Spring Newsletter 2011

Charles SchillbergNewslettersLeave a Comment

“In 2010 GH had to face significant financial challenges caused by Alia’s passing: a decrease in the size of the Emerald Mountain groups, a decrease in contributions revenue, and lost revenue from programs that Alia had been planning to teach. We have not yet resolved our real estate tax-exempt status dispute with the Town of Chester, so taxes and legal … Read More

Winter Newsletter 2010

Charles SchillbergNewslettersLeave a Comment

“It is a pleasure and an honor to have been chosen as Executive Director of Guest House. I look forward to introducing myself in person at your upcoming retreats in December. In the meantime, I wanted to write to you to express my appreciation for this unique opportunity to serve you, the broader Diamond Approach community, as well as the … Read More

Fall Newsletter 2010

Charles SchillbergNewslettersLeave a Comment

“As you all know, I will be leaving Guest House this fall and moving to Washington State, near Seattle, so this will be my last newsletter as executive director. I want to thank both the board and the staff of Guest House, as well as everyone in the wider Guest House community, for all the support I have received while … Read More

Spring Newsletter 2010

Charles SchillbergNewslettersLeave a Comment

“It’s spring at Guest House after another intense winter. The spirit of the place has continued to blossom over the last few months. I continue to feel gratitude for the place, the staff, and everyone who has made it possible for our work to have a home on the East Coast. Our Emerald Mountain groups thrive in their work here, … Read More

Fall Newsletter 2009

Charles SchillbergNewslettersLeave a Comment

“The Board of Directors of Ten Directions is very happy to announce that we have selected Adam Fuller to be the Executive Director of Guest House. Many of you have known Adam for a long time or more recently when visiting Guest House. He has been an important member of the Emerald Mountain community since the beginning. As a teenager, … Read More

Spring Newsletter 2009

Charles SchillbergNewslettersLeave a Comment

“For now, the purpose of the Guest House Newsletter will be to provide you with information regarding the functioning of Guest House as a home for the Work on the east coast. Much has happened since we closed on the property in April of 2008. Improvements to the property, plans for future improvements, the hiring of Jake Hesse as our … Read More