Nicetown-Tioga: Mercy Neighborhood Ministries Continues to Service The Community

Nicetown-Tioga: Mercy Neighborhood Ministries Continues to Service The Community

Mercy Neighborhood Ministries (MNM) has been a focal point to the Nicetown community since 1997 and Sister Ann Provost, the executive director of the ministry, has been there since the beginning. MNM has a wide range of programs that cater to the improvement of the children in the neighborhood. A program was recently implemented at the ministry is […]

 By Ian Darrenkamp and Stephen Kimmerly

Hunting Park: Future Expansion of Community Service Organization

Hunting Park: Future Expansion of Community Service Organization

After-school programs have provided a place for students to go to either improve on homework, have a little bit of fun or simply having a safe place to go until mom or dad come to pick them up. While teens eventually leave to go on to the next chapter of their life, another group of […]

 By Stephen Kimmerly and Ian Darrenkamp

Hunting Park: Sister Ann Keeps the Community in Mind

Hunting Park: Sister Ann Keeps the Community in Mind

Many community centers are built and intended to be run with the community in mind. But for the Mercy Neighborhood Ministries the neighborhood has been involved through its planning, construction and now even with the operation. The building, located at 1939 W. Venango St., was renovated from an old, empty warehouse back in 2005 with the […]