Calvary WomenHope Awards Dinner logo 


Tuesday, May 14, 2013 from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM

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Ronald Reagan Building & International Trade Cntr. 
1300 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW
The Pavilion
Washington, DC 20004

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Honorary Host Committee

Phyllis Caldwell
Brenda Canada
Kathleen Walsh Carr
Caren Dewitt Merrick
Honorable Vincent C. Gray
JC Hayward
Jonetta Rose Barras

Hosted By

Sam and Shana Marchio, Event Co-Chairs
Wasfi Alnabki
Tracy Ballard
Mikel Blair
Lisa Cain
David S. Crowley
Olivia Devereux
Adam Hemphill
Virginia Hume
Stacey Jacobs
Lori Kalani
Oneida Khalsa
Swafia Lopez Ames
Danielle Mackey
Joanna Mason
Kymber Messersmith
James Norton
Kelly Poling
Betsy Rimlinger
Cindy Schwarz
Kristine Thompson
Allison Tombros Korman
Elaine Webster


Heather Laing, Development Director
Calvary Women's Services 
(202) 678-2341


Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton

The 12th Annual Hope Awards Dinner is an inspirational and fun evening that supports the work of Calvary Women’s Services. In one night you can... some local heroes
...hear graduates of Calvary's programs share their stories fabulous items at the silent and live auctions
...enjoy a cocktail reception and dinner
...make a difference in the lives of women who are homeless

Join members of the Calvary community as we honor leaders, celebrate the success of women at Calvary, and support women who are working to change their own lives for the better right now.

This year we welcome WUSA9 anchor JC Hayward as our emcee, and Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton as our esteemed honoree. 

Tickets are $250 per person and sponsorships are available.

Silent and Live Auction 

Unique items and experiences available include:

Fantastic sports tickets

Romantic getaways

Handcrafted jewelry

...and much, much more!

Thanks to Our Sponsors:



Wasfi Alnabki


 Capital Properties Group

 Choice Hotels International


General Dynamics C4 Systems

Gorman Health Group

 Hogan Lovells

 Stacey & Gary Jacobs

Koons Toyota

Latham & Watkins

Sam & Shana Marchio

 Joanna & Rob Mason

Kymber Messersmith & John Eisenhart

Paul Hastings

Karen Rodd & William C. MacLeod

U.S. Airways

 Watkins Meegan