President & Co-Founder
She is a wife, mother of two boys and two girls, and grandmother of three. Chris has her own counseling practice, Charis Counseling, and she has an earnest desire to come alongside and walk with people in time of difficulty. You can find Chris tending her garden and taking care of her old farmhouse and mini homestead. She simply loves being with her three grandchildren. And, you can count on being blessed by her wise words and truths that always seem to come at the right time.
Director & Co-Founder
She is a wife and mother of one daughter, and has lived in the Indian Valley for most of her life. She has worked for two non-profits for over 11 years. April was a single mother at one time, and is wired with plenty of energy which she uses to engage in acts of mercy and justice in order to make her community a better place for all. You can find April being creative through sewing or graphic arts, surfing the Jersey waves, working out, and being playful and spontaneous daily!
Secretary, Treasurer & Co-Founder
She is a wife and mother of two daughters, and has lived in Franconia for over 20 years. She has 30-years in the pharmaceutical industry and has recently started consulting. She brings a combination of business acumen along with focus, determination and attention to detail. Jane felt God's leading to dedicate time and energy to address unmet needs and minister to women. You can find Jane enjoy a good run, a round of golf, and cheering on the Nittany Lions and Eagles with great enthusiasm.
ALONG THE WAY CAREGIVERS
Get to know our dedicated staff! They each brings their enthusiasm, experience and a lot of love to the kids and moms we serve. All of our staff come from either an education or childcare background. We train them in pediatric CPR & First Aid training, perform FBI, criminal and child abuse background checks, and we have trained them before entering the home.