Donna Henderson

Donna Henderson

Donna joined Project Hope in December of 2014 as the Case Manager for the Adult Educational Services program. In 2015 she was promoted to Coordinator, and in May 2016 she became the Director of the Department. Donna has a Bachelor's degree in Sociology and Philosophy and a Juris Doctorate in Law.

Donna has dedicated her life to the human service field. In 1992, she became a counselor at a Domestic Violence Shelter. She worked with the legislature and community leaders to broaden the rights of domestic violence survivors. Upon graduating from Law School, She returned to the shelter as a legal advocate and worked on behalf of the women on criminal law and family law cases. She relocated to West Philadelphia and spent the next 15 years working at the Salvation Army as a Social Services Coordinator and then an Assistant Director for a 220 bed family shelter. She returned to Boston and began her service at Project Hope. She is extremely passionate about educating and empowering those she is privileged to serve.

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