Meet Debbie & Steve Peroutka

Advisory Council

Severna Park, MD

Steve Peroutka is a Maryland lawyer who attended Loyola College and the University of Baltimore Law School. He founded the Law Firm of Peroutka and Peroutka, P.A. in 1991 and is currently its Managing Partner. He hosted various local and national radio programs dealing with pro-life and faith-based issues for several years. He has served on many Boards, including The Thomas More College of Liberal Arts, The Women’s Care Center, and the Maryland March for Life. He is the proud recipient of a Doctor of Humanities from Thomas More College, the Culture of Life Medal of Honor from the Archdiocese of Baltimore, and many other Catholic, pro-life, and civic awards.

Steve and Debbie reside in Severna Park, Maryland. They have seven adult children and eleven grandchildren. Debbie and Steve devote significant time to Catholic charitable work and are very active with the Sisters of Mary World Villages for Children. They are active Legatus members and regularly lead pilgrimage trips to visit the work of the Sisters of Mary.

Learn more about the children

The children at our schools come from the poorest of the poor. Each child has their own stories of what their life was before coming to our schools and how their lives are being transformed by the Sisters of Mary programs.  Read the moving stories of our children in their own words. 

Meet Our Graduates

There are 160,000+  graduates from the Sisters of Mary Schools. Many of our graduates went on to live prosperous lives, helping their families and local communities. Read the inspiring stories of our graduates in their own words. 

Life At Our Villages

Learn more about how we help children break free from a life of poverty.