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IVO Of SCI Dallas Supports St. Francis Commons

March 28, 2019

SCI Dallas recently made a donation of $2,485 to St. Francis Commons. The donation came from IVO (Incarcerated Veterans Organization). In addition to the monetary donation, IVO also made a donation of food. While visiting St. Francis Commons to make the donation, SCI Dallas also brought a service dog-in-training to visit with veterans who are residents of the facility. The dog was a part of the Hounds for Heroes program, which is a part of the America’s VetDogs program. From left, are, Ryan Pollock, program supervisor, St. Francis Commons; Licorice, service dog-in-training; and Jocelyn Hillman, social worker, SCI Dallas. St. Francis Commons is a program of Catholic Social Services of The Diocese of Scranton. For information about St. Francis Commons, call 570-209-9200.