Year: 2017

Volunteer Spotlight: Joanne Konick-McMahan

Please explain your role as a volunteer nurse at Bethesda Mission. I welcome individuals to the clinic and gather written information about what brought them there, their health history, and…

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Renewal: A Building Project Update

by Cindy Mallow, Director of Development January is a great time for renewal:  in our personal lives and in our spiritual lives.  One of my favorite “New Year” verses is…

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Building Passion

by Serina Brown, Director of Community Center Passion is something that awakens our heart to what makes us feel alive. It works to propel us forward into purpose, destiny, and…

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This Christmas, Give a Gift to Change a Life

by Scott Dunwoody, Executive Director New birth; new life; counting our blessings; giving wondrous gifts; enjoying fellowship with family and friends. These are all examples of what the Christmas season…

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Community Center Students Pack Thanksgiving Food Bags for Families in Need

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT:  Katie Andreano, Manager of Communications 717-257-4442 x228 | 973-865-1742 (Cell) kandreano@bethesdamission.org   COMMUNITY CENTER STUDENTS PACK THANKSGIVING FOOD BAGS FOR FAMILIES IN NEED   Harrisburg, PA…

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Film Being Shot at Bethesda Mission, Inspired by True Story

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE –– CONTACT: Katie Andreano, Manager of Communications 717-257-4442 x228 | 973-865-1742 (cell) kandreano@bethesdamission.org   FILM BEING SHOT AT BETHESDA MISSION, INSPIRED BY TRUE STORY Harrisburg, PA —…

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Rescue Mission Food Drive Announced

Bethesda Mission in Harrisburg and Water Street Mission in Lancaster are partnering again this year for their annual Rescue Mission Food Drive from October 30 through December 22.  Last year, over 275,000 meals were…

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The Way of the Cross Leads Home

by Scott Dunwoody, Executive Director Every month an average of 100 men walk up the steps and check in at 611 Reily Street—half are completely new to the Mission; half have…

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A Life Transformed to Help Others

by Don Koch, Director of Social Services My name is Don Koch, Director of Social Services. I can relate to a lot of the men at the Mission, as I…

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Staff Spotlight: Stephanie Diehl

How long have you worked at Bethesda Mission and in what role(s)? I worked for the Women’s Mission as a House Supervisor for a small amount of time during college,…

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