Madeline’s Cottage – A Sneak Peek


Take a sneak peek at our newest residence on campus – Madeline’s Cottage! Join us for our Community Open House, June 26th from 10am-12pm.

Meet Foster Parent and Superdad: Joe Dotson


Joe Dotson is from Louisville’s South end and graduated from Iroquois High school in 1994 – also the year his first daughter was born. After high school, Dotson became a US Marine. His wife, Susan, who is also from Louisville, were married in 1995. Dotson went on to severe in the Marine Corps for 4 years. When they returned in 1998 to Louisville, he used […]

Join us, June 26th, for Madeline’s Cottage Community Open House


Construction is finally complete for “Madeline’s Cottage” named in honor of long time board member and Maryhurst advocate, Madeline Abramson and we want you to see it! The new residence will provide housing and treatment space for 14 adolescent girls and is designed for youth with the highest therapeutic needs in Kentucky’s child welfare system. […]

Save the Date: Maryhurst Grand Opening Celebration for Madeline’s Cottage

Governor Steve Beshear to Speak at Dedication for Madeline Abramson WHAT |       Madeline’s Cottage Grand Opening & Ribbon Cutting Private reception for donors, volunteers and media WHEN |       Thursday, June 25, 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. (program: 5:45 p.m.) WHERE |    Maryhurst 1015 Dorsey Lane, Louisville, Kentucky 40223 MORE |                  Construction is complete […]

The Bennett-Koester Family – A foster family story

Michael Koester, Ahlannia Reese and Richard Bennett

The Bennett-Koester Family has been with Maryhurst as a foster family for one year. They are open and accepting of all ages, races, and religious affiliations. Currently, the Bennett-Koester Family is fostering a teenage mom and her three year old daughter. Their ultimate goal is to adopt foster children into their loving family. Seven years ago, this loving couple of nearly 15 […]


25th Annual Celebratory Luncheon Featuring Special Guest Liz Curtis Higgs coming Tuesday, May 19 (Louisville, KY – May 13, 2015) Maryhurst kicks off its 25th Annual “Journey of Hope” luncheon on, May 19, at 11:00 am at The Marriott Downtown. The annual fundraiser highlights Maryhurst’s work with Kentucky’s abused and neglected children, as well as pays […]

Raffle Baskets for the 25th Journey of Hope


  We are looking forward to our 25th Journey of Hope Luncheon! Celebrate with us at the Marriott Downtown, May 19th. Just $10 could win you one of these awesome raffle baskets! The first, is the Beauty & Relaxation – Pamper yourself with this amazing package, values at $760 and includes: One Microdermabrasion Treatment at Avanti […]

Angela Tanner, March 2015 Shepherd of the Month

Shepherd of the Month, March 2015: Angela Tanner, Program Supervisor – Treasure Home Angela Tanner has been with Maryhurst since October 2012. After receiving her Bachelors of Arts in Psychology from Miami University of Ohio, she started working at a residential agency, but something was missing. It wasn’t the best fit for Tanner, so she looked into the field and found […]