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October 5th, 2018

RECAP: L’Arche GWDC 35th Anniversary Symposium on Compassionate Living

The balloons were out front of the beautiful St John Paul II National Shrine and the greeters were ready at 9:30am ….

May 8th, 2017

The Impact of Compassionate Love

by Bob Jacobs     On May 2, 2017, L’Arche Greater Washington, D.C. gathered at the Mayflower Renaissance Hotel to host our 10th annual ….

August 16th, 2018

L’ARCHE REFLECTION: Duke Divinity Volunteer, Austin Maynor

Once I had deposited my bags onto the floor of my small bedroom, Euclid House Home Life Leader Meredith Gursky gave ….

August 13th, 2018

35th Anniversary: Learning to Love

September 29th Learning to Love: L’Arche GWDC 35th Anniversary Celebration  

August 13th, 2018

Messages from Fr. Tom and Dr. Battle

Former Board President, Father Tom Gaunt, S.J. Dear L’Arche GWDC community: We had recently opened the home on Highland Street in Arlington ….

July 19th, 2018

Core Member Retreat with Fritz

At the end of June, L’Arche members from across the Eastern region gathered together for the annual Core Member Retreat. The ….

July 19th, 2018

L’Arche Reflection: A Parent’s Perspective

Usually, I don’t allow myself to focus on L’Arche and what it means to me as a mother. Thinking about it ….

June 26th, 2018

Service Team Leader

Now hiring for Virginia Service Team Leader   Mission of a Service Team Leader To lead a team of Assistants in ….

June 15th, 2018

A National Assembly to Remember

by Laura DeMaria It is difficult to narrow down any one particular moment that was the best part of the National ….

June 14th, 2018

L’Arche Lessons: A Five-Year Reflection

by Megan Hrdlicka As I was recently packing up my DC apartment to move across the country, my mind skipped back ….

June 13th, 2018

Remembering Mary Beth Keaney

by Tamarah Bush Mary Beth Keaney began volunteering at L’Arche through the Ignatian Volunteer Corps in 2015. For the next two ….