Join us in celebrating our most recent graduate families at this Hillcrest Hope graduation party.
To you, the local church, represented by different denominations, coming together to serve the families of Hillcrest Hope as the hands and feet of Christ, we are thankful. To you who donate and create to make every occasion special, not letting our kids miss a beat, for back to school outfits and supplies, Halloween costumes,Read more about We Are Thankful[…]
Raunise came from a large family with 9 siblings. Her father had been absent from an early age but her mother took leave during Raunise’s 6th grade year. It was then that she began to bear a weight that for years she carried. Raunise felt a strong responsibility for her siblings and began to careRead more about Story of Hope: Raunise[…]
This story of hope is a reminder of the blessing God provides when we place our trust in him. Here Erica shares her journey to renewed hope and the joy in her life now. In her words… “At the point in my life when I learned about Hillcrest Hope, I was a new Christian. Still,Read more about Story of Hope: Erica[…]
Oh what a night! Here are the 4th Annual Night of Hope photos. We can’t thank you enough for celebrating with us and the impact you made in one evening!
#BetterTogether North Cross United Methodist Church is a unique local congregation. Sitting on a bus line between two interstates in the Gladstone/KC North area, many in need step through their doors. Pastor Shawn Franssens spoke about this with passion. “Our goal, together, is to take a step closer to Christ. No one has it allRead more about Partners in Hope: North Cross UMC[…]
As I sat with Shelly, asking her to share her story over coffee, she began with a childhood memory of church. She explained that at age 9, her mother allowed her to choose which church she would like to attend, as long as it was on their block. Shelly had three choices. The one sheRead more about Story of Hope: Shelly[…]
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[…]
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[…]