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Congratulations Essence!

Essence McClinton and her mother live in a Homes of Hope home. Essence is a freshman at Spelman University in Atlanta and is on a full academic scholarship....

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Men's Development Training Center

Construction on our new state of the art classroom training center begins this week!!...

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Affordable Housing as a Vaccine for Healthier Children

“We have a new understanding of the interplay of how housing influences health in terms of stability, quality, and the effect on physical and mental health,” -Megan Sandel ...

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Did you know?

This gives insight to the need in Greenville!...

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Congratulations Don!

SCACED is excited to announce the election of Don Oglesby, as the new Board Chairman of SCACED, with a term beginning January 1, 2018. ...

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On the road again!

Alex is an intern in our men's development program. Many take their foot off the gas when they're near completion... Not this guy! :) He's just about to get started. Way to go Alex!...

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Lee spent over 15 years in addiction. When everyone else said "no," Homes of Hope believed in him. Through Homes of Hope's Men's Development program he's now building a new life for himself and his family, while learning to build homes for others in need. ...

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Meet Jason

After 15 years of addiction and 6 months of rehab, Jason became a part of the one-year Men's Development Program. ...

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10 Years of Community

A Greenville native, Laura was one of the first rental clients in our mixed-income neighborhood made up of renters and homeowners in downtown Greenville. ...

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New and Improved

The before and after! ...

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From Ruin to Restoration

I was raised in a good home with a good family. We weren't rich, but I never went without either. I did well in school, and from an early age developed hopes and dreams for my future. However, as I entered high school I started giving in to peer pressure and partying. Occasional partying developed into a lifestyle, and as a result, I almost flunked my senior year from skip...

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Why Hire a Homes of Hope Graduate?

November 30, 2017 In our one-year residentialMen's Developmentprogram we provide specialized construction trade job training, Christian discipleship, life skills and financial wellness training for men overcoming drug and alcohol addictions. Over the past four years we have intentionally boosted the level of job training our men receive to increase their marketability...

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More Bang for your Buck: Tax Deduction for Donors

Any donation to Homes of Hope is eligible to receive a tax deduction on their income tax. As an entrepreneurial nonprofit, Homes of Hope is able to produce 70% of our budgeted income through housing related activities. Community support in the form of grants, foundation awards, and individuals' donations help us fulfill the other 30%. We are proud of this sustainable mo...

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