Mary’s Home Maryland

2019 Gala (Coming Soon)

Mary’s Home’s 2nd Annual “Hold on to Love” Gala

Our 2nd annual gala is scheduled to take place on the evening of November 8, 2019 at the Ten Oaks Ballroom in Clarksville, MD. We cannot wait to celebrate our ministry, mission, and community with all of our supporters.

Keynote Speaker

Katrina Zeno

Katrina J. Zeno, MTS,  is the coordinator of the St. John Paul II Resource Center for Theology of the Body and Culture for the Diocese of Phoenix, AZ, and the foundress of “TOB for Everyone.” She has been speaking and teaching nationally and internationally on the theology of the body for 18 years. Katrina co-hosted a 13-part series on  Theology of the Body for EWTN, and she is the author of over 50 articles and three books including The Body Reveals God and Discovering the Feminine Genius. Katrina received her master in theological studies from the Pontifical John Paul II Institute in Washington, D. C., and her BA in theology from Franciscan University of Steubenville. When not speaking, Katrina enjoys dancing salsa and Argentine tango, hiking, and learning Spanish, and she is the blessed mother of a married son, Michael.


Michael and Alicia Hernon

Michael and Alicia Hernon are proud parents to 10 children and the co-founders of Messy Family Project. After serving in their respective fields for decades, they decided to pursue the new adventure of helping couples and families grow stronger in their faith. Dedicated parents and disciples of the Lord, Mike and Alicia tackle issues and topics of parenting, faith, and marriage with honesty, empathy, and a great sense of humor at speaking events across the nation and in their podcast that reaches more than 20,000 families per month.


If you are interested in being a table sponsor for this years event, please contact our Director of Development at or 410-660-7449.