Members of the Order and volunteers served dinner to about 50 guests of the Fisher Houses on the campus of Walter Reed. A dinner of Honey Baked Ham, potato salad, 3 bean salad, bread and dessert was served. Those serving were Lisa Charles, Anne Blum, Clint Fisher, Fran Swanson, Bennett Solberg, Fran Swanson's with granddaughter Sarah Peugnet El Assi, Joan Glasgow, John Dombrowski, Barbara Knollmann and Robert Powers. To volunteer contact Gaby DeLeon here.read more
Hospitaller Region - Montgomery County, MD
WASHINGTON, DC AREA, FEBRUARY 9-11, 2018
RETREAT DIRECTOR: V. REV. JAMES J. GREENFIELD, OSFS
Father Jim Greenfield, currently Provincial of the Wilmington-Philadelphia province of the Oblates of St. Francis deSales, will become president of DeSales University on January 1, 2018. Fr. Greenfield is well known in Washington, DC as a presider, professor and pastoral counselor.
Our retreat will be held at the William F. Bolger Center in Potomac, MD: www.bolgercenter.com. The retreat will begin with dinner at 6:00 pm on Friday, February 9, and conclude at 2 ...
Project SHARE - Food distribution center. Twice monthly distribution days. Contact: Bob Branand
Wounded Warrior Dinners – Monthly dinner provided to Wounded Warriors and their family members at Fisher House IV and on Walter Reed Naval Hospital Campus. Contact: Gaby DeLeon
Sibley Hospital - Volunteers needed to take Eucharist to Sibley on Tuesdays or Wednesdays. Contact: Fra' James - Michael von Stroebel.
St. Ann's Center - Five times a year we host parties for the young mothers and their children who reside at the Center. Contact Tricia Lloyd for details.
Gift of Peace - Contact Shep Abell to volunteer.
Malta House - Contact Valencia Camp to volunteer.
Navy Medical Center/Walter Reed/ Ft. Belvoir and Ft. Meade - ContactLarry Demaree for more information on events and how to volunteer.
Archbishop Carroll - We are active in a mentoring program through the school guidance counselor. Contact Dorothy Zolandz for info.
Auxiliary - Lizzy Demaree has an active group of young professionals. Please contact Lizzy Demaree.
St. Maria's Meals - A hot meal is served every fourth Tuesday of the month at the Catholic Charities Mona Center, Camp Springs, MD from 4:30 to 7pm. Contact Michael Schreyer to volunteer.
Prison Ministry - Many volunteer opportunities are available. Contact Mike McGarry for info.
Any questions about how to get involved with any of these opportunities should be directed to the Regional Hospitaller, Joan Glasgow.
In 2004 it was decided to split the very large Washington metropolitan area into two smaller regions: Washington, DC and Montgomery County, Maryland. Joan Glasgow was named Region Hospitaller in 2013.