Farewell, Dennis Dee! The Ultimate FMC Success Story!
Dennis Dee came as a guest of the Center on August 27, 2014. For more than 18 months he labored with us, and on August 27, 2016 he moved to Chicago for a new chapter in his life.Read More >>
Friend of Fr. Horace – Patron of the Father McKenna Center
Lorraine Wills knew Fr. Horace McKenna well. She still relies on his care, through the Center, to provide for herself and her family.Read More >>
100 Years of Serving God and the Poor
Saturday, July 30, 2016 marks the 100th Anniversary of Horace B. McKenna entering the Society of Jesus. The Father McKenna Center exists to follow in the footsteps of a true SAINT. Horace McKenna SJ was a servant of the children of God, offering real assistance and a compassion that changed minds and hearts. “I can’t talk… Read more »Read More >>
“One of the Best” in DC
FMC selected for the 2016-17 Catalogue for Philanthropy.Read More >>
“Cortez Said Things I Needed to Hear!”
“I feel that I lack nothing I need because God has been good to me.”Read More >>
“I Came for the Food and Stayed to Rebuild My Life”
Reclaiming my life – a success story Every day the Father McKenna Center works with men who are “lost.” But for those willing to do the hard work of self-assessment and follow-through on the strategies they lay out for themselves, success is possible. Below is one such story, told by our guest, Syd. Hey Cortez:… Read more »Read More >>
From the Zen of Car Maintenance – A FMC Guest Makes a Rebound!
Mark Friedrich has made great progress “because I followed what I learned at the Father McKenna Center.” Born and raised on the DC area, Mark was for many years in the automotive industry as a technician and repair man. He understood what made engines run, and how to make them run better! He was also… Read more »Read More >>
Father McKenna Center was my lifeline
“When I came to DC, I had nothing. The Father McKenna Center welcomed me and gave me what I needed to succeed.” That’s Jeffrey Sanford speaking about his experience of homelessness and how the Father McKenna Center gave him the guidance and support he needed to achieve his goal of getting past his struggle. “I… Read more »Read More >>