April 18, 2019 — On Tuesday, April 16, 2019, Reverend John P. Smyth, former executive director of Maryville Academy and former president at Notre Dame High School, passed away at Loyola University Medical Center after an extended illness. [Read more…]
April 1, 2019 — Zach Miller will be honored by Maryville and the Chicago Bears on April 9 with the 2019 Ed Block Courage Award. This prestigious award is presented to one player on all 32 National Football League teams who exemplifies professionalism and dedication. The winner is considered to be a role model and an advocate for victims of violence, abuse, and neglect.
January 23, 2019 — Auxiliary Bishop Bernard Sheil’s vision of giving young people a healthy and positive outlet through sports and the Catholic Youth Organization continues today through the sponsorship of Maryville Academy. Read the Chicago Catholic story here.
December 10,2018 — Individuals with ongoing responsibility for caring for a person with a developmental disability or other special needs may be eligible for up to $500 in funds for respite care. The Illinois Respite Coalition (IRC), coordinated by Maryville, provides temporary relief for caregivers who may need time to themselves to tend to their own health or for other important matters.
“We recognize how important it is for caregivers to take care of themselves,” Maryville Executive Director Sister Catherine M. Ryan, O.S.F., said. “For those who may not have the resources to take this time, this can be a way to find much-needed relief.”