Monthly Archive August 2012

Privacy Information

Your Privacy Our General Policy The Little Sisters of the Poor recognize the importance of protecting information we may collect from visitors to our website. Our policy is to use the information we acquire from visitors to our websites for internal purposes only, and we maintain appropriate security measures to keep this information private. Users Read more…

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Cappuccino Corner

Opening and Blessing of the Cappuccino Corner After months of tearing wallpaper down, painting, putting in new lights and a new floor, the Cappuccino Corner (formerly the Tea Room) was ready for its blessing. Father Doug McKay, our chaplain, agreed amiably to preside. Everybody was eager to come in, but a yellow ribbon prevented them. Read more…

Prayer Request

Prayer Request We know that God’s love and care are manifested through the hearts and hands of all who share in our mission of caring for the elderly. In turn, God blesses those who serve their brothers and sisters in need. Each day we pray for your needs and intentions, asking our Lord to bless Read more…

Employment

Employment   Welcome to the employment page of the Little Sisters of the Poor in Philadelphia! As employees, we share in the work of the Little Sisters by assisting them in their mission of hospitality — welcoming the elderly poor, making them happy, and caring for them until God calls them home. Following the example Read more…

Donations (Ambrogi)

The Little Sisters of the Poor and N. Ambrogi’s Fancy Fruit Store circa 1934 as told by Richard Ambrogi Some time ago, when we were planning the 100th Anniversary of our Chester Avenue location, Don Carter, our Plant Operations & Maintenance Director, suggested we contact Richard Ambrogi who worked as a service rep for a Read more…

Donations

Donations Be Part of the Miracle–Donate Since 1869, the Little Sisters of the Poor have served the elderly of the Philadelphia area with compassion and love. Sustaining at one point three homes welcoming more than 300 Residents, the community of the greater Philadelphia area has been part of an on-going miracle. People are often at Read more…

Heaven’s Homecoming

Heaven’s Homecoming In Heaven’s Homecoming Father McKay has compiled eulogistic stories of the elderly under his 18 year priestly watch at Holy Family Home, in the Archdiocese of Philadelphia. Through the spirit of Saint Jeanne Jugan and her Little Sisters of the Poor, these humble professors of the faith will make you laugh and cry Read more…

Heaven’s Vestibule

Inside Heaven’s Vestibule Almost one score years ago, June 21, 1993, a new priestly season began for me. On that day, I started my new assignment as the chaplain of Holy Family Home in Philadelphia to over 100 Residents who were under the temporal and spiritual care of the Little Sisters of the Poor. Since Read more…

Association Jeanne Jugan

Association Jeanne Jugan We are an association of Catholic lay men and women whose mission is to imbue the world with the spirit of St. Jeanne Jugan and her mission of hospitality in our daily milieu. We work in close collaboration with the Little Sisters, for we wish to be the extension of their hands Read more…