Joining God’s Work: Kerry Brubaker, Outreach Ministries Coordinator

The Outreach center serves 1,905 individuals a month through food assistance, supporting many in the local community and neighbors of Water Street. Designed like a small grocery store, guests come and line up right before opening. Then they walk through, picking up various food like canned fruit, cereal, vegetables, frozen meat, usually eggs and dairy, […]

Broken Chains: Mark Noel, Manager of Guest Education

After Mark made the decision to go into counseling, he knew it would be hard to leave his love of teaching behind. He had taught in Lancaster schools for over 17 years. What he didn’t expect was how clearly God would use his love of both here at Water Street. When he started as a […]

Sowing Seeds: Nina Maldonado, Girls Program Coordinator

As the Girls Program Coordinator, Nina has helped to create some of Teen Havens biggest events for teen girls in the community, including the Princess Experience, helping girls grow in self-worth and see themselves as daughters of God. But she also plans and leads programs throughout Teen Haven and you can find her teaching the […]

Breaking Down the Walls: Warehouse Facilitator Mike Casertano

Everyday Mike prays a quick prayer. “Prepare hearts before me, and give me divine appointments.” As Warehouse Facilitator, Mike receives all of your donated goods. And this season is especially busy. Over the holidays we get an outpouring of support as people bring in their “non-perishables” and donated goods. As you can imagine, it take […]