25th Anniversary Virtual Gala

Thank you for joining us for the Covenant House Greater Washington, 25th Anniversary Virtual Gala. Despite not being able to gather in person, we are so fortunate to have friends like you as part of our Covenant House community.


The pressures facing all of us in the midst of this pandemic are exponentially amplified for young people experiencing homelessness, disconnection and exploitation. Your meaningful contributions provide support so that we may continue to ensure the most vulnerable among us remain safe and secure.

To give:

Text CHDC25 to 76278 or

go to chdc25.givesmart.com

Master of Ceremonies

Aaron Gilchrist – NBC4 News Anchor


The evening will include special remarks from:


John Dickerson – Journalist and CBS Correspondent

The Honorable Muriel Bowser – DC Mayor

Kevin Ryan – President, Covenant House International

The Honorable Anthony Williams – Former DC Mayor

U.S. Senator Cory Booker – New Jersey

The Honorable Vincent Gray – Former Mayor & Ward 7 CM

Chris Smith – CEO, WC Smith

Tony Curtis & Jeannie Clark – AOBA

Joe Clair – WPGC Radio Host

Donna Cooper – President, Pepco Region

Laura Zeilinger – Director, Department of Human Services

Shanika Wilson – Graduate, CHGW

Angela Jones Hackley – Executive Director, CHGW

Vocal performance from DC’s own Vanessa R. Williams

and more!


For more information, contact

Marlena Tracy at mtracy@chdc.org

Event Sponsors