Volunteer Appreciation Breakfast 2017

House of Hope applauds volunteers at annual Appreciation Breakfast Each spring, House of Hope volunteers and staff gather for the agency’s annual Volunteer Appreciation Breakfast. The event was attended by over 150 guests, who were treated to a breakfast at Mariner Sands Country Club. All volunteers were honored for their dedicated service with personalized certificates […]

Holiday thrift store open

House of Hope has set up the Annual Holiday Store section of its Stuart thrift store, featuring goods for Halloween, Thanksgiving, Christmas, Hanukkah, New Year’s, etc. The thrift store, at 2525 SE Federal Hwy., Stuart, has bounty of new and gently used holiday items for sale. The store hours in Stuart are: Mon., Tues., Thurs., Fri.: 9 a.m. […]

Thrift stores with a difference

Ask customers, volunteers and staff members what makes House of Hope’s four thrift stores so special, and you’re likely to hear, “high quality and low prices” or “cleanliness and customer service.” That’s certainly true, but there’s another special ingredient, according to retail general manager Donna Vestal. “Our stores are special because we build relationships with […]

Jensen branch opening Mondays

House of Hope continues to expand its hours of operation to better serve the community. On Feb. 1, the Jensen Beach branch will begin opening on Mondays, joining House of Hope’s Hobe Sound and Indiantown locations in the following schedule: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday, 9 a.m.-4 p.m.; Wednesday, 10:30 a.m.-4 p.m.; Saturday, 9 a.m.-3 […]

Thrift store special sale days

Visit House of Hope thrift stores for these special sale days! Locations and hours >> Monday: DISHWARE SALE 30% off glasses, dishes, pots and pans Tuesday: BOGO on CLOTHING & SHOES Buy one/get one free of equal or lesser value Wednesday: SENIOR DAY (55+) 25% off entire purchase Thursday: FURNITURE SALE 25% off entire furniture […]

Stuart thrift store expands

House of Hope has doubled the size of its Stuart thrift store, just one year after moving the store to Federal Highway. The thrift store, at 2525 S.E. Federal Hwy., now occupies two storefronts (starting in November 2015) in the shopping plaza with PPG Paints, just north of Southern Pig & Cattle Restaurant. The new […]

Stuart thrift store adding Sunday hours

House of Hope’s thrift store in Stuart will be open seven days a week starting Sunday, Aug. 9, in a continuing effort to provide more and better services to Martin County residents in need. The thrift store, located at 2525 S.E. Federal Hwy., will be open 10 a.m.-4 p.m. on Sundays. The store is also […]

Art sale features thrift store masterpieces

​​ House of Hope’s thrift store in Stuart hosted the agency’s first-ever after-hours art sale on Aug. 27 and raised thousands of dollars for House of Hope.  Sales of the artwork totaled $4,300, with $1,750 sold on the night of the event itself. For months, staff and volunteers put aside treasures for the event, which featured about […]