Crittenton’s 2022 High Tea was a smashing success! On April 28, we gathered virtually to give our teen girls the opportunity to share their views on issues impacting their lives and showcase their leadership and advocacy skills. We believe that inter-generational conversations can be a powerful catalyst for positive change. Our annual High Tea is a […]
Siobhan Davenport shares her vision for the future.
At Crittenton, we believe that inter-generational conversations can be a powerful catalyst for positive change. Our annual High Tea is a cornerstone tradition that brings Crittenton teens together with community leaders from the corporate, government, higher education, nonprofit, and social advocacy sectors. Once again we will gather virtually to give teen girls opportunities to share […]
One alumna’s story shows the importance of the right help at the right time.
We are proud to announce that Crittenton Services of Greater Washington has received a major grant from Goldman Sachs.
On the outside, I looked like a typical 16-year-old high school student. But, on the inside, I was secretly suffering. It felt like the world was against me. Then I joined Crittenton.
The Washington City Paper reports on how young D.C. residents who dealt with food and housing insecurity during the pandemic are still dealing with the consequences, even when more resources are available.
Gender and race intersect with mental health disparities in local youth. The Washington City Paper reports on how Crittenton is trying to help its girls cope.
The New York Times wrote about Crittenton girls in their article about how, during the pandemic, teenage girls took on more caregiving at home, extra shifts at work and the burden of organizing racial justice protests.
How to create safer schools and communities for our teen girls as they prepare for the new school year.
President of Crittenton Services of Greater Washington, Siobhan Davenport, discusses strategies to use to deal with back to school stress with FOX 5 Washington, DC.
Better Leaders, Better Schools talks to Crittenton president & CEO Siobhan Davenport about why teens are experts of their own lives.
Our free weekly programs for girls help you raise your daughter to be confident, resilient, and make good choices.Let us be your partner in her success! OUR PROGRAMS Our social and emotional learning curriculum pairs each girl with a program director who works with her school counselor to cover a wide range of topics like: […]
Get Ready for a Night to Remember! Join Us for Crittenton’s 133rd Anniversary Celebration Thursday, November 18, 2021 · 5:30 PM · Virtual Transformational moments: We’ve all experienced them. Those moments—some big, some small—that ultimately have an enormous impact on our lives. This year’s Crittenton Celebration theme is “Moments that Matter”—and we’ll be highlighting some […]
Successful Black Parenting Magazine talks to Crittenton president & CEO Siobhan Davenport about the importance of prioritizing the emotional wellness of our children.
Congratulations to the Crittenton Services of Greater Washington Class of 2021!
Crittenton president & CEO Siobhan Davenport and Crittenton student-leaders share their thoughts on the organization’s Annual High Tea and the importance of youth-guided conversations.
WTOP News covers how Crittenton Services of Greater Washington is helping hundreds of at-risk teenage girls across D.C. and Montgomery County, Maryland, every year.