In recent months, a record number of children have crossed U.S. borders alone. In some cases, these children cross the border to escape violence, poverty and unsafe conditions in their homelands, braving a foreign country without a parent by their side.
For more than 50 years, Catholic teens in Lancaster city have attended a day camp for charitable outreach, called Works of Mercy. Under the direction of Bob Cybulski, youth leader at Historic St. Mary's Church on Prince Street, more than 80 teens perform service over a week of camp at 40 charitable
When Jim Robertson flew to Malawi in May, he took two suitcases — one for himself, and one with more than 30 dresses for 3- to 10-year-old girls and dress clothes for boys, required for them to attend church.
For 46 years, Lighthouse Vocational Services has fulfilled its mission to provide vocational services and training for individuals with developmental disabilities to promote growth, opportunity and hope for their future.