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Pillars In Action: Servant Leadership

September 14, 2018

As many of you are aware this is National Direct Support Professional recognition week.  This is a week where we at St. Joseph Home, along with the rest of the nation, recognize the dedication and accomplishments of the hard-working Direct Support Professional (DSP) workforce and express our gratefulness for their contributions and differences they make. . .

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Pillars In Action: Gentle Presence

August 1, 2018

Lately you may have noticed that the ceiling tiles within the resident cottages have become a lot more colorful!  We have a group of gifted staff who have been creating beautiful works of art by personalizing a ceiling tile for each resident in all of the cottages.  I was just astounded when I saw some. . .

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Pillars In Action: Servant Leadership

June 18, 2018

Recently, Rick Theders was awarded a 2018 Voices of Giving Award by the Greater Cincinnati Planned Giving Council.  He has been an unwavering force here at St. Joseph Home.  Not only has he provided professional guidance as the Chair of our Board of Trustees for the past two years, but he also serves as a. . .

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Pillars In Action: Servant Leadership

June 1, 2018

George Denman and the wonderful individuals of the St. Susanna Knights of Columbus Council 10272 hosts a car and truck show every June where all of the event proceeds are generously gifted to the St. Joseph Community. All the good works they do are informed by four core principles that the KOC Council 10272 stand. . .

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Pillars In Action: Community

May 18, 2018

Another school year has come to close which means our time with the amazing student volunteers from St. Xavier High School and St. Ursula Academy ends for the summer.  Lucienne has had the opportunity to spend some time over the course of the year with those volunteers and at a thank you breakfast last weekend,. . .

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Pillars: Heritage

May 8, 2018

Recently our CEO, Dan Connors, was invited by The Women’s Fund of The Greater Cincinnati Foundation to speak at its Employer Toolkit Release.  This first-of-its kind Toolkit provides common sense and actionable solutions to address the biggest pain points for employers and low-wage employees. Dan was able to share how St. Joseph Home continues to. . .

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Pillars In Action: Community

April 25, 2018

I am a new member of the St. Joseph Home community and have been working with the Development Team in a temporary position for the last few weeks, so the 5K was the first event of any sort that I have experienced.  It was also my first volunteer experience with SJH.  It’s hard to put. . .

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Pillars In Action: Heritage

April 6, 2018

Our SJH Community Services and Adult Day Program Staff were invited by Hamilton County to present around Service Innovation as part of their Transformation-at-a-Glance series.  The series is a great education resource for providers, county board staff, families, individuals and other stakeholders, to network, ask questions, and discover great ideas on how to improve both. . .

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Pillars In Action: Community

March 22, 2018

Mrs. Petroviac, Grandmother of a beloved St. Joseph Home resident and long time supporter of the SJH Community, recently shared these words at  a Caring Companion Society Brunch…. “Our grandson Phillip Peters lived here at St. Joseph Home for 26 years.  On January 30th, God decided Phillip should come and live with him in Heaven. . . .

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Pillars in Action: Community

March 2, 2018

Several years ago I joined the Board of Directors at St. Joseph Home eventually becoming the board chair.  It was an extremely rewarding opportunity to give back to the St. Joseph Home community with my time and talent.  HOWEVER, nothing has been more rewarding than when I finished my term on the Board and transferred. . .

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