Katie Norton is the new Refugee Youth Mentoring Coordinator for MRS. She is a graduate of Western Kentucky University, with a Bachelor of Arts in Spanish and Public Relations. Prior to her work at MRS, she completed internships with KRM and International Center in Bowling Green. She recently completed a VISTA service year with MRS, in which she successfully recruited and managed volunteers and worked to engage the community in our programming. We are excited to officially welcome her on staff […]
Plans have been made for our annual agency staff celebration. We will gather on Friday, August 30, 2019, at Holy Family Parish in the Saffin Center – 3926 Poplar Level Rd. The program will begin promptly at 12:15 p.m.
- Greeting and Meal Prayer
- Presentation of service awards
This is an all staff event and is not optional. When All Staff events are announced, your attendance is expected unless your work commitments make it impossible.
Unless a supervisor […]
Sister Visitor Center Block Party will be held next Wednesday, August 7th, from 11:00am-2:00pm, at the Sister Visitor Center on the block of 23rd Street, between Market and Pirtle Street. Join us for a cookout, as well as an opportunity to interact with families in the area as they enjoy activities and games. We would like to see you there! Please check with your supervisor to see if time and department workload allows as summer lunch hour is 45 minutes. […]
In an attempt to keep our server folders from getting cluttered and folks inadvertently placing files where more people than necessary have access, this is a recap of the information shared when we first moved from the old system. This server is hosted offsite by Network Advocates and is backed up every evening.
The Charities Share – or P: Drive – automatically maps when any user logs onto a machine. There are numerous security groups staff are members of to […]
Community Relations Manager Shelley Dewig and Americorps VISTA Katie Norton will be leaving us in the next few weeks. Shelley and Katie have both contributed a great deal to our agency and will be greatly missed! A few staff members are organizing after hours social events to say goodbye:
Dinner for Shelley
Tuesday, 7/23 at 5pm at Queen of Sheba (2804 Taylorsville Rd)
Shelley’s last day with us will be on 7/24.
Dinner for Katie
Thursday, 8/8 at 5pm at Senior Iguanas (Central Station – […]
A message from Shelley Dewig:
You may have seen the article in the Record about Louisville FC coming to help in our refugee youth summer program recently. As part of our new community relationship, they have graciously donated free tickets to their upcoming home game next Saturday, July 20 at 7:00pm against Bethlehem Steel at Louisville Slugger Field.
Some of our refugee clients, mentors and volunteers will be attending, and we have 25 tickets left to give out to staff. Please […]
I usually use this Archbishop’s Leadership Briefing to communicate about issues related to the sexual abuse of minors and the Church’s response. Because I have found this communication tool to be so effective and have heard positive responses from many of you, I would like to share some news about my health in today’s Briefing. (This information also will be included in a letter to the faithful that will appear in The Record tomorrow.)
Over the past few months, I have […]
BE GOLDEN: Do Unto Others. All Others.
Be part of the movement that’s bringing The Golden Rule back to our community.
You are invited to join with the Archdiocese of Louisville for a Vigil to End Human Detention Camps.
Cardinal Daniel DiNardo, President of the U S Conference of Catholic Bishops, and Bishop Joe Vásquez, Chairman of the USCCB Committee on Migration, are calling us to action because of our government’s inhumane treatment of our immigrant brothers and sisters:
“We join with our Holy […]
Kathleen Lee Immigration Legal Services July 1
Mary C Hall-Flege KIPDA Ombudsman July 15
Sondra Mehler Human Resources July 21
Becca Taylor MRS July 23
Beverly Broadus District Ombudsman July 23
Bart Weigel Administration July 24
Tialisha Lumpkin Mission Advancement July 27
Cielina Wallen KOR July 29
Shelley Dewig Advancement Development July 30