Mother’s Day Delight

This is Doors to Hope’s first of an annual Mother’s Day event. Our Mother is such an important person in our life. Now is a time to celebrate the gift of our Mother.  Not only our Mother but that special person who has been like a Mother to you whether it be grandmas, aunts, special neighbors, teachers, good friends. Come celebrate and have a good time together. Doors to Hope will be honoring a special woman as Mother of the year and three women as her court.



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After-School Tutoring, ESL&GED classes, Women's Group, Advocacy

Mission Statement

Doors to Hope opens learning opportunities, encourages community involvement, and engages in advocacy for women and immigrant families.


ESL Classes

English as a Second Language
Monday through Friday

GED Mentoring

Monday through Friday

After School Tutoring

Monday through Thursday

Computer Access

Available for study, resume, school work, etc.
Monday through Friday

Women’s Group

Every other Friday from 10:30-12:30

Creating a Vibrant Learning Community

We are a 501c3 tax-exempt organization through the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth and your online donations are deductible for tax purposes. Now accepting Paypal!

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“I'm delighted to have the opportunity to teach ESL as a DOORS TO HOPE volunteer.  My adult students are enthusiastic and hard-working.  We spend most of our class time working on verb forms, language structure, and pronunciation.  My students realize that, to become...

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"Volunteering at Doors to Hope has been an incredible experience. The staff brings a great ardor to educating and empowering local Spanish speakers while also taking the time to learn about each family's culture and background. Working among such passionate leaders...

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Meet the staff

Lorena Miller

Lorena has a MA in Media Education and a wide background working with international immigration, women,  education, journalism and photography. Email Lorena

Liana Ibershoff

Program Services Assistant
Liana is from Kentucky and has spent the last eight years traveling and volunteering with women and children, especially in the Hispanic/Latino community. She is studying Social Change and Spanish at the University of Louisville. Email Liana

Some of our volunteers

Sister Carol Kaucic, SCN

Sister Ruth Ann Humphrey, SCN

Denise Ruffra

Carole Sutton

Jack Cox

Jim McHugh

Kendre Barnes

Sister Barbara Bir, OSU

Sister Julienne Guy, OSU

David Vetter

John Norton

Karen Udoh

John Shaughnessy, CFX

Margaret Ball

Andrew Flowers

Barbara Peggs

Jennifer Peggs

Bill Moss

Cecile Chandler

Geraldine Heath

Paula Samuels

Joan Morris


The Goal

The goal of Doors to Hope is to provide education to the people of the south central area of Louisville. This center is a congregational ministry of the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth and works in collaboration with Holy Name Catholic Parish.


Doors To Hope
2914 S. Third Street
Louisville KY 40208

(502) 384-4673


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