News

The most recent news articles have been listed below. Click on the hyperlink in the "Headline" column to view the article.

Diakon Lutheran Social Ministries expressses sorrow over loss of former board member

The board of directors and staff members of Diakon Lutheran Social Ministries express sorrow at the passing this week of Dorothea Henry of Dallas, Pa. Known as "Dottie," Mrs. Henry and her...
July 31, 2014

Two contractors receive excellence awards for Diakon projects

Two regional construction firms have received 2014 Excellence in Construction awards from the Keystone Chapter of Associated Builders and Contractors for their work on Diakon projects.   Wohlsen Constru...
July 30, 2014

DEP grant will allow youths to learn about the Chesapeake Bay watershed

Diakon Youth Services has received a $3,000 grant from the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection to allow 30 students in the Center Point Day Program to participate in the field experience offere...
July 09, 2014

Diakon Adoption & Foster Care receives $10,000 PNC grant to train prospective parents

Prospective adoptive and foster families from the region will receive specialized parenting-skills training, thanks to a $10,000 grant Diakon Adoption & Foster Care, York, has received from the PNC Foundat...
July 08, 2014

Diakon child and family programs transition into separate organization

MECHANICSBURG — Since the mid-1800s, Diakon Lutheran Social Ministries has been serving children and families through a wide range of programs. Today, those programs transition into a new organization...
July 01, 2014

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