Ann Kee

Ann Kee

Ann Kee has been working with World Villages for Children for over 20 years. As a former teacher, she is proud to continue her work in the bettering of children’s lives. Ann has held various roles in communications and donor relations throughout her career, and...
Ivy Marroquin

Ivy Marroquin

Ivy received her Bachelor’s degree in Accounting from the University of New Haven. After being a treasurer for her church for almost 10 years while in Connecticut, Ivy has found a new home working for Sisters of Mary- World Villages for Children in Maryland. She has...
Paul Gesterling

Paul Gesterling

Paul joined Sisters of Mary World Villages for Children in 2020, motivated by the tireless work of the Sisters of Mary and the inspiration provided by its founder, Fr. Al. Paul has over 20 years of experience working the in the non-profit sector. He received his...
Dave Cook

Dave Cook

Dave joined World Villages for Children in 2023. Dave was won over for the mission of Father Al and the Sisters of Mary after his book club read Priest and Beggar. He has a spirit of service with a Eucharistic outlook. Dave holds a Bachelor’s Degree in mathematics and...

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.