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, Donor Relations and Data Manager    gro.snacinimodjsmnull@miridliyy

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

Vision of Hope - 2021 Annual Report cover
Winter 2022 Newsletter
Click on images to read our 2021 Annual Report and Winter 2022 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.