Sponsorship Closed

*** SPONSORSHIP CLOSED. This project concluded on our assembly party date, May 21, 2017. Please check back for updates as we distribute the bags collected!*** ***Update 5/3 – time and location change! Due to popularity, we are relocating to a larger space with easier parking: Downingtown Borough Hall, Annex Building, 4 W Lanc. Ave, new time 1pm-3pm!*** Alrighty folks! It’s here!!! Our May Sponsorship: Love Them BACK Packs! SO many of you have been SO excited about this one!!  We’re super happy to actually be able to pull it together. For that we have to credit our MANY wonderful Village Volunteers!! As those of you who haveRead More →

As part of the Village’s commitment to ‘giving back’ of our own unique talents, our Wellness Team was pleased to offer another free LIVE-CAST on Sunday April 23rd! Click here to watch the video on Facebook! All of our Wellness Live Casts are offered on our public Facebook page, via LIVE feed, but also available for viewing later. You have many options on how to watch: Join in LIVE that day by tuning in to our Facebook Page at 1:00pm on Sunday April 23rd – you’ll see the video streaming live and can comment and interact with Annawyn and Angela, well, live! View the videoRead More →

***SPONSORSHIP CLOSED (for now). Goto our home page to see the latest goings on! Once we have the food boxes installed, we’ll update this post with instructions on how to help us stock them on an ongoing basis!*** STOCK the BOX!!! For our March sponsorship we are undertaking a community project!! Eric and Jess Lupacckino along with Rosaria Hawkins and Annawyn & Nathan Laing of Habitat Studios have all collaborated to bring us the IT TAKES A VILLAGE COMMUNITY FOOD BOX PROJECT!!!!! Similar to ‘blessing boxes’ these open access containers will be installed along the business Rt. 30 corridor from Downingtown, through Caln to Coatesville.Read More →

*SPONSORSHIP IS NOW CLOSED – This sponsorship concluded in January 2017. To see our current sponsorship or project, head over to the home page!* OUR FIRST INDIVIDUAL SPONSORSHIP!!!! Read below…this is EXACTLY what I hoped this Village could be here for…to support our sisters, our neighbors, our friends through the extremely difficult experience of parenting during hardship! Read below for Chelsea’s story, and see if you can help with her wish list!! Chelsea is a hardworking single mother to a beautiful 6 month old daughter, living and working in West Chester. Chelsea successfully raised her first daughter by focusing all her energies on being theRead More →

For some #throwbackthursday fun, I wanted to reflect on our very first Village event….when a group of us met to assemble gift baskets for the mothers residing in the CYWA shelter in coatesville. It was our first real Village event! Putting together gift baskets weren’t a part of our original wish list, but that’s really why we love the power of social media! A very sweet and generous member posted posted ‘I was going to make some gift baskets for the mothers in the shelter, because I’m sure the children are all getting things they could use, anyone want to help?’ – and boom! SheRead More →