“You’re Invited” This is the 2017 theme for First Presbyterian Church of Liberty: You’re Invited. It is the theme that began our conversation this month with Pastor Nikki Cooley, as she invited any and all school-age kids at Hillcrest Hope to their Summer Day Camp being held this very week. It is the theme thatRead more about Partners in Hope: First Presbyterian Church of Liberty[…]
Our 3rd annual graduate reunion was a hit! We congregated at Macken Park in North Kansas City once again to celebrate our graduates, catch up on their lives, and enjoy some food and fun. Our investment into the lives of these families and individuals is an honor and we love the chance to see themRead more about 3rd Annual Graduate Reunion[…]
SAVE THE DATE!
The 4th Annual Dad & Daughter 5k is coming June 10th and benefiting Hillcrest Hope.
This month, we had the opportunity to sit down with Father Mike Roach with St. James Catholic Church in Liberty, one of our Partners in Hope. As we found our way past the brand-new development of shopping and eateries just north of St. James, we were reminded of the growth that our Liberty community hasRead more about Partners in Hope: St. James Catholic Church[…]
Our beloved Hillcrest Hope Thrift Store prides itself in providing low-cost alternatives for clothing, household, and furniture needs in our community. From creatives looking to “flip” or refinish, to families searching for affordable offers, this store has it all. Dependent upon a host of volunteers, Hillcrest Hope Thrift keeps a low overhead to ensure dollars areRead more about Hillcrest Hope Thrift Store[…]
Christy and her children came to Hillcrest Hope to find stability and support. They had been living separately so as not to exhaust the people in their life willing to help. At Hillcrest Hope they found a safe, stable home where they could grow together as a family. It was here that they were ableRead more about Story of Hope: Christy[…]
My name is Dessa and this is my story of hope. I am a single mother of two and I am proud to say that I graduated from Hillcrest Hope in August 2015. It felt in every way like the program was designed for people just like me. Before I found this place of “hope”Read more about Story of Hope: Dessa[…]
We are honored to have known Trisha, a graduate of our program and a testimony to the lasting impact of not only the education and accountability we provide, but the hope that is made new. We believe that every family deserves dignity and that each one, no matter how broken can be restored. Trisha’s storyRead more about A Legacy of Hope: Trisha[…]
To the Next Client of Hillcrest Hope by Wendy, a former resident It’s time to relax now, It’s time to sit down, Eat a hot meal, Tonight you can sleep sound. You have got a lot behind you and a lot of work ahead. You are feeling very frightened, Your pride is almost dead. TheRead more about Hillcrest Hope: Take a Look Inside[…]
The mishmash of heart, soul, and quirks found at the Hillcrest Hope Thrift Store comes from the numerous dedicated volunteers. They stage gorgeous displays, hang clothing for hours on end, and even count pieces to the many puzzles sold. But why do they give so many hours of their days and weeks to sift through donatedRead more about Thrift Store: Why We Volunteer[…]