A Story of Hope: Aimee

It was just before Christmas last year that Aimee and her three children found themselves in need of a home. In spite of the many challenges they faced, that Christmas season spent at Hillcrest Hope was her family's best holiday yet, Aimee says. "That Christmas...

Hillcrest Hope Thanksgiving Celebration in Liberty

Thanksgiving is a time to reflect on all we have to be grateful for: family, friends, provisions and so much more. Some of the families at Hillcrest Hope will spend Thanksgiving Day with family members, while others spend it quietly at home or working. The...

Volunteer Stories: The Liberty Giving Thanks 5K

Now in its sixth year, the Liberty Giving Thanks 5K has become a family tradition, thanks to the dedication and leadership of Adrienne Garstang. A mom of two children in the Liberty school district, her involvement in Hillcrest Hope is personal. "Some of the kids...

Hillcrest Hope Christmas Family Adoption

Hillcrest Hope graduates leave with the skills they need to thrive as neighbors. However, in their efforts to save money and live frugally, there's little money leftover for anything extra. This makes Christmas a particularly challenging season for our Hillcrest Hope graduates and their families....

Budget Counselors at Hillcrest Hope

Families have the experience they do at Hillcrest Hope because of those who come alongside them on this journey. One of these influential and crucial volunteers is the budget counselor. These volunteers receive training from the case manager and then meet one-on-one with a family...

Serving Our Families: Apartment Sponsors

At the heart of Hillcrest Hope, our transformational housing and our apartment sponsors serve families by making that house into a home. Apartment sponsors are local church congregations who take on a Hillcrest Hope apartment both financially through a commitment and spiritually through prayer and...