Our annual Hope Blossoms gala takes place Wednesday, May 8 from 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM. 

Join us in celebrating St. Ann's Center for Children, Youth and Families' history and mission as we honor Sister Mary Bader for her exemplary service!

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St. Ann’s in the News

Mass and Reception Welcoming Sister Nancy

Thank you to everyone who attended (in person and in spirit) our Welcome Mass - celebrated by His Eminence Wilton Cardinal Gregory, Archbishop of Washington - to welcome Sister Nancy Downing, CND, as St. Ann's Center's next CEO!

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In Her Own Words: Sierra's Story

Sierra is an accomplished student and an aspiring business owner who moved with her daughter into St. Ann’s Center’s Hope House program after her employer shuttered during COVID. Sierra took time out of her busy schedule to share her journey and her experience as a young mother.

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  • In 2021, 31 families (including 35 children) found a home in St. Ann's Center's supportive and transitional housing programs.

  • In 2021, 12 families successfully transitioned from St. Ann’s Center to safe, permanent housing.

  • In 2021, 94% of mothers in St. Ann’s parenting classes achieved satisfactory or improved parenting skills.

  • In 2021, 53 children were served in our Child Care Center. 20 children were enrolled in the Early Head Start program.

  • In 2021, 93% of eligible mothers at St. Ann's Center successfully secured employment.

  • In 2021, 1,018 children and adults in the community received much-needed food, baby items, and other supplies through St. Ann's Outreach Program and material assistance programs.