Here’s your chance to be a square

Barbara Stuart has been busy sewing quilt squares that can be sold to donors. Each square has an inspirational word or phrase written in permanent marker, such as “love thy neighbor,” “pray,” “laugh,” and many others.
July 15, 2020

Peerless Products builds on staff protection

We’d like to give a big thank you to David Elliott from local home improvement company Peerless Products, Inc., for the generous donation of masks for the staff of Fort Scott Presbyterian Village.The masks will help our residents and staff stay safe and remind us of the generosity and kindness of so many people in our community.Peerless Products designs and manufactures windows, doors and other home accessories. The company was founded in 1958 and employs 350 people.While delivering the ma...
May 14, 2020

Spring cleaning? Donate your items now to Presbyterian Village’s annual auction

Now that it’s finally warming up outside, the time for spring cleaning approaches. Soon, area residents will tackle annual challenges such as clearing brush in the backyard, tidying up the basement, cleaning out the garage, and emptying cabinets to replace shelf paper. As you identify the things you no longer need, keep in mind the adage “One person’s trash is another person’s treasure,” and consider donating that “treasure” to Presbyterian Village for its annual fundraiser.
March 2, 2020

Holiday care package reaches military members in time for holidays

Fort Scott Presbyterian Village would like to say thank you to everyone who donated items for the holiday care package we sent to men and women serving overseas in the U.S. armed forces.The troops received the packages in time for the holiday season and shared photos of themselves unboxing their gifts.The gifts and care package helped us show our appreciation for the troops who dedicate their time to serve our country, even as they are separated from their families and homes.
January 5, 2020

Standing in the gap

Successful Good Samaritan fundraiser brings in nearly $30,000 to support seniors in needA well-known Bible verse talks about “standing in the gap,” referring to offering prayer and support for others who are unable to do it for themselves.Ginger Nance, executive director of Fort Scott Presbyterian Manor, notes this verse when discussing the success of Fort Scott Presbyterian Manor’s recent Good Samaritan fundraising event.
June 18, 2019