On March 31, 2017, an article ran on the front-page of the Main Line Times detailing the Second Annual Fred’s Footsteps Fellowship Program and Coach Dick Vermeil’s visit to the organization’s new offices in Ardmore for day two of the Fellows Conference.
Fred’s Footsteps annual spring fundraising event, Party in the Yard, was featured in the Philadelphia Inquirer’s “Cause & Celebration” section on Sunday, March 12, 2017. The event raised over $220,000 to support our work with deserving families in the region. Photographs from the event, along with fundraising details, were shared in the Sunday paper.
Executive Director Christine DiBona Lobley and her work at Fred’s Footsteps were featured in the Academy of Notre Dame’s alumni magazine. The article, “Filling Big Shoes,” was part of a series of stories of love, hope, passion, and commitment in Saint Julie’s tradition.
In June, Executive Director Christine DiBona Lobley was a featured guest on “Money Matters TV (‘Where Your Money Matters’)” where she discussed the organization’s 10th Anniversary and how the organization has remained financially secure over the years, despite economic uncertainties.
On Saturday, February 28, 2015, Executive Director Christine DiBona Lobley was a featured guest on PHL17′s “InFocus” with Steve Highsmith, where she discussed the organization’s 10th anniversary and the families we serve in the Philadelphia region.