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Heartfelt Thanks

An excerpt from a letter to Allen Fasnacht, BSN, RN, from Kathleen Sonnie, MSW, Program Coordinator at Bethesda Project Spruce Street, a permanent housing establishment for 16 women who were previously homeless.

On Friday, February 15, 2013, several of your nurses volunteered to come with dinner and dessert to celebrate Valentine’s Day with the women. I would like you to know who these wonderful women were: Kathy Farrell, Holly Strine, Angela Jorden, Antoinette Gharlet, Bianca Innaurato, Lindsey Hamilton, Shon Johnson, and Esther Wood.

They not only brought a delicious dinner but also provided all of the paper goods for Valentine’s Day. The nurses served the dinner and provided enjoyable conversation. I commend them for their care, respect, and concern for the women. Blessings on you and your work at Penn Presbyterian!

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