Monthly Archive December 2010

Mrs. Maureen McDonnell

On Tuesday, November 9, 2010, First Lady of Virginia, Mrs. Maureen McDonnell, hosted a reception at the Governor’s Mansion in our honor. In gratitude for the lovely evening, we presented Mrs. McDonnell with several tokens of appreciation, including a small pin bearing the likeness of Saint Jeanne Jugan and a patriotic straw hat, which she Read more…

Reflections on Former Resident Helen Tolnay

By Cameron Dunnavant, a first-year student at Virginia Military Academy I remember when I first met Helen Tolnay. She was in the second floor dining room of St. Joseph’s Home where my sister, Helen Gray, and I were volunteering. It is actually because of my sister that I went and spoke to this woman on Read more…