St. Ann’s in the News

Sister Nancy's Note

The first monthly note from Sister Nancy Downing, CEO, as she shares the warm welcome she received and  special moments in her first month at St. Ann's Center. | Continue reading here. 

Welcome, Sister Nancy Downing!

St. Ann's Center staff, Board members, program alumni, and supporters gathered on Thursday, January 11 at Busboys and Poets (Brookland) to welcome Sister Nancy Downing, CND, as St. Ann's next CEO.

Click here to see photos and an event recap!

  • 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.