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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 ….

June 17th, 2019

On the Basis of Equality

Shep Abell is many things – a lawyer, a former adjunct professor at the Georgetown University Law Center, board member of ….

May 17th, 2019

Belonging from St. Louis to London

From St. Louis to Dublin, to D.C., and on to London – Chelsea Sullivan’s L’Arche story has spanned the globe, shaped ….

May 7th, 2019

L’Arche USA Announces the Death of Founder Jean Vanier – Press Release

Editor’s Note: There will be a service in memory of Jean Vanier on June 8th in Washington, DC. Please find details ….

April 12th, 2019

L’Arche through the Camera Lens

Brian Taylor has been volunteering with L’Arche GWDC for nine years – he came to make one video and kept coming ….

A group of people sings and dances on stage and in front of the stage
March 21st, 2019

Creativity and Community: SolidariDay 2019

The energy was high from the very beginning of SolidariDay 2019. This was more than a fundraiser – it was a ….

March 15th, 2019

Our Brother Mo

Maurice “Mo” Higgs 1936-2019 Dear Community, It is with great grief and aching hearts that the L’Arche GWDC community shares the ….

February 8th, 2019

Coming together to discuss Solidarity with L’Arche International and L’Arche USA Leaders

As we celebrated Johnny’s Art show Opening Feb 2nd at the Potter’s House and gear-up for SolidariDay on March 9th—proceeds from ….

January 10th, 2019

L’Arche GWDC Duo Advocate for More Medicare Waivers at Town Hall

“Good evening, ladies and gentlemen. My name is Charles Clark, and I’m here to advocate for more Medicaid waivers for people ….

December 14th, 2018

Come Encounter L’Arche!

Once a month, we host visits for visitors to come and encounter L’Arche. In the space of an hour, we highlight ….

November 7th, 2018

A Wellspring of Love

Passionate friend and story teller, Alfonso Sasieta, Assistant and Home Life Leader at Euclid 2014-2018 reflected upon his time at L’Arche in ….