Groundbreaking ceremony at Gracenter

Groundbreaking ceremony at Gracenter

A groundbreaking ceremony at Gracenter marked another milestone in the ministry’s 60th anniversary year of its construction. The undertaking 60 years ago was accomplished totally through the generosity of volunteers from 11 labor unions who donated their time and talent and 52 companies who donated the materials. Because of this incredible Good Shepherd story, we chose…

Gracenter receives half million dollar grant

Gracenter receives half million dollar grant

There is good news for Good Shepherd Gracenter. The San Francisco Women’s Rehabilitation Foundation, Inc. also known as Stepping Stone, awarded us with a half-million dollar capital campaign grant in November. We will use the money to build an additional four bedrooms, add another bathroom and widen our narrow driveway.   Terry Hennessy, the Board…

Province Christmas season ushers in good tidings

Province Christmas season ushers in good tidings

Province Christmas parties abounded across the U.S. as Good Shepherd ushered in the holiday season. Province Christmas in Atlanta Dressed in their finest garb on a cold wintry day, 86 elderly immigrants and refugees from the Metro Atlanta region joined Good Shepherd Services (GSS) for a Christmas party on December 17. Guests who had come recently to the…

Healing presence in the lives of women
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Healing presence in the lives of women

Healing presence in the lives of women. That is how women at Good Shepherd Gracenter describe the recovery residence that offers them a supportive and gently challenging program to strengthen their early sobriety. Gracenter helps women without resources break free from drug and alcohol addiction. The healing presence at Gracenter and power of God’s grace…