Stamp Out Hunger 2017

Stamp Out Hunger is organized annually by the National Association of Letter Carriers and is the nation’s largest single-day food drive. This year, the magic happens again on May 13, 2017. In Martin County, the drive helps to stock House of Hope’s four food pantries – Stuart, Hobe Sound, Jensen Beach and Indiantown — with staples […]

TOP CHEF Martin County

          Visit the Top Chef Martin County website where you can purchase tickets, become a sponsor, and support your favorite Top Chef!  Click Here!  TOP CHEF MARTIN COUNTY                                            

Expo is a Glittering Triumph

House of Hope hosted its first ever Formal Fashions Expo in their Stuart Thrift Store on Jan. 28, drawing an excited crowd. After generous donations from three local anonymous donors, the agency found itself inundated with over 1,200 brand-new formal dresses including wedding gowns and prom attire. With the formal wear taking up so much […]

First harvest!

  The first harvest of House of Hope’s three nutrition gardens has yielded 311 pounds of fresh produce for the community. Intended to offer nutrition-rich options for House of Hope’s clients, the bounty stocked our Client Choice Pantries. House of Hope currently oversees two garden locations including Project L.I.F.T. in Palm City, and The Banner […]

Providing Keys to Self-Sufficiency

Agencies partner to provide keys to self-sufficiency for two local households House of Hope and Project LIFT (Life Initiatives for Teens) have partnered to provide two local families with the reliable transportation they so greatly needed. Anonymous donors gave House of Hope two vehicles which were evaluated and mechanically serviced by program participants at Palm […]

New Year, New Volunteer Opportunities

There are many ways to volunteer at House of Hope!  Whether you want to volunteer solo or with a group, once a week or once a year – we have a way for you to get in on the action! We truly would not be able to provide programs and services at our current rate […]

Formal Fashions Expo

On January 28, 2017, the Stuart Thrift Store hosted its first ever Formal Fashions Expo. The event was inspired by over 1,000 brand-new formal dresses which have been donated by three different anonymous donors. For this exclusive event, brand-new wedding gowns were priced at just $99 with other formal wear ranging between $29 – $59 […]

Hearts for Hope Luncheon

***This event is now sold out. We greatly appreciate everyone’s support!*** 18th Annual Hearts for Hope Luncheon to benefit House of Hope will take place at the newly renovated clubhouse at Piper’s Landing Yacht and Country Club in Palm City. The luncheon will feature a very special keynote speaker, Katie Stagliano of Katie’s Krops, Global Food Initiative […]

Growing Hope

Nutrition Gardens: Growing Healthy Children House of Hope plans to seed Martin County with Nutrition Gardens in three communities — the Golden Gate neighborhood in Stuart, Banner Lake in Hobe Sound, and Project LIFT in Palm City. “Rather than ‘give a man a fish, feed him for a day,’ this is a ‘teach a man […]

Charity Doubles Tournament Serves Hope!

The third Annual Charity Doubles Tournament hosted by Buttonwood Tennis Club Nov. 4-6 was a huge success. All proceeds from the three day event benefited House of Hope, supporting the agency’s mission to empower Martin County residents to overcome hunger and hardship. The tournament opened with the Serve Some Hope VIP Party and Pro-Am competition […]

Food Drive Tool Kit

FAQ about Food Drives and Other Events to Support House of Hope: How do I register for a food drive? Click HERE to register your food drive. But wait, I’m not collecting food. I’m having a different kind of event. What do I do then? You can still register your event by clicking HERE. And […]

Family Day Dinner 2016

On Monday, Sept. 23, the Banner Lake Club was filled with over 120 local residents enjoying a community dinner to celebrate Family Day. The second annual Family Day Dinner at Banner Lake was a collaborative effort between House of Hope, The Banner Lake Club, Treasure Coast Food Bank and the United Way of Martin County. […]

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. […]

Building hope, the renovation update

Visitors to House of Hope’s Stuart location no longer have to watch their step or duck through curtains of plastic sheeting to tour the facility. The renovation is complete and the staff has been giving multiple tours almost every day to introduce everyone to the newly renovated community resource. On the North side of the building the walls have […]

Sizzling September!

September is shaping up to be very interesting and busy for House of Hope. From food drives and lectures to 5K’s and an awards breakfast there are many ways to get involved this month. Here is September at a glance.   Sept 10:  Meal Packing Event From 10am-12pm House of Hope is hosting a meal packing event in […]

Meal Packing Event 2016

Saturday, September 10th, 2016 House of Hope will be hosting a meal packing event in our newly renovated distribution center and pantry. Over 65 volunteers will work together in assembly lines to create 20,000 meals in just 2 hours! All of the meals created will be distributed to our four pantries and our partner agencies. […]

NEW Formal Wear Department at Stuart Thrift

***Update*** Since the original donation, House of Hope has received 500+ more brand-new formal dresses and accessories from two more donors! STUART- After a local formal wear store closed its doors a very generous donor offered their unsold inventory to House of Hope’s Stuart thrift store. Retail manager Donna Vestal excitedly accepted the unique opportunity […]

Seeking Sponsors for Hope Awards 2016

We are seeking sponsors to help us to honor our community partners at the 2016 Hope Awards. Traditionally a luncheon, this year the Hope Awards will take place as a lovely breakfast. Attendees will be able to start their day with a great meal at the fabulous Mariner Sands Country Club on September 23, 2016 […]