A Community Thrives: Fundraising Challenge

House of Hope is participating in A Community Thrives, a grantmaking and crowdfunding program from the USA TODAY NETWORK. The initiative is part of the Gannett Foundation and supports nonprofit organizations with projects focused on community building. Since 2017, the program has helped to distribute more than $17.7 million from donations and grants across the nation.

House of Hope is raising funds to open a youth drop-in center for at-risk youth and youth experiencing homelessness at our current shelter facility. We will work with community partners to ensure that youth in the Greater Green Bay area gain and maintain self-sufficiency and thrive well into adulthood.

To be considered for a grant of up to $100,000, House of Hope needs to meet a fundraising goal of $6,000 by 8pm on Friday, August 12th, and we are only 13% of the way there! Please donate now. Because a community thrives when every youth thrives!

 

Important House Update

House of Hope is undergoing construction of our drop-in center for youth experiencing homelessness. Our Shawano Avenue entrance is closed to the public. Please use our main entrance at 1660 Christiana Street. 

Due to the construction, we only accepting certain Wish List items. Please consider donating your other used items to our friends at St. Vincent de Paul of Green Bay. Thank you for your generosity!

We can accept NEW donations of:

  • Clothing for Teens and Children
  • Deodorant/Antiperspirant
  • Diapers in sizes 4-7
  • Dish Soap
  • Dishwasher Detergent
  • Hair Conditioner
  • Hair Oil
  • Laundry Detergent
  • Shaving Razors
  • Socks and Undergarments

We can accept NEW or GENTLY USED donations of:

  • Baby Onesies
  • Sheets (Twin and Crib Sizes)
  • Sleep Sacks (Wearable Blankets for Babies)
  • Towels
  • Youth and Adult Tennis Shoes

We cannot accept any other items at this time!

 
 

Upcoming Events

Golfing for Hope: September 16-17

For two days in September, collaborating Green Bay non-profits will host a mini-golf outing to raise funds and awareness for the amazing work we do together to strengthen our community. Golfing for Hope is an incredible opportunity to support multiple organizations with one event. Businesses and nonprofits will partner together to build their own creative mini-golf holes, and golfers will play the course in the Broadway District. 

Ticket sales are open! Please visit our website for tickets and additional information. Your support of Golfing for Hope provides funding and community awareness for House of Hope and Literacy Green Bay.

Thank you to our 2022 Golfing for Hope Sponsors!

Touchdowns for Hope: October 14

We're so excited to welcome AJ & Gabrielle Dillon as the new hosts of the 13th Annual Touchdowns for Hope Gala! The evening features Green Bay Packers attendees, incredible auction items, great entertainment, and a close-out-the-night dance party. We're looking forward to seeing you October 14th, 2022 at Oneida Golf & Country Club. For more information and sponsorship packages, please visit our website

 

Green Bay Doulas and House of Hope would like to thank everyone who contributed diapers, wipes, and other items to the 5th annual Diaper Green Bay diaper drive! We reached our goal of collecting more than 50,000 diapers for families in need in our local community! 

If you or someone you know is in crisis, we're here to help! Visit ShelterGB.org to learn about the five local shelters that are collaborating to make sure everyone gets the support they need. Or give us a call!

House of Hope provides support and referrals 24 hours a day, 7 days a week at 920-884-6740.

Between July 2021 and June 2022, House of Hope provided emergency shelter and supportive services to 1,069 individuals in 412 households: 402 Adults + 628 Children + 39 Unaccompanied Minors.

House of Hope continues to expand our services and serve more people each year! Between July 2021 and June 2022, House of Hope provided emergency shelter and supportive services to 1,069 individuals in 412 households: 402 adults, 628 children, and 39 unaccompanied minors.

Thank you to House of Hope's 2022 Annual Sponsors, Community First Credit Union, Tweet/GarotU.S. Venture, Breakthrough, Network Health, Bellin HealthCreekwood Apartments, and Graymont!

You can still become a 2022 annual or event sponsor. Check out our sponsorship opportunities!

 

House of Hope Green Bay, Inc.
1660 Christiana St. | Green Bay, Wisconsin 54303
(920) 884-6740 | info@houseofhopegb.org

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