Meet Jessyca Pierre

As the Girls House Director at Shelterwood, Jessyca Pierre ensures that life at Shelterwood goes smoothly for its teenage residents. From overseeing residential staff, to juggling logistics, to finding time to sit down for a game of cards with the teens, Jessyca supports the residential life of Shelterwood staff and
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Haiti trip leads to heart change for teens

Shelterwood’s trips to Haiti are transformative experiences for the teens of Shelterwood, and this summer’s expedition was no different. At the beginning of June, a group of teens, staff and alumni traveled on the 11th Shelterwood Haiti trip. They spent their days visiting orphanages and learning what it means to
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“We All Had Our Part in the Healing”

Terri Scardino suffered the all too common experience of being the child of an alcoholic parent. By the time she was an adult, she had lost both a brother and a nephew to suicide. She was determined not to succumb to alcoholism or addiction herself, so when her son, Giovanni,
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Meet Rujon Morrison

As Shelterwood Executive Director, Rujon Morrison leads program operations, the team of Shelterwood Directors, intake assessments and much more. “Keeping an open mind is key,” Rujon says, “We can always get better, we can always create something more excellent as we face new challenges.”  Meet Rujon Morrison, and discover how
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