Hello summer, my old friend.

Hello summer, my old friend.

I am finding it hard to believe we are almost into the final week of July.  The summer, as it has a way of doing, moves by much quicker than the other seasons.  A variety of reasons contributes to this.  For me, for us, the big one is Farwell House.  Typically 5-6...
Generosity

Generosity

Just a few weeks ago we were blessed with a generous gift from a long time friend. Ryan Quillen (RW for those in the know) donated two truck loads of gravel for our driveway to Farwell House.  “No big deal,” he says, “just wanted to help out”....
What is Frederick?

What is Frederick?

For those of you that have lived in Frederick or are currently living in the community, how would you describe or define Frederick, Illinois? How would you describe the people? Ages? Families? Interests? Occupations? What makes it a great place to live? Why have you...

A few notes of interest and a thank you.

We just wanted to take a moment to update all of you on a few things. First of all, we have submitted our application for an ArtPlace America Grant. The funding from this grant would be a huge boost in the process of making Farwell House become a reality. Thank you to...
What is Frederick?

What is Frederick?

For those of you that have lived in Frederick or are currently living in the community, how would you describe or define Frederick, Illinois? How would you describe the people? Ages? Families? Interests? Occupations? What makes it a great place to live? Why have you...