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January 2, 2015

From failure to community

College dropouts find new direction in L’Arche Note: This is the first story in a series titled Where are they now? ….

December 2, 2014

Life Together: 2014 Annual Report

  Dear friends, As L’Arche founder Jean Vanier writes in his book Be Not Afraid, living together is difficult for human ….

November 6, 2014

At L’Arche, those at the margins find love at the center

by Michael Gerson, opinion writer, The Washington Post In an older, gentrifying, suburban Virginia neighborhood — the kind with porch flags ….

November 3, 2014

Jean Vanier and L’Arche Receive Award

Elizabeth Rankin, Kellogg Institute for International Studies, University of Notre Dame Jean Vanier and L’Arche Receive Notre Dame Award for International ….

October 15, 2014

Laurie’s New Life in L’Arche

Last New Year’s Eve Laurie Pippenger created a collage and titled it “My New Life.” The photos included one of a large ….

September 17, 2014

Falling Blocks and Gratuitous Love

Hazel Pulliam shot me a look from the passenger seat as I maneuvered the van around in the dead-end road. It ….

August 19, 2014

The Luckiest Girl in the World

Yuan Feng is originally from Beijing, China, and goes by Rebecca in the U.S. She is currently majoring in Finance and ….

August 11, 2014

The Sound of One Voice

One of my first memories from childhood is of the playground outside of our military apartment complex in Hanau, Germany. I ….

July 31, 2014

Double Your Donation This Summer

Thanks to a generous donor, any gift L’Arche receives between now and September 15 will be matched dollar-for-dollar (up to $100,000). ….

July 15, 2014

L’Arche GWDC Hosts Traveling Ark

Shortly after Jean Vanier, Philippe Seux, and Rappahël Simi moved in to a small home in Trosly-Breuil, France, Jean asked his ….