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Drueding Center is an active member of the community. We’re in the news. We welcome new supporters each year, especially through our Stairway to Our Future annual event. And we work to raise awareness about the issues that face homeless families here in Philadelphia and far beyond.
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|Drueding Center names new board members
Meadowbrook, PA—July 8, 2013—Drueding Center, Holy Redeemer Health System’s transitional housing and comprehensive counseling program for homeless women and their children, recently named the following individuals to its board of directors: Nicole Hines of Philadelphia is a Drueding graduate and budding entrepreneur. She most recently worked as a parent and student engagement specialist at Philadelphia Academies, Inc. She has also worked for the Community-Women’s Education Project and the Philadel...
|Drueding Center Children Record CD
Meadowbrook, PA—June 26, 2013—The Singing Cats self-titled CD may never crack the Top 40 pop charts, but that matters little to the members of Philadelphia’s newest—and probably youngest—musical group. On June 24, The Singing Cats celebrated the release of their first CD at Drueding Center , Holy Redeemer Health System’s transitional housing program in Olde Kensington, Philadelphia. The musicians, all between the ages of five and 11, are members of Drueding Child Care Center’s after-school program...
|June 18: New “Green Light Pantry” to hold grand opening
To fight hunger and promote healthy eating, Drueding Center food pantry provides only nutritious food to families in need. Philadelphia, PA—June 17, 2013—During the past year, nearly half a million people in Philadelphia have turned to food pantries for help. On June 18, the City officially welcomes one of its first “Green Light Pantries,” a new kind of food pantry focused on promoting healthy eating while helping families put food on the table. Unlike most other food pantries, the Green Light Pant...