Meet Marie Hardie, working to incentivize Shooze Cruise Host Committee

Marie, Emerging Leader

Marie initially became associated with St. Francis House as a Senior in high school, when a capstone style paper she wrote on social justice and poverty, ended with her volunteering at St. Francis House.  Years later, after earning her degree in Finance/Accounting from Fairfield University, she was looking for ways to volunteer and give back […]

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Meet Molly, a St. Francis House Emerging Leader!

Molly Griffiths Emerging Leader

“I first heard of the Emerging Leaders group through my mom, Gera, who is a weekly volunteer here at St. Francis House.” Molly has been an active member of the Emerging Leaders Young Professionals group for approximately a year now. Molly’s experience She shares, “My experience thus far has been extremely rewarding. It has allowed me […]

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Holiday gift drive searching for interested gift buyers

SFH Holiday Gift Drive

Over the years, generous individuals have helped spread holiday cheer among the residents of our Next Step Housing Program and our Sullivan Family Moving Ahead program.  The impact of these small holiday niceties can be enormous. If you’d like to purchase a gift for one of our students or residents, contact us using the sign […]

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You’re Invited to our Holiday Open House

Holiday Open House graphic

New to St. Francis House and want to learn more?  A long time friend to St. Francis House and want to get reinvigorated in our work?  Come join us on Wednesday, December 7th, from 5:30-7:30 for our Holiday Open House. Enjoy light hors d’oeuvres, holiday cheer, an opportunity to purchase artwork created by St. Francis […]

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Emerging Leader: Philip Schaeffing

Emerging Leader Philip Schaeffing

Meet Emerging Leader Philip Schaeffing: Philip has been active on our Emerging Leaders group for the past year. As an Urban Designer and Planner at Goody Clancy, Philip helps transform cities and neighborhoods into better places for all people. “Preparing food in the kitchen and serving guests got me hooked on learning about the many […]

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