***Sponsorship ALMOST open…this one is still in the planning stages, but will be open soon! Join our email list or stay tuned to this post for updates!*** We have something super fab planned for April…we’re going to create back-packs for children entering the foster care system in Chester County. The goal is for county social workers to grab a bag as they head out to transition a child between homes – giving them a little something to call their own through a stressful and challenging situation. We’re going to bundle a little Village love and empowerment as a small gesture to these sweet innocent babes. We’reRead 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 →

We had an AMAZING turn-out for STOCK the BOX earlier this month! We managed to collect over 10 totes full of food and personal toiletries, raised $175 for our raffle, learned all about organic gardening, received tons of children’s books for our boxes and our little volunteers, met so many of our kind hearted neighbors AND we painted our kids mural box! Scroll through our Instagram feed on our home page to see images from the event!! What comes next? Well, AGS and our fabulous volunteer fabricator Eric Luppackino, completed the remaining 4 boxes in the weeks following our event. Our artists are now doingRead 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 →

The lovely ladies with St. Anthony’s Women’s Auxiliary (SAWA) have voted to make It Takes A Village a yearly beneficiary of their support!!! We are so humbled and touched to have been granted this generous show of support for our programs and mission!   The ladies of SAWA meet monthly and sponsor many community events. Their 2014-2015 sponsorships include The Michael Bartone Memorial Fund, Teri’s Run, Bats for Matt, Strikeouts for Katie and the St. Joseph Parish Festival.  Donations were given to The Lord’s Pantry, St. Joseph Giving Tree, Helping Hands of Beaver Creek Elementary School, CMMD, the STA Banquet Hall and Bridge of Hope of LancasterRead More →