Dear Friend of Hotel Hope,,
Hotel Hope welcomes Ms. Chandra Richardson to Care Team
Chandra Richardson, ABD, is the new Director of Program Services of Hotel Hope. She has an extensive background in higher education with over a decade of experience in social services. Chandra has a passion for helping others, especially the women, children and families in our New Orleans community. 
Her years of counseling experience across a variety of treatment settings include private practice, inpatient substance abuse and community-based services. In her role as the Director of Program Services, Chandra will manage program design and implementation and be responsible for oversight of Case Management and housing services. As a leader in her field dedicated to helping individuals and families in need, Chandra is bringing her expertise to help us further develop the mission of Hotel Hope.
Congratulations to scholarship winner
Ms. Semaj, mother of four children is a recipient of the 2020 PBVM Associate Scholarship. Ms. Semaj, who recently moved to permanent housing, is taking classes at a local university and has needed a computer and printer for her studies. She is most grateful for the support. To the right, Ms. Lee receives her scholarship from Sr. Julie on behalf of the Presentation
A BIG Thank You to all who supported GIVE NOLA on June 2. We surpassed our goal and raised $12,500
We have returned home!
Due to the Covid-19, Hotel Hope moved  guests to the Troubadour Hotel for two months. Planning to reopen on June 1, we knew we needed to spruce up the hotel. Over 30 volunteers invaded Hotel Hope in preparation for the reopening. The hotel    looks great! Everyone pitched in to prepare  for new guests! We are grateful for the community support.
Home Sweet Home
We reopened the hotel on June 1st and presently we are serving 6 moms with 12 children! The youngest guest is one week old! The staff is so happy to be back at Hotel Hope MLK as we continue to serve the most
vulnerable in our community!

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Contact: Mary Lou Specha, PBVM Executive Director
3923 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. New Orleans LA 70125

Main phone number: 504-821-7773

HOTEL HOPE UPDATE:   Sharing news about HOTEL HOPE with Dubuque PBVM Sisters and Associates. Communications Team: Sisters Mary Lou Specha, Julie Marsh and Beth Kress .