Order of Malta


Philadelphia Area celebrates the World Day of the Poor


Approximately 15 local Knights and Dames facilitated the collection and delivery of necessary items for 30 single mothers and their infant children residing at Mothers’ Home. Mothers’ Home is a residential shelter which provides a safe haven for vulnerable, pregnant women in a crisis who choose life as a sacred gift.

The items collected include new baby clothes: sizes NB – 12 months, bottles, pacifiers, teething toys, etc. Presents are delivered unwrapped so that they can be sorted through and divided among those at Mothers’ Home.

Order of Malta

American Association, U.S.A
St. Patrick’s Cathedral Parish House
14 E 51st Street
New York, NY 10022
(212) 371-1522