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Report on Two Events and an Invitation

The 2014 Feinstein Challenge ended May 1. There was a total of 45,574 lbs. of food collected.  The cash donation for this year was $64,900.  The amount of the award given to Hope from the Feinstein Foundation will depends on our % of the total donations made to all … Continue reading

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Train Set Raffle

From time to time we receive donations that fall into unusual catagories.  A few months ago we received such a donation. It is a complete, never used train set.  We decided that the best way to give people a chance to own this fine set … Continue reading

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1st Yard Sale for 2014

The first yard sale for 2014 will be held on May 2 and 3 from 9 – 3 each day.  All “sales” are priced by you and on a “donation” basis.  Proceeds from the donations received will be used for the … Continue reading

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2014 Newsletter Update

The first Newsletter for 2014 has been mailed.  If you would like to read it online, click here. If you would like to have a printed copy mailed to you call Hope Emergency at (937) 367-1055. The Newsletter provide dates for … Continue reading

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Cold Weather Could Not Stop Us

In spite of the snow, sleet and record low temperatures the Christmas distribution was a great success.  All but a few of the clients that had signed up to receive gifts were able to keep their assigned appointments.  The rewards were … Continue reading

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QUILT RAFFLE to Benefit Hope Emergency Program

This quilt has been donated To Hope Emergency by Mrs. Kelley Kay in memory of Sandi Bernhardt, deceased spouse of Steven Bernhardt and sister-in-law to Kelley.  Thanks to Kelley for her work creating a loving memory in honor of Sandi … Continue reading

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The Reds Win!!

 There were about 85 volunteers, staff, Ursuline sisters and friends who attended the Reds game on Monday August 19th.  It was the 7th year Hope Emergency hosted the event and the Reds have won every year Hope has attended. Here are … Continue reading

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A Visit from Lynchburg FFA

 On Tuesday  July 23rd Hope Emergency hosted a “service morning” for Lynchburg FFA students.  The regular volunteers were given a day off to let the teens do  the Tuesday chores at  Hope:  portioning food and bagging school supplies.  The students … Continue reading

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A Report on July’s Activities

July has been, and will continue to be,  a very interesting and active month for Hope Emergency.  The first week was the celebration of our nation’s independence.   Hope closed for the day to observe the holiday along with the rest of … Continue reading

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View The Pictures of The Luncheon

What more could you ask for?  The company was good, the food was good, the weather was good and there was a chance to win a door prize.  I repeat, what more could you ask for? Prizes were given sometimes … Continue reading

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