Second sober house opens for women in Southern Ohio
[Portsmouth (OH) Daily Times] In 2009, the St. Lucy Sober House for women opened in an effort to provide access to addiction treatment services thanks to a grant from the Episcopal Diocese of Southern Ohio. A second St. Lucy house has opened thanks in part of a grant from the United Thank Offering.
New playground will accommodate kids with disabilities
Thanks for a UTO grant, St. Peter's Episcopal Church in Talladega, Alabama, is breaking ground on a new playground with a special feature -- it's open for kids who live with physical disabilities.
The Pink Bus is Here!
Friends of St. John's Chapel and the African American Family Center for Biblical Dialogue are delighted by the doors that are about to open, both on the pink bus, and in ministry to little girls on Charleston's Eastside. Thanks to the UTO Grant and the gifts and support of many around the diocese, the program called is moving forward.
New Theological and Pastoral center for the Diocese of Antsiranana
UTO funded construction of the New Theological and Pastoral center of the Diocese of Antsiranana has reached the roof however the country is mourning the 150 dead during riots and looting and burning of shops in Antananarivo and in the provinces.
Dental Care in Amarillo
St. Andrew's and St. Peter's Churches are participating members of the Christian Campaign for the Homeless in Amarillo, TX. Individual members of those congregations were instrumental in applying for at UTO Grant to provide dental care for the poor in Amarillo.