Gift-giving guide for the holidays

  This is a traditional time for individuals and groups to inquire about doing something to bring joy to the lives of their fellow Martin County neighbors at Thanksgiving and Christmas time. Following are some specific ideas, but please also know that food drives and monetary donations are welcome and appropriate at any time of year. For further […]

Stamp Out Hunger 2017

 Hundreds of Volunteers Stamped Out Hunger for Fellow Martin County Residents STUART — This year’s Stamp Out Hunger food drive delivered over 64,000 pounds of food to House of Hope — the equivalent of nearly 54,000 meals for Martin County residents in need. The drive, conducted May 13, is organized annually by the National Association […]

Brown-bag-it for veterans

May 25 is “National Brown-Bag-It Day,” and House of Hope is marking the occasion with a special effort to help local veterans. Brown-Bag-It Day falls close to Memorial Day, observed this year on Monday, May 30. During the week starting May 25, House of Hope asks that you “brown bag” your lunch, put aside the money […]

Help fill Care Packs for homeless

House of Hope regularly provides Care Packs — backpacks full of necessities for people who are living without a stable home. But supplies are running low, and the agency is calling for help. This is a great project for neighbors, businesses, churches and other groups. All County Automotive, will be collecting items for Care Packs throughout March at […]

Fill Easter baskets with joy

If you would like to bring joy to the children of families served by House of Hope, here’s an opportunity to help us make Easter baskets. Below, you will find suggested items for various age groups. Christ Fellowship is making Easter baskets for younger children, so our greatest needs are items for teens and tweens. (View flyer […]

Thank you for the turkeys!

House of Hope would like to thank the many groups and individuals who answered the call for turkeys in the week leading up to Thanksgiving. House of Hope had a list of 360 families who needed help with a turkey dinner, and the demand was greater than our supply. We turned to the community for […]

Thanks for school supplies

House of Hope would like to thank two local businesses for helping with the agency’s back-to-school program. Backpacks stuffed with school supplies were given to 135 children from Martin County families who have qualified for assistance from House of Hope. First, thanks go to Coreen Ulibarri and Michael Ferguson at Edgewater Property-Realty. They spread the […]