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Good Shepherd Women’s Circle event June 20

Friday, June 14, 2019 by The Press in Focus

The Women’s Giving Circle of Good Shepherd Rehabilitation Network is holding a 10th anniversary celebration, 5:30-8:30 p.m. June 20, Gather Meetings & Events, Hilltop Gardens Chestnut property, 5402 Chestnut St., Emmaus.

Hors d’oeuvres prepared by 29 Cooks Catering and wine will be served. The event is open to women who would like to support Good Shepherd’s mission of improving the lives of adults and children with disabilities.

“It’s the perfect opportunity for philanthropic women to learn more about our group and meet some of our members,” said Anne Baum, chair of the Women’s Circle.

Women’s Circle participants may attendy five networking events a year where philanthropic funding proposals are presented and recipients chosen by the group’s members.

“Since its founding in 2009, the Women’s Circle has raised more than $500,000 to support things like a wheelchair-accessible van for long-term care residents to go on community outings, Good Shepherd’s adaptive driving program, the Needy Patient Fund and nursing and therapist scholarships,” said Marna Hayden, the group’s first chair and a founding and core team member.

Information: Dianne Spengler, dspengler@gsrh.org; 610-776-3559