Past Grantees

Good Neighbor Grants

October 21, 2014

Good Neighbor Grants ranging from $1,000 to $1,400 were awarded to the following Charitable organizations in our area:

  • ASAP (After School Activities Partnership) – After School programs in Philadelphia Public Schools
  • Breakthrough – After school and summer education enrichment
  • Center in the Park – Senior Center in Germantown
  • Cradles to Crayons – supplies for children in need
  • Dignity Housing – Transitional Housing for Homeless families
  • Fresh Artists – Arts program serving Philadelphia Public Schools
  • Manna – Food for the medically disabled and homebound
  • Project Learn School – After school and weekend arts program
  • Servant Year – Episcopal Service Corp here in Philadelphia
  • Weavers Way Community Program – Stenton Avenue Garden teaching gardening and healthy eating at the homeless shelter located there.
  • Why Not Prosper – Re-entry support for women ex-offenders
  • Women of Faith and Hope – Breast Cancer Support in Germantown
  • Wyck Home and Farm – Fresh Farmers Market in Germantown
  • Yes! And Creative Arts – After-School Arts program in Germantown
  • October 3, 2013

    The Outreach Committee voted Good Neighbor Grants of $1,500 each to the following local charities:

  • ASAP (After School Activities Partnership) - After school enrichment through Chess and Scrabble, locally at Lovett Library.
  • Breakthrough - Highly Effective Educational Enrichment for low-income students in the Philadelphia Public Schools.
  • Boys and Girls Club, Germantown - After school literacy education for Public School Children in Germantown.
  • Center in the Park - A senior center in Vernon Park, Germantown.
  • Cradles to Crayons - School supplies, clothing, books and more for low income children.
  • Manna - Specialty home delivered meals for individuals and families suffering from chronic illness.
  • Wyck Farmers Market - Fresh Vegetables and nutrition education in the heart of Germantown at the Wyck Historic Site.
  • Yes! And - An after school and summer collaborative arts program based at Germantown Mennonite Congregation.
  • The Committee focused locally on the Germantown community and on the needs of school-aged children and families, mindful of the crisis in our Public Schools.

    2012

    Camp Get Along
    Fresh Visions Youth Theatre Company
    Meals on Wheels
    New Directions for Women
    St. Catherine Laboure Medical Clinic
    St. James School
    Weaver’s Way Community Program
    Women of Faith and Hope, Inc.

    Regular Sunday Service Schedule

    8:00 a.m. Holy Eucharist
    9:00 a.m. Holy Eucharist with music
    10:00 a.m. Parish Forum & Kairos
    10:15 a.m. worship.together
    Holy Eucharist for families with young children
    11:15 a.m. Choral Eucharist

    Other Days

    Morning prayer is offered at 7:30 a.m. weekdays, in the Mary Chapel.

    Silent morning meditation is offered at 8:15 a.m. weekdays, in the Mary Chapel.

    Mid-week Eucharist is offered at 12:15 p.m. Wednesdays, in the Mary Chapel.

    Compline is offered at 7:00 p.m. on 2nd & 4th Wednesdays, in the Church.

    Choral Evensong is offered at 5:00 p.m. on 1st Sundays, in the Church.

    We would love to have you join us.

    Location

    This Episcopal church is located in the heart of the historic neighborhood of Chestnut Hill, five blocks west of Germantown Avenue at the corner of St. Martin’s Lane and West Willow Grove Avenue.


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