Hope Opportunities

hope opportunities

The Hillcrest Hope Opportunities program encourages graduates to participate in community engagement, self-improvement, and other positive activities both for themselves and their children with incentives that continue to provide support and stability. Graduates are eligible to participate in the Opportunities program for five years following their Hillcrest Hope graduation. Points are earned and reported in the following areas to be redeemed for benefits. Scroll to the bottom for link to log your points.

 

hope opportunities

 

 

Points Earned

Provide proof of a debt paid off                                                            100

Bring in completed monthly budget to review with staff                  100

 (must schedule in advance)

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Points Earned

Each hour of volunteering                                                                       50

(can be served with a church, at the Hillcrest Hope Thrift Store, etc.)

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Points Earned

Provide proof of a promotion                                                                 100

Provide proof of a raise/increase                                                           100

Provide proof of job anniversary                                                            200

*(points can only be earned for each year of employment)

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Points Earned

Provide proof of participation in a community class                          100

Cornerstones of Care (gift cards given for attendance)

Mid-Continent Public Library

Financial Peace University: contact us

Single Mom’s Group (Liberty)

Single Mom’s Group (KC-by Penguin Park)

(Other classes accepted, points earned per week attended)

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Points Earned

Provide child’s perfect attendance record (by semester)                  200

Provide child’s honor roll listing                                                             200

Provide proof of child’s character recognition                                    100

Provide child’s recent high school graduation certificate                  500

*(You are only eligible to earn these points if child is in your custody and lives in your household)

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Points Earned

Provide achievement of recent certification                                       300

Provide completion of apprenticeship                                                 500

Provide achievement of high school diploma or Hi-Set                    500

Provide documentation of completed college course                       200

*(points can only be earned for grades “C” or above)

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Points Earned

Life Skills attendance                                                                              100

(Monday evenings @ 6pm, must RSVP for childcare)

Program Graduation attendance                                                          100

(Dates on event calendar, must RSVP for childcare)

Graduate Reunion attendance (every June)                                         300

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Points Earned

Check-in call with Program Assistant                                                     50

(approx. 10 minutes, points can be earned once monthly)