by Wednesday, 21 January 2009 03:38

MLK Day of Service in Houston

I just returned with my wife, Jan, from a celebration of Martin Luther King Day in Houston, Texas. HOPE worldwide Texas was blessed to have joined in a growing partnership with Shell Oil, Motiva and Volunteers of Houston to provide a full day of service to needy citizens in the Houston community.
by Tuesday, 20 January 2009 03:43

HOPE worldwide Active in 32 Cities on Martin Luther King Day

Volunteers and Partner Organizations Serve in 100 Locations Nationwide
Wayne, PA
by Monday, 19 January 2009 05:07

Record Turnout Expected for MLK Day

According to a recent press release from The Corporation for National and Community Service, more volunteers than ever will be serving on MLK Day. Volunteers from HOPE worldwide and the International Churches will be among those in record numbers across the country.
by Monday, 19 January 2009 04:41

Boston Church Makes an Impact on MLK Day

Across the country, HOPE worldwide and the American Red Cross are canvassing homes with fire safety tips and supplies. The Boston Church of Christ is joining the team to help save lives in Boston.

Thanks to volunteers like the Mitchell family, this MLK Day will have a bigger impact than ever.

by Thursday, 15 January 2009 03:08

MLK Day - Red Cross and HOPE worldwide Saving Lives

WASHINGTON, January 14, 2009 - As the USA prepares to inaugurate its first African American President, the American Red Cross and HOPE worldwide will celebrate the legacy of The Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. by partnering to distribute fire prevention and safety information in 25 cities this weekend.
by Wednesday, 14 January 2009 05:30

MLK Day Call to Service from President-Elect Obama

USA President-Elect Obama calls the nation to service and Michelle Obama addresses the nation about the importance of service. Visit USAservice.org for more details and to see where you can serve in your region.

Below is a message from Michelle Obama:

by Tuesday, 06 January 2009 05:55

Help on the Way to Quake Victims in Indonesia

HOPE worldwide Indonesia team bringing aid to West Papua

January 5, 2009 - An earthquake with a magnitude of 7.6 rocked the Indonesian province of West Papua on Sunday, January 4, 2009. The quake was centered about 95 miles west-northwest of Manokwari, Indonesia and about 105 miles east-northeast of Sorong.
by Saturday, 03 January 2009 03:28

LA Church Is a Pacesetter for MLK Day of Service

"Life's most persistent and urgent question is what are you doing for others?"
~ Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Dr. King’s vision of a beloved community will come to fruition as people of different races, creeds and ages gather on Monday, January 19 to improve their communities to commemorate his birthday. In this spirit, more than 3,000 HOPE worldwide Los Angeles volunteers from across Southern California region making it a day of service.
by Saturday, 03 January 2009 03:00

Pray in the New Year with HOPE worldwide

Employees and friends of HOPE worldwide are taking this opportunity to start the new year by praying for the poor continuously from January 1-7, 2009, 24 hours a day, in different parts of the world.

Feel free to join in.

Below are some prayer requests to consider as we pray together and directions on how to join the prayer chain:

by Tuesday, 30 December 2008 02:43

Volunteers Mobilize Against AIDS

Raising Awareness for Orphaned and Vulnerable Children
On Saturday, November 29, an estimated 5,000 volunteers took to the streets of Lagos as part of the 8th Annual Great Hope Walk in Lagos, Nigeria.

The purpose of the 10 km walk, which HOPE worldwide - Nigeria annually organizes in conjunction with World AIDS Day, is to raise money by drawing attention to the plight of people living with HIV and AIDS – particularly children.