St. Mary School reaches technology goal through grant

Emily Booker News, Schools

Through the help of the St. Mary’s Legacy Foundation, St. Mary School in Oak Ridge is now a “one-to-one” school, offering a Chromebook for every student in grades 1-8. Through a $29,200 grant, the school was able to install improved wireless infrastructure and purchase dozens of Chromebooks. On May 4, the school celebrated this accomplishment. Bishop Richard F. Stika toured …

St. Mary’s Legacy Foundation grants $720,000 for 2016

Emily Booker Diocese of Knoxville, News

KNOXVILLE– The St. Mary’s Legacy Foundation, and Bishop Richard F. Stika of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Knoxville, today announced grant distributions for 2016 totaling $720,000 for local charities and nonprofit organizations serving Catholics and non-Catholics across East Tennessee. Since its creation in 2011, The St. Mary’s Legacy Foundation has now provided more than $3 million to benefit charitable, education …

Diocese of Knoxville dedicates St. Mary’s Legacy Clinic

Bill Brewer Catholic Church, News

After more than a year of planning and anticipation, the Diocese of Knoxville dedicated the region’s newest mobile medical clinic Sept. 11 during a ceremony attended by diocesan partners and community supporters. Bishop Richard F. Stika blessed the St. Mary’s Legacy Clinic, a 40-foot-long family doctor’s office on wheels, which was dedicated as diocesan and community leaders cut the ceremonial …