About Vision of Hope


Our Mission

The Dominican Sisters Vision of Hope operates solely to provide quality, affordable Catholic education for the children of their inner-city elementary schools and to ensure a vibrant future for these schools and the communities they serve.

Through your gift, you help Vision of Hope to:

Ensure the educational legacy of the Dominican Sisters of Mission San Jose

Provide tuition assistance and programmatic funding

Invest in students

Our Vision of Hope Staff

Ann Magovern, Executive Director    gro.snacinimodjsmnull@nrevogama

Sister Georgette Coulombe, O.P., Los Angeles Liaison    gro.snacinimodjsmnull@ettegroeg

Danny Diaz, Program Manager, Parent Leadership & Family Engagement gro.snacinimodjsmnull@zaidd

Julie Dwyer, Campaign Director  gro.snacinimodjsmnull@reywdj

Shannon McDonald, Annual Fund Director    gro.snacinimodjsmnull@dlanodcms

Nancy Slepicka, Marketing & Communications Director    moc.liamgnull@akcipelsrn

Yvonne Yildirim, Office Manager and Gift Processor    gro.snacinimodjsmnull@miridliyy

Sister Karen Elizabeth Zavitz, O.P., Administrator and Business Manager    gro.snacinimodjsmnull@enerak

Click on images to read 2020 Annual Report and Winter 2021 Newsletter

Dominican Sisters Vision of Hope   |   1555 34th Avenue, Oakland, CA 94601   |   Phone: 510-533-5768   |   Fax: 510-533-2365  

Dominican Sisters Vision of Hope is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. Our EIN number is 94-3356021, and our tax-exempt status is granted under a group exemption with the U.S. Catholic Conference of Bishops.