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Therapeutic Rooftop Garden Receives National Recognition

St. Patrick's Residence has been notified by Hitchcock Design Group, the horticultural architects who designed our beautiful rooftop garden, that our Therapeutic Rooftop Garden has won the American Horticultural Therapy Association's (AHTA) Therapeutic Garden Design Award! The award was presented at their 40th Anniversary Annual Conference in Minneapolis, Minnesota.  Geoff Roehll, the designer, was there presenting a session as well as to receive the award.


Does Your Company Have a Matching Gift Program?

When making a gift to St. Patrick's, please check with your company to see if they have a Matching Gift Program. In many instances, companies will match your donation 1:1 or more. Simply fill out the corporate matching form and send it to us with your donation. St. Patrick's will supply your company with the information they will need to process the match of your gift. By using your matching program, St. Patrick's receives additonal funds that will continue to benefit our residents. It's a thoughtful way to increase your gift to us.

If you have questions, please contact Madelene Bernar, Director of Development at (630) 416-6565, extension 1511.


St. Patrick's Visiting Pet Policy

If you bring a family pet to St. Patrick's to visit a loved one, please be aware of the following:

*  All pets must be up-to-date on vaccinations.
*  If you are taking a pet into a semi-private room, please ask both residents if they approve of the visit before the pet enters the room.
*  Ask permission before you bring a pet too close to a resident.
*  Respect the residents' space; not all residents enjoy pet visits.
*  Pets are not allowed in the coffee shop, dining rooms or wherever food is served.
*  Be prepared to clean up after your pet.
*  You must maintain control of your pet at all times.
*  Dogs should remain on a 4 ft. or shorter leash at all times.


St. Patrick's Donation Policy

St. Patrick's is not able to accept donations of medical supplies and equipment, clothing, housewares, books, etc. without prior approval. If you have a donation, please call the Development Department who will determine if St. Patrick's will be able to utilize these items.

DONATIONS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED WITHOUT PRIOR APPROVAL.

Please call the Development Department at extension 1511 or 1535.

 

Summer of Service

Enrollment for the Summer of Service Youth Volunteer program begins May 1st. 

The program is limited to the first 35 students.

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27th Annual Golf Outing

It's time to get out your clubs and join the Sisters for a day of fun, Monday, May 23rd at Stonebridge Country Club in Aurora.

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