A thankful holiday

Christmas is a special and memorable time of year for families. That's why we work hard at Hillcrest Hope to make sure that, in spite of present circumstances, families feel that holidays are fully celebrated. And to make this happen, it takes the entire community. This...

Hillcrest Hope Family Christmas party 2015

Throughout the year, Hillcrest Hope's Avondale and Liberty families create their own communities at each site and invest in their neighbors in their own apartments. And that's part of what makes the yearly Christmas celebration event a very special one: it's a time for all...

Thank you from Hillcrest Hope

Thank you! We couldn't do it without the generous help from volunteers, donors and the Clay County community. ...

Donors deliver Christmas presents for Hillcrest Hope graduates

Our graduates leave with the skills they need to create their best life. But in their quest to stick to a budget, there isn't always extra money for Christmas gifts. Each holiday season at Hillcrest Hope, we get the opportunity to witness abundant generosity. Our...

Donor Stories: Jan Hall

Jan Hall was first introduced to Hillcrest Hope through her church, St. Stephen Lutheran in Liberty, which sponsors an apartment. "I love the Hillcrest Hope Program. I think of it as a hand up, not a hand out," she says. "And so I started helping...

Dazzling displays at the Hillcrest Hope Thrift Store

Volunteers are the heart and soul of the Hillcrest Hope Thrift Store at 7 W. Mill Street in Liberty. Proceeds from the store flow directly back into the transformational housing program, serving the families working to turn their lives around. From the day its doors...