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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 ….

March 24th, 2020

Coronavirus Update: Staying healthy and ways to help

March 23, 2020   Dear Friends, I hope you are all well during these uncertain times – know that you are ….

March 23rd, 2020

L’Arche GWDC Prayer Night Liturgy

    PRAYER NIGHT LITURGY, ORACIÓN  DE LA NOCHE LITURGIA    Call to Prayer, Confession and forgiveness, Llamado a la oración, a la ….

March 11th, 2020

Agreement to Preserve Reevesland Farmhouse, Open New L’Arche Home

For Immediate release Press contact: Mary Ellen Dingley Communications and Outreach coordinator [email protected] After ten years of searching for a fitting ….

February 21st, 2020

Returning to and Growing in Community

When Kara left L’Arche GWDC in 2015, after working as an assistant for two years, she knew she wasn’t done with ….

February 13th, 2020

Job Opportunity: Training Coordinator

Are you motivated by being organized, creating lists, and accomplishing tasks? Do you thrive when supporting others to develop their skills and ….

January 17th, 2020

Filling Jars and Fulfilling Goals: Eileen supports Brooke’s 2020 intention to go low-waste

By Brooke Lacock-Nisly, Administrative Assistant Participating in a 5K race, flying to see a friend in Seattle, hosting a tea party, ….

December 11th, 2019

Advent Reflections 2019

Join us this Advent as we take time to pause, pray, and reflect. Scroll down to read each week. This page ….

November 25th, 2019

Giving Tuesday 2019: Family

Giving Tuesday is December 3rd! Support our L’Arche GWDC family this year – any donation helps. All donations go toward providing ….

November 20th, 2019

The Fabric of L’Arche Family

When I decided to start capturing how L’Arche GWDC is like a family, I thought of Crisely. Crisely was an assistant ….

Photo by Ryan Donnell
October 18th, 2019

To Combat Loneliness, Reject Distance

Written by Mary Ellen Dingley, Communications and Outreach Coordinator The first time I ever came to a L’Arche home, I sat ….