Mary Swaykus, SCMM Friend: Retired Medical Doctor
Mary has continued to volunteer in the field of medicine in emergency situations.
She travelled to Haiti after the earthquake and has continued to support one of the clinics which provides needs to those wihthout resources.
Mary offers medical advice to our Sisters and Friends and when asked has participated in medical consults with a sister's doctor.
She drives Sr Alice to visit Sr Mary Schaefer and to East Haven to attend gatherings of Sisters and Friends.
She also regularly volunteers at a food pantry in her city.
This pantry is open four days a week and serves 30 to 40 people for the first three weeks of the month, and 80 to 100 people the last week of each month. - when normally money runs out for those on limited income.