Love and Hope in Action
Love and Hope in Action

Our Team

Our staff and volunteers are dedicated to treating our clients with dignity and respect, but most of all, unconditional love. 









Brenda Dickerson, President and CEO 

772.781.7002 ext 106

Yvette Gregory, Client Services Director

772.781.7002 ext 104

Steve Dickerson, Facilities Manager

772.781.7002 ext 109

Chef Carla O'Donnell, Culinary Arts Instructor

772.781.7002 ext 105

Chef Leslie Perna, Assistant Culinary Arts Instructor

Joe Murphy, Kitchen Assistant


Sharon Zettle, Office Assistant

772.781.7002 ext 100

Donna Conti, Office Assistant

772.781.7002 ext 103

Judy Stewart, Office Assistant

772.781.7002 ext 111

Heyward Silcox, Case Manager

772.781.7002 ext 108

Our Board of Directors

Madeleine Bozone

William Fisher

Peter Karlan

Gail O'Brien

John Sherrard

Mike Stetson 

Brian Worthy

Brenda Dickerson

URGENT NEED! ~Top priority ~ Eggs, eggs, lots of eggs for kitchen! Saturday to-go bag items:  canned protein such as Dinty Moore beef stew (15 oz), Chili (mild, any meat 15 oz).  Pop-top 18-oz cans: Campbell's Chunky Soup (steak & potato, hearty beef barley). Pop-top 8 oz cans: baked beans (Van de Camp, Bush), Vienna and other variety sausage. Nutri-Grain breakfast bars, fruit-filled Poptarts, family-sized cookies, single-serve cookies, variety soft nutritional bars. Updated 5/16/2023.

Your donations are always appreciated.  To make a donation or volunteer, please call us today!   


1760 SE Salerno Rd. Stuart, FL 34997

P.O. Box 1385        Port Salerno, FL 34992

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