"Helping Overcome Poverty's Effects"

A United Way Member Agency


Please stay tuned for news about what our organization is doing and upcoming events that you can be involved with.


Founded in 1965 as part of Lyndon Johnson’s War on Poverty, HOPE began in one room with a pile of used clothing and some shelves of groceries. 


Mail a check to HOPE, call us with your credit card number, or donate online.

  • $25 pays for a session of budget counseling
  • $50 buys a bag of groceries
  • $100 pays for an emergency medical need
  • $250 keeps the lights on
  • $500 pays for a fuel delivery
  • $1,000 moves a homeless family into safe housing

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