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Lowcountry Nonprofit Serving Sea Island and Downtown Charleston Residents Hosts Open House Event

Our Lady of Mercy Community Outreach will hold a series of Open Houses the week of March 9th at both of our campuses: the Johns Island campus and at the Neighborhood House downtown Charleston. At both service locations, the participants will be given a tour, learn about outreach services and meet volunteers and staff. The Open Houses at both sites will include refreshments. They are free and open to the public.

“If you’ve ever wondered what you could do to help individuals and families move from poverty into more stable circumstances, now is your chance to explore possibilities, ask questions, meet key staff members, and share ideas,” says Director of Development, Deborah LaRoche. “Our Lady of Mercy Community Outreach offers a wide variety of ways for volunteers and donors to become involved in the vital programs we offer, which in turn, have a positive impact on our community.”

The Johns Island Our Lady of Mercy Community Outreach campus (located at 1684 Brownswood Road, Johns Island) will host open houses on Monday, March 9th and Thursday, March 12th, from 10 a.m. until 12 noon, with an evening session held on March 10thfrom 4pm to 7 p.m.

An Open House will also be hosted at the downtown location, The Neighborhood House, located at 77 America Street, on Friday, March 13th, from 10 a.m. until 12 p.m.

Directions to both locations can be found at: www.olmoutreach.org/OLM-Contacts-Locations.htm

If you would like to attend one or more of our tours, please call Deborah LaRoche at (843) 559-4109 or email her at Deborah. LaRoche@olmoutreach.org to RSVP. We look forward to seeing you!

To learn more about the organization, go to http://www.olmoutreach.org/ or Facebook www.facebook.com/OLMoutreach.

About Our Lady of Mercy Community Outreach

Founded in 1989, Our Lady of Mercy Community Outreach provides educational, health and direct outreach services to more than 11,000 people each year in the Lowcountry. Its two locations include Johns Island, serving the needs of James, Johns and Wadmalaw Island residents, and the Neighborhood House in Charleston, serving downtown-area residents. Our Lady of Mercy Community Outreach, sponsored by the Sisters of Charity of Our Lady of Mercy, provides basic human needs while encouraging self-sufficiency and self-esteem through various programs including food and clothing services, dental and prenatal women’s healthcare, English as a Second Language (ESL) and GED instruction, budgeting classes, after-school tutoring and a summer enrichment camp. For more information, visit www.olmoutreach.org.