19th Annual Hearts for Hope Luncheon

Please join us for an afternoon of scrumptious food, complimentary mimosas, fantastic raffle baskets, a pop-up organic green market, House of Hope thrift boutique, expertly upcycled furniture and décor, and an exclusive accessory bar. In the spirit of House of Hope’s flourishing nutrition gardens and health initiatives, we have invited several community-minded growers and artisans […]

Dare to Care: A Poverty Simulation

‌REGISTRATION FOR THIS EVENT IS NOW CLOSED During the immersive exercise, you’ll be assigned the identity of an under-resourced member of our community. For two hours you will role-play the day-to-day challenges faced by low-income families, demonstrating the interconnected obstacles and scenarios commonly encountered. In your role, you will interact with volunteers participating as service providers, […]

Holiday Program is All Wrapped Up

  House of Hope’s Holiday Program is All Wrapped Up   Thanks to bighearted House of Hope supporters, the agency has successfully distributed cherished presents to 168 Martin County children. House of Hope’s Holiday Program provides the children of enrolled clients the opportunity to celebrate Christmas while their families strive to overcome hunger and hardship. […]

Another Good Match for House of Hope

Local tennis players provide a good match for House of Hope The fourth Annual Charity Doubles Tournament hosted by Buttonwood Tennis Club Nov. 17-19 was another vast success thanks to all involved. Proceeds from the three day event benefited House of Hope, supporting the agency’s mission to empower Martin County residents to overcome hunger and […]

Classes in session at new Enrichment Center

Free classes are in session at the Golden Gate Center for Enrichment Following momentous ribbon cuttings and a successful grand opening, House of Hope and its partners are getting down to business at the Golden Gate Center for Enrichment – the business of empowering the community. On the first floor of The Center the computer lab and library services are available throughout the week to the public. Staff […]

Family Day 2017

On Monday, Sept. 25, the Banner Lake Club was filled with over 100 local residents enjoying a community dinner to celebrate Family Day. The third annual Family Day Dinner at Banner Lake was a collaborative effort between House of Hope, The Banner Lake Club, and Treasure Coast Food Bank. A national initiative, Family Day was created […]

Honoring partners at the 2017 Hope Awards

House of Hope recognizes exceptional individuals and partners at the 2017 Hope Awards The annual Hope Awards featured a delightful breakfast at the Mariner Sands Country Club on the morning of Sept. 20. Community partners, businesses and private individuals gathered to be honored by House of Hope for their ongoing and meaningful contributions of time, […]

254 students supplied for success

Partners in Hope help 254 local students receive supplies for success With the help of hundreds of local donors, two dozen area businesses and teams of volunteers – House of Hope was able to provide 254 Martin County students with new backpacks filled with supplies through the agency’s 2017 back-to-school program. Recipients of the backpack […]

Grand Opening Celebration

Stuart community celebrates the opening of its new Enrichment Center The Golden Gate community celebrated the grand opening of the Golden Gate Center for Enrichment July 29. Local residents gathered their families and friends to enjoy free food and beverages, face painting, snow cones, children’s games and prizes, live music and dancing, information booths and […]

Publix provides 70,000 meals!

Publix Food for Sharing breaks record for House of Hope  For House of Hope, the only sight that is more exciting than a Publix truck pulling into the agency’s distribution center is watching two Publix trucks pulling in. Thanks to community minded shoppers and the supportive employees at Publix, the super market’s Food for Sharing […]

Macy’s Shop for a Cause

“Way to shop!” Who doesn’t love Macy’s? Now through August 9th, visit https://www.crowdrise.com/house-of-hopemc to make your online donation to House of Hope. Each donor will receive an exclusive savings pass to shop at Macy’s during the annual Shop for a Cause event, August 10th – August 13th. Not in town? Don’t worry! You can still donate online […]

The Elisabeth Lahti Nutrition Center

  House of Hope dedicates nutrition center to cherished local philanthropist, Elisabeth Lahti STUART- On the morning of June 30 the House of Hope Stuart Service Center was filled with smiling faces and eager salutations. Long time friends, agency partners and other supporters of House of Hope walked briskly through the Client Choice pantry to behold […]

Sign Up as a Program Partner!

  The transformation of the historic Golden Gate Building into the Golden Gate Center for Enrichment is finally complete! Starting this July, programming will be available in the areas of education, vocational training, health and nutrition, arts and culture, and more. Programs & services will be offered to Martin County residents that are living at or […]

Bank of America Supports House of Hope

BANK OF AMERICA SUPPORTS BETTER NUTRITION AND HEALTH FOR MARTIN COUNTY RESIDENTS House of Hope has received a $5,000 grant award from Bank of America to support the agency’s four Client Choice pantries which serve Martin County residents. Bank of America’s generous support will assist House of Hope’s pantries in procuring nutritious food for their clients […]

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 […]

How Stamp Out Hunger helps Martin County

Local agencies urge Martin County residents to Stamp Out Hunger     House of Hope and several collaborative partners held a press conference May 9 at 10 a.m. to enlighten the public about the current statistics of Martin County residents experiencing hunger and hardship. The timely information was presented days before the Stamp Out Hunger […]

Top Chef Martin County is a Sizzling Success

April 29 was an exciting night with an electric crowd packed in close to watch the final seconds Top Chef Martin County’s cooking competition from the large window overlooking St. Joseph Catholic School’s kitchen. Cheers of encouragement rang out as each attendee rooted for their favorite of the five local amateur chefs. The contenders’ exacerbated […]

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 […]

Publix Charities is Big Heart Sponsor

Publix Charities becomes Big Heart Sponsor with $5,000 donation The Hearts for Hope Luncheon serves as House of Hope’s largest fundraiser each year. On Feb. 2, the agency hosted its 18th Annual luncheon with a new theme ­­­— better nutrition for the community. With the event highlighting House of Hope’s recently planted nutrition gardens, the […]