The Board of Directors and Executive Staff of The Life of a Single Mom (TLSM) are pleased to announce the release of the annual report for the year ended December 31, 2017. Below is an extract from the Founder’s Statement which can also be found in the report HERE.

The organization is committed to transparency in all our areas of our operation from financial stewardship to programs and projects. We are committed to the mission of seeing no single mother walk alone and know that it takes and army of staff, volunteers, ministry leaders, and stake holders to fulfill that purpose.

“I am filled with gratitude as I reflect on 2017. I am humbled by the generosity of donors, volunteers, and all of our stakeholders who have carried the banner for our organization. The number of single mothers who are being impacted by our organization continues to grow at a rapid pace, but there is much work to be done. We exceeded goals in every critical program area, expanding each program significantly.” ~Jennifer Maggio, Founder & CEO

The organization was established in 2007 in Baton Rouge, Louisiana and later received its 501c3 status in late 2010. Since its inception, the organization has cultivated relationships with more than 1,500 churches and community groups around the United States and 19 additional countries to ensure single mothers of all stages and ages have a support group in their area. The organization has a particular focus in expanding life skills for single mothers in the areas of parenting, finances, and health & wellness, addressing the needs of the “whole” single mom.

For more information about The Life of a Single Mom, visit our website at or call our headquarters in Baton Rouge, LA at 225-341-8055.

The Life of a Single Mom is a global nonprofit committed to seeing no single mom walk alone. Having served more than 71,000 single mothers each year, the goal of the organization is establish support groups for single mothers in communities around the world. To date, we have worked with more than 1,500 churches & community groups to start or improve a single mom’s group. Our programs focus on empowering single moms to grow spiritually, emotionally, physically, financially, and parentally. For more information, visit