Catholic Charities director teaches custom tailoring at McGruder FRC
Catholic Charities’ Sewing Training Academy Coordinator Trishawna Quincy films Catholic Charities’ Executive Director Judy Orr while she demonstrates a technique for a custom tailoring class she is teaching at the Academy. The class includes a mix of in-person students at the McGruder Family Resource Center and others who followed along through Zoom.

Catholic Charities director teaches custom tailoring at McGruder FRC

An accomplished seamstress, Judy Orr learned to sew as a child and loves sharing her favorite hobby with others.

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Goretti House offers ‘sisterhood’ of communal living for young adult women
Nine young Catholic women currently live in Goretti House, an intentional lay community for Catholic women in Nashville.

Goretti House offers ‘sisterhood’ of communal living for young adult women

Strong friendships are forged in the Goretti House’s rhythm of prayer and community, and the relationships last and evolve together.

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Students ‘happy to be back together’ with start of school
Holy Rosary Academy, like all schools in the Diocese of Nashville, opened for in-person learning in early August with a number of precautions in place to prevent the spread of COVID-19, including mask wearing, face shields, desk shields, and expanded outdoor classroom space.

Students ‘happy to be back together’ with start of school

Holy Rosary Academy third grade teacher Debbie Pillon, works with a student at the whiteboard of the school’s new outdoor classroom. Photos by Theresa Laurence Earlier this month, the Catholic…

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