Franciscan Center Getting Men Back to Work

It’s a look Ronald Brown hasn’t seen in more than a dozen years. “The last time I wore a suit was my grandmother’s funeral back it 1998,” he said. But today,  Brown is suiting up to change his life after years of nowhere and nothing to...

What Are You Thankful for This Thanksgiving?

In this season of the Earth’s bounty and harvest, we have so much to be thankful for: faith, family, friends, co-workers, jobs… let us keep grateful hearts for all that is given to us, and share our gifts and talents with those who come to us for...

Top 10 Reasons To Volunteer

Your family could use the break. You don’t have to pay taxes, because you don’t get paid. It gives you new stories to discuss with your therapist. Because you know you look hot in plastic gloves and a hair net. You can practice your silly accents and no one will be...

Empowering People with Power

The intention of the Franciscan Center is to tell you the real life stories of the community that we serve everyday. Here is a short story about a family, that we were able to assist, with the help from our partners. We hope to share more of these in the coming days....