May This House Become a Home

Work on the Jean Donovan House is well underway, and we’re excited to open our doors on May 31 to expand our capacity, house additional resident volunteers, and serve more women in need. The property of 2005 Mills Ave was purchased last fall, thanks in part to generous donations from both Marge and Bill Dejonckheere and Christ Church Cathedral. When we first toured our new home, it was, well, an absolute mess! Last November, our friends from the Floral House (a young adult intentional community of the Episcopal Diocese) and Xavier University took on the monumental task of clearing the

Volunteer Spotlight: Janet Ziegler

One of our Associate Volunteers, Janet comes to us through the Ignatian Volunteer Corps, a great organization that pairs volunteers with local non-profits. We couldn’t be luckier than to be paired with Janet! Every Thursday she can be found hard at work, having quickly mastered the ins and outs of life here. Even knee surgery and jury duty could not keep her away for long. She keeps us organized in our office, clean and tidy in our living space, and is a trustworthy presence to guests and staff alike! Not to mention, everyone has second and third helpings whenever Janet