5th Annual Night of Hope

Thank you to everyone who attended our 5th annual Night of Hope! This year marks our 40th anniversary, meaning we've been ending homelessness in the Kansas City community since 1978 and it is your constant love and support that allows us to continue serving you....

A Fresh Start at Hillcrest Hope

Local church partner, Pleasant Valley Baptist Church, saw a vision for families in need to receive new clothing, shoes, and personal items for them to gain a fresh start in this new chapter of their lives. Through their Love Your City campaign, Pleasant Valley Baptist...

4th Annual Hillcrest Hope Graduate Reunion

For 40 years, families have been experiencing change and renewed hope through this program. It is the best of reasons to celebrate. This June, we hosted our fourth annual Graduate Reunion, inviting graduate families to join with us in a time of family fun, cultivating...

Story of Hope: Kendra

Today Kendra is a graduate of Hillcrest Hope with so much to look forward to but her story of hope is a journey of fear and a hard fought battle to overcome.  As I sat with Kendra in her carefully, intentionally decorated studio apartment, she began...

Hope Opportunities

We are constantly dreaming of how we can do MORE at Hillcrest Hope. To help families save more money and pay off more debt. To support more growth and more education. To serve more families and create more impact. In the fall of 2017, we challenged...

Story of Hope: Bridgett

Bridgett’s story of hope begins with a good job and stability. She had put in 22 years with GM and took a generous buyout with plans to enjoy life a little bit more and work a little bit less. She had begun working on her...