgate Dental Van professionals are ready to assist up to 100 kids with their free dental screening. Children will also receive a free toothbrush and toothpaste.

Learn more.