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August 11, 2017 – Retirement Message from Darlene Hewett

Seasons come and go and the years pass by, often much more quickly than we realize. As I write this parting message in advance of my retirement, it is hard for me to imagine that I have spent my entire career – over 40 years – here at theVillage. The organization, attuned to the importance […]

Backpacks and School Supplies Needed

Every child deserves to begin the school year with the supplies he or she needs!  Many children served by theVillage need your help to start school on the right foot.  Our goal is to provide the tools that will help our boys and girls succeed again this year!  We will need 500 backpacks to do […]

February 18, 2017- Faith in Action Saturday

Enjoy coffee and a Continental Breakfast. Learn about theVillage programs and help fill Easter Eggs and decorate Easter Bags for disadvantaged children in our Residential Treatment, Foster Care and Outside of School Time programs to help these kids have fun on Easter. TheVillage will supply the plastic eggs, gift bags, stickers, and markers. Please bring […]

TheVillage’s creative therapies featured on Fox 29

We were honored to have Joyce Evans of FOX 29 Philadelphia to help shine light on our use of creative arts therapies to help teenage girls coping with abuse and other trauma-induced issues! Just weeks into the program, a couple of teen girls show our Joyce Evans how they’re finally coming out from the deepest depths […]

October 22, 2016 – It Takes theVillage 5K Cross Country Style Run

Saturday, October 22, 2016  8am – 12pm 5K Cross Country Style Run | 1 Mile Walk/Run | Kid’s 100 Yard Dash This family event will also feature a 1 mile run/walk, a kid’s 100 yard dash, and family activities. 5K registration begins at 8am, race begins at 9am Kid’s 100 yard dash begins at 10am. […]

June 17, 2016 – Grand Opening of Urban Roots Farm at theVillage

You are cordially invited to the Grand Opening of Urban Roots Farm at theVillage Friday, June 17, 2016 11:00—12:30 pm at theVillage The ceremony will be take place in the Picnic Grove. RSVP:  610.519.1657 or RSVP@village1877.org Urban Roots Farm at theVillage produces a wide array of all-natural herbs and vegetables grown at theVillage’s Rosemont Campus. […]

theVillage Presents its Dream of the Future – With Art

Mural of the story: Local CEO helps nonprofits clarify strategic visions – for benefactors With Jeff Westphal’s help, five nonprofits worked with artists to create murals depicting their 20-year goals By Joseph Santoliquito, PhillyVoice Contributor Jeff Westphal carried a vision that jostled inside his head for a time. The local philanthropist, chairman and CEO of […]

February 20, 2016- Faith In Action Council Meeting

Come Learn about theVillage programs, enjoy coffee and breakfast, and help fill Easter Eggs and decorate Easter Bags so children in our residential treatment, foster care and OST programs can have a fun Easter celebration. TheVillage will supply the plastic eggs, gift bags, stickers, and markers.  Please bring wrapped candy (no peanuts or tree nuts) […]

December 3, 2015- Robinson Society Christmas Party

The Board of Directors and Staff of theVillage cordially invites you to join us for our annual Christmas gathering as we applaud our Robinson Society members, encourage our youth, celebrate our blessings and rejoice in the spirit of Christmas. Thursday, December 3, 2015 2 until 4 pm In the Chapel at theVillage 452 South Roberts […]

October 22, 2016 – It Takes theVillage 5K

Saturday, October 22, 2016  8am – 12pm This family event will also feature a 1 mile run/walk, a kid’s 100 yard dash, and family activities. 5K registration begins at 8am, race begins at 9am Kid’s 100 yard dash begins at 10am. Family Activities from 10am – 1pm. Click here for race registration. If you prefer […]

September 2014- Free Workshops for Families

TheVillage is partnering with several leading providers of health services for children to provide a series of workshops at the Karabots Pediatric Care Center, 4865 Market Street, Philadelphia. How To Toilet Train Your Child Tuesday, September 23, 5:30-6:30 PM Sponsored by Elwyn Manage Problem Behaviors Through Play Tuesday, September 30, 5:30-6:30 PM Sponsored by theVillage […]

July 2014- TheVillage Receives Shelter Grant

(Rosemont, PA) TheVillage has received a $40,000 grant from the W. W. Smith Charitable Trust (West Conshohocken, PA) for food clothing, and shelter for adolescents in the Residential Programs. The Residential Treatment Program theVillage treats adolescent girls who require intensive therapies designed to treat complex trauma and significant mental health issues.  The state-licensed and TJC-accredited […]

Feb 2014 – PCV Receives Special Ed Grant

Presbyterian Children’s Village receives grant from Ethel Sergeant Clark Smith Memorial Fund for Special Education for PCV Residential Treatment Program February 18, 2014 (Rosemont, PA) The Presbyterian Children’s Village has received a $7,000 grant from the Ethel Sergeant Clark Smith Memorial Fund (West Chester, PA) to help support the special education needs of disadvantaged adolescents […]

Feb 2014 – PCV Receives Grant

Presbyterian Children’s Village receives grant from Hoxie Harrison Smith Foundation February 18, 2014 (Rosemont, PA) The Presbyterian Children’s Village has received a $10,000 grant from the Hoxie Harrison Smith Foundation (Downingtown, PA) to help support the special education needs of adolescents who participate in the Residential Treatment Program and attend the on-campus Village School. The […]

Jan 2014 – PCV Receives Generous Gift

Presbyterian Children’s Village Receives Generous Check from Keller Williams January 16, 2014 (Rosemont, PA)  Presbyterian Children’s Village received a gift of $5000 from KW Community, the charitable arm of the Keller Williams Devon/Wayne Office.  Realtors in the Devon/Wayne Office hosted a Holiday Shopping Gala with the proceeds going to support programs at Presbyterian Children’s Village.  […]

Jan 2014 – Main Line Media News

Presbyterian Children’s Village Receives Gift from Devon/Wayne Realtors January 16, 2014 (Rosemont, PA) Presbyterian Children’s Village received a gift of $5000 from KW Community, the charitable arm of the Keller Williams Devon/Wayne Office. Realtors in the Devon/Wayne Office hosted a Holiday Shopping Gala with the proceeds going to support programs at Presbyterian Children’s Village. Click for […]

Nov 2013 – PCV Celebrates Arts Cottage

Presbyterian Children’s Village Celebrates Arts Cottage Opening November 7, 2013 (Rosemont, PA)  Presbyterian Children’s Village celebrated the opening of their new Arts Cottage with Tea in the Tent on October 24, 2013.  Guests enjoyed high tea in a tent followed by a tour of the cottage.  The newly re-purposed cottage provides space for art, music, […]