If you follow us on social media, you saw this picture last week from our first prayer breakfast of the year.
It is captivating to see an entire room in prayer. That’s why we wanted to share this photo again and reflect on the power of bowing our heads together to pray for our community and its leaders.
“For where two or three are gathered in my name, there am I among them.” Matthew 18:20 ESV
Dear congressional legislators –
As a faith-based non-profit serving over 4,200 men, women and children collectively in MD, VA and the District of Columbia, Volunteers of America Chesapeake is concerned about mental health, addictions services and caring for the intellectual/developmentally disabled population in your jurisdiction. (more…)
Monet Gallaway went from being a resident at Pratt House, supportive housing facility, to a volunteer, to an employee. (more…)
Rev. Tom Hafer shared his inspirational story at our Residential Re-Entry Center in Baltimore last month. (more…)
In this episode, we speak with two women –one a 26 year veteran who now serves individuals with developmental disabilities, and the other the daughter of a former prisoner who’s now an advocate for returning citizens. They discuss how they have overcome discrimination to have an impact on the vulnerable.
Listen to the episode: (more…)