Praise

For 3 new residents who arrived in the past week with 2 more considering.

Another resident graduated the Project Iowa Program.

No illnesses or virus to date for any residents or staff team members.

A local group donated several “most needed” items from our Wish List (link).

Several tangible gifts have been contributed to RHM over the past few weeks.

After waiting since March, Sandy’s retirement was properly celebrated (finally!) with a staff lunch & a public reception held in honor of her 15 years of service.

We are pleased to welcome Stacy Terrill as RHM’s new Program Director.

Board and staff have worked together over the past two years to update the RHM Policy and Procedures. This task was recently completed.

An individual celebrated their birthday by raising funds for RHM via a Facebook Birthday Fundraiser.

 

Prayer

A maternity resident has been ordered house-bound by her physician for the duration of her pregnancy; had to quit her job as a result.

Adjustment time for 1 new maternity resident & 1 new mom and baby who have joined us.

Transition and team-building for our new Program Director and Direct Services Team.

Health for our current residents, babies, and staff amid this pandemic.

That the hearts and spirits of our residents will be uplifted.

Relationship-building between our House Parents and residents.

A second resident is seeking a vehicle to purchase.

Pray for Volunteer needs (link): drivers and office custodian.

Staff need: House Parent Assistant (Des Moines) Staffing need (link).

As God leads, our Board desires to add additional members to their team.

Staff as they engage and work together; for continued unity and effectiveness.

As a result of recent growth and a tight economy, new financial support is needed.

Wisdom & guidance as we plan our first-ever virtual fall Fundraising Banquet. Recruiting Event Underwriters this month.