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Community of Believers

7 DAYS AGO  |  Judy Wall
Community of Believers

Community of Believers

In January 2021, it will be a full year since we first heard of a new virus posing a threat of contagion across the planet. We now each have a story of how this past year has impacted us physically, emotionally, and financially. But as Misericordia families, part of all our stories is the shared experience of a sudden and massive shift in our continuing journey with Misericordia.

We have remained a Community of Believers. But the manifestations of each of the four values (Qu...

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Packet Stuffing Day Reimagined

10 DAYS AGO  |  Diane Carpenter & Holly Jennings
Packet Stuffing Day Reimagined

Packet Stuffing Day Reimagined

Last January 2020 before the pandemic, 34 MFA volunteers in the Lois Gates Courtyard Inn spent over 2 hours stuffing 16 pages, 4 envelopes, and bundles of raffle tickets into 571 packet envelopes to be distributed to families on Kickoff Sunday at Misericordia. It’s always been a fun volunteer activity that many looked forward to participating in.

When the pandemic occurred, we decided to have a virtual benefit. This inspired us to further develop our benefit website ...

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Angels In Our Midst

1 MONTHS AGO  |  Kathleen McGinnis
Angels In Our Midst

Angels In Our Midst

The incredible staff members at Misericordia need no introduction. No amount of thanks can ever really express the gratitude of all the families and friends of the residents. We truly have “Angels” caring for our residents.

As we are learning every day, the real challenge facing Misericordia is staffing. A campus with buildings, equipment, and furniture provides the stage, but the exceptional folks who dedicate their careers to caring for our “special” people make it work. Just...

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MFA General Meeting Registration and Practice

4 DAYS AGO  |  Laurie and Bill McCarthy

MFA General Meeting Registration and Practice

Date: January 17, 2021

Time: 11:00am

To register: https://supportmisericordia.org/mfameeting

Registration

January’s General Meeting will once again be held in a virtual Zoom webinar format—the same as October’s meeting. This time we are asking you to register ahead of time. When you click on the link above you will be asked three questions: 1. Name 2. Email 3. Residence where your loved one lives.

After you click on the “ Register " button you will receive an...

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A Message of Gratitude from Sr. Rosemary 1-8-2021

9 DAYS AGO  |  Sister Rosemary

A Message of Gratitude from Sr. Rosemary

Dear Staff:

Each of you is in my thoughts and prayers today as we draw to a close a most momentous week. It is not often that we live through a day that we will always remember, and this past week brought us two days that we will never forget.

First, on behalf of all of us at Misericordia, thank you for the extraordinary success of yesterday, a day like no other as we accomplished something never before attempted in Misericordia’s history. What a day to reme...

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Misericordia Vaccine Event 1-7-2021

10 DAYS AGO  |  Mary Pat O'Brien
Misericordia Vaccine Event 1-7-2021

Misericordia Vaccine Event 

On Thursday, January 7, 2021 Misericordia staff and residents were able to receive the 1st round of Moderna Covid-19 vaccinations. Thirty representatives from Walgreens administered the vaccinations across campus starting at 6am and were there until just after 4pm. Thanks to Misericordia's Administration team and staff, the day was well organized with each area and time slot running smoothly. The Walgreens' staff was divided into 5 teams and sent to...

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Bravo Judy Wall! This Community of Believers Article is "spot on". Excellent work.
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Stephen Dee is friends with Jim Capraro

I took this photo last year at Christmastime, and since I haven't had a chance to be at Misericordia in the evening lately to take this years,... Show more

I took this photo last year at Christmastime, and since I haven't had a chance to be at Misericordia in the evening lately to take this years, thought I'd bring this one back for an encore.

Another Village Art Fair favorite- Andrew Battle (with mom and dad Dana and Brian). Went for an arm tattoo painting rather than a face painting- too... Show more

Another Village Art Fair favorite- Andrew Battle (with mom and dad Dana and Brian). Went for an arm tattoo painting rather than a face painting- too cool for school! Until we meet again!

Ridge Avenue Bakery progress. Looks like baking might commence Summer 2021.

Ridge Avenue Bakery progress.  Looks like baking might commence Summer 2021.
Sue and Wes Mika Looks fantastic! 1 week ago
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On this cold, rainy afternoon- thought you might like to see some sunny smiles- the Huss family!! Until we meet again!!

On this cold, rainy afternoon- thought you might like to see some sunny smiles- the Huss family!! Until we meet again!!
Jim Capraro commented on Margaret Dillon's photo 1 month ago

That jubilant person is Kathy Engler

A couple of my favorites-including our current fearless leaders- the McCarthy's!

Jim Capraro is friends with Kathy Engler

Margaret Dillon shared 2 photos in the Stream Photos album 1 month ago

A couple of my favorites-including our current fearless leaders- the McCarthy's!

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Margaret Dillon shared 3 photos in the Stream Photos album 2 months ago

A few more faces, a few more memories until we meet again. Sammie Metz and family, Britt Rickerson and family, Eleanor Faber and family- all... Show more

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Since we are not able to gather these days- thought you might like to see some photos from a trip down memory lane- until we can meet again! Sharon... Show more

Since we are not able to gather these days- thought you might like to see some photos from a trip down memory lane- until we can meet again! Sharon and Jim Solomon with Krissie!! Family Fest 2017
Jim Capraro This picture should be next to the word "Joy" in the dictionary. 2 months ago
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Jim Capraro shared 2 photos in the Stream Photos album 2 months ago

Wow, just wow!!!

Before and after at 6142 North Ridge. You can almost smell the heart shaped brownies!
(click on the pictures to enlarge). Make a...
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Margaret Dillon I can smell the heart shaped brownies (my favorite)- but fewer calories this way! 2 months ago
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Brian Kearney "...I can smell the heart shaped brownies (my favorite)- but fewer calories this way!" (❁´◡`❁) - Yes, better than White Castles (when as a younger... Show more 1 month ago
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Beth's apartment staff decorated their door with a fun "I am thankful for..." project, a leaf for each gal. Staff helped Beth pick hers and they got it... Show more

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It was so nice to get to see Beth in person a couple weekends ago on a beautiful Fall day at Misericordia. Hadn't been able to see her for 6 weeks... Show more

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Jim Capraro Wow, the colors on campus are stunning right now. So happy for Beth and mom. 3 months ago
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