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Gwinnett Church is “FOR Home of Hope”

Talking about it is easy, but actions speak louder than words. What does it look like to truly serve? Rachel Spain is a part of Gwinnett Church, and if you

Choosing better: Lexus’s journey

She’s twenty years old, expecting her third child, and has no family to rely on. To say her journey to Home of Hope has been challenging would be an understatement.

Say hi to Bridgette Fredrick!

Bridgette is our food service coordinator and keeps our guests well fed, ensuring mealtimes run smoothly. She’s been a big part of our team since 2009 — always willing to

Meet Michele Barbee!

Michele is our overnight residential advisor who keeps things running smoothly at night. Coming into her ninth year with Home of Hope, this bingo lover and grandmother of four has

Serving from the heart – Anna Melkerson

  30.07.2021   Home of Hope   Volunteers   No comments

During quarantine, many found themselves with more free time than ever. Anna Melkerson was one of those people. A flight attendant on voluntary furlough, she asked a long-time friend where

Meet Tika Murphy!

Meet our newest member of Home of Hope, Tika Murphy! Tika is our weekend overnight residential advisor. While she comes to us from the human services field, helping people runs

Living a life of service – meet the Vanderpool family

There are only so many hours in the day. And life has a way of filling up those hours. So why spend time volunteering? For the Vanderpool family – dad

Baking for a cause – Pink Confetti Bakery

From coffee cake to crispy treats, one local bakery has helped to bring hope to the community in a time where hope has often been in short supply. Started by

Meet Tony Tanksley!

Meet Tony Tanksley! He’s our director of finance and is celebrating seven years on our team. Learn more about Tony and what he loves about working at Home of Hope.

Meet Maureen Kornowa!

Get to know Maureen Kornowa, executive director here at Home of Hope, since 2014. How did you first hear about Home of Hope? In 2014, this facility was Gwinnett Children’s