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We welcome our new Chief Program Officer, Quinta Davenport . Quinta has a rich history with Saint John’s as a therapist and clinician. Most recently, she served as the clinical supervisor for the Custody to Community Transitional Reentry Program (CCTRP)

Saint John’s Childcare staff formed the “Emoji Club” several weeks ago as part of our social-emotional skills program to facilitate open discussions and to encourage our children to talk about their feelings.

  My first few weeks as Saint John’s CEO have been nothing short of amazing! I am continually and overwhelmingly impressed with this program and the personalization of the services we deliver to the women and the children we serve.

Julie Hirota will join Saint John’s as CEO on April 27, 2020! Julie comes to her new post after serving three years as chief operations officer at UC Davis. 

With the ongoing spread of COVID-19, we have decided to temporarily close our campus to outside visitors effective immediately. 

This Valentine’s Day, we express our heartfelt gratitude to all of our community partners, donors and volunteers for all you do for Saint John’s! 

The 2019 holidays were wonderful, busy and magical for all of us at Saint John’s. Great memories were made and the staff enjoyed every moment creating a special experience for our women and children.

The holidays are an exciting time at Saint John’s! Our wonderful volunteers are in full force donating and wrapping gifts, preparing and serving delicious meals and hosting festive holiday parties.

Halloween is a very special time at Saint John’s. For many of our kids, this marks their first experience dressing up and learning how to “trick-or-treat.”

Party for Change Saturday, November 2, 2019 6:00 PM – 11:00 PM Mather Jet Center 10510 Superfortress Ave Mather, CA

Some 250 friends, family and community supporters joined us on a perfect summer evening on the lawn at Plates Cafe for our SOLD OUT (!) Guest Chef Dinner

Our largest annual fundraiser and Sacramento’s “event of the season” is right around the corner!

Summer is in full swing here at Saint John’s, and we’re as busy as ever!

Summer is Upon Us! Our kids are out of school for the summer, and many are already enjoying YMCA summer camp, swim lessons, basketball and other activities that kids should be doing during the summer months, while their moms continue to work hard on their journeys toward achieving confidence and self-sufficiency. Saint John’s is abuzz with activity, as it always is!

As many of you already know, a few short weeks ago we announced that our long-time CEO, Michele Steeb, is moving to Lucas, Texas this summer with daughter Brooklynne and husband Jim, who has accepted a new job there.


Twenty-four graduates of Saint John’s Program for Real Change were celebrated by family, friends, members of the community, Saint John’s supporters and staff as they marked this important milestone toward a new life of confidence and self-sustainability.


Happy Spring to One and All! With our first few warm days now under our belts, we are so excited to be entering into the spring season! Spring is a time of rebirth, renewal and new life – all acts of wonder that we are fortunate to experience here at Saint John’s, each and every day.personal stories focused on the Sacramento community.


Love is in the air! One of our seven core values at Saint John’s is love. Here at Saint John’s, love represents unconditional acceptance within our community of truth and accountability.


Happy New Year! I hope you enjoyed the holidays and your 2019 is off to a great start! Our newsletter this month includes an update on our holiday celebrations, a new program we are piloting and more.

december 2018 NEWSLETTER

A Family’s Gratitude Pauline and three of her six children reflect on what it means to be a Saint John’s Adopt-A-Family beneficiary.


Halloween is always a special day at Saint John’s! As many of our clients are on a restricted schedule, each Halloween our administrative offices turn very spooky and are chock-a-block full of treats as the Saint John’s children come trick-or-treating door-to-door!


More than three million children witness domestic violence in their families each year. Three million. Think about that for just a moment, and your heart hurts.


Graduation Celebration at September’s Guest Chef Dinner featuring Plates Cafe & Catering


Thank you to the YMCA of Sacramento for providing our kids with fun-filled summer adventures!


On Saturday, June 2nd, Saint John’s Program 2nd Annual Polo for Change Event, presented by Steven and Gayle Campora & Catia Saraiva Munoz & Marcus Munoz, was hosted at Chamberlain Ranch in Wilton


Local Photographer Brenda Bisharat Named 2018 Mother of the Year By Saint John’s Program for Real Change


Thank you to everyone who attended our April Guest Chef Dinner and Graduation ceremony with The Sutter Club!

march 2018 NEWSLETTER

Olympian Ruthie Bolton, our keynote speaker for the evening, will share inspiring words for the graduates and program participants

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