Summer Camp

Summer Camp: a memorable experience for so many kids for decades. An experience that provides a child the freedom to explore their surroundings, make new lifelong friends, and build maturity, as one of their first times away from home. Because of the cost, the many...

liberty rotary playground project

Liberty Rotary Playground Project

On Saturday, July 9th, the Liberty Rotary Club playground project was underway at the Hillcrest Hope housing site in Avondale. They hauled off rotten lumber, shoveled out insect-ridden mulch, and worked hard to improve the playground for the children of Hillcrest Hope. Their active attention to...

A Story of Hope: Darleen

In Darleen’s apartment in Avondale, one of our graduate housing units, she opened up about a past of despair and loss and talked through what brought her to Hillcrest Hope. “I could not believe that there were people in this world that would care so much...

2nd annual Graduate Reunion

2nd Annual Graduate Reunion

For nearly four decades, families have been experiencing change and renewed hope through our program. We find this to be the best of reasons to celebrate. This year, we hosted our 2nd annual Graduate Reunion, inviting graduate families  and current residents alike to join with...

Meet Anne: the Impact of Volunteering

Anne Nordwald is the persona of what makes Hillcrest Hope so special and successful. Beginning her story with the organization as a volunteer, she learned of our infinite need for hands and hearts to create such change. As she continued to dig into the role,...