Month: January 2010

Gotta Dance

Carrington doesn’t use her right hand very often. She mostly relies on her left hand to reach out or pick things up. But today was different.She smiled, gleefully shouted “Yeah” a few times and waved her right hand in front of her as she watched the...

Have Fun for a Good Cause

Scenes from the 2009 auction: At left, Trustee Kim Thumel (center) with Doug Henkel and his wife, Toni Henkel, who created purses for bid at the auction. At right, Auxiliary President Karen Hibbard holds a painting up for bid. Karen Hibbard, president of St....

Helping Haiti

(Undated St. Mary’s file photo.) Among the many sad stories coming out of Haiti is the news that six sisters of the Daughters of Wisdom were caught in the rubble. Three were killed; the others are not believed to have survived. St. Mary’s Home for Disabled...

Donor Spotlight: The Mermaids Meet the Mermaid

The Ocean View Mermaids pose with Mary Helen Hilton, St. Mary’s director of annual giving, fourth from left, next to St. Mary’s new mermaid statue. For two years in a row, the Ocean View Women’s Golf Association has supported St. Mary’s Home...