Misericordia University program helps women with children earn degrees

September 12th, 2017 6:01 am

DALLAS — Members of the Prudential Cares community engagement team Chris Posly, director of project management, at left, and Judith Brown, technical specialist, at right, delivered backpacks to the 19 children in the Ruth Matthews Bourger Women with Children Program at Misericordia University. The novel Misericordia program provides housing to single mothers at the poverty level and their children while the mothers earn bachelor’s degrees. Pictured, from left, are Nathaniel Pagan, 2, and his sister, Genesis, 5; second row, Bourger Women with Children students Jessica Vera and Stephanie Pagan.