Month: October 2010

How Many Mermaids Can You Count in This Photo?

The answer is 14. Embrace, St. Mary’s mermaid statue, is surrounded by 13 members of the Ocean View Women’s Golf Association, who call themselves the “Ocean View Mermaids.” Also in the photo is Mary Helen Hilton, St. Mary’s director of...

Children from St. Mary’s, and Other Kids, Have Fun at Homearama

Carrington, who lives at St. Mary’s Home, works on a craft project with help from Angelica Yankauskas, a member of St. Mary’s recreational therapy staff, during Kids-a-Rama at Homearama on Sunday. (photo by Nicole Hoskins Jones)There’s something for...

Honoring the Woman Behind the Scenes

Barbara Perry and CEO William C. GiermakWhen we give tours at St. Mary’s Home for Disabled Children, we spend a lot of time talking about the direct care of the children and young adults. But we also never fail to mention the people who keep the Home running 24...

Celebrating St. Mary’s Girl Scouts

A Girl Scout crossing a bridge during an investiture, rededication and bridging ceremony at St. Mary’s Home. (photo by Lidia Gonzales)  By Norma Loomis, evening program support technician  Family, friends and staff recently gathered to celebrate with several...