Here at House of Hope Community Development Corporation, we have served the homeless population throughout Rhode Island for almost 30 years by creating affordable housing and providing services such as case management, showers, haircuts and medical navigation services. It is because of our track record in ending homelessness throughout the state of Rhode Island, we are sharing an exciting opportunity with you.             Thanks to the generosity of two anonymous donors, we are excited to announce the 2019 Spring into Hope matching campaign. All donations received from now through June 30th will be matched dollar for dollar up to $20,000.             By making a donation to the Spring into Hope campaign, not only will your donation be matched, but you are personally helping us in our effort to end homelessness and bring life changing services to those experiencing homelessness. To make a donation today, click the donate button in the upper right hand corner of the...

25th Anniversary Celebration

House of Hope celebrated 25 years of helping our homeless with honorary chair Governor Noel on May 15th, 2014. More than 200 friends and supporters both old and new helped to celebrate our successes and our future while raising more than $65,000 for HOH to continue its mission to end homelessness in RI. The 200 attendees were given the first view of the organization’s new video and logo and learned of the organization’s history in the city of Warwick and as a statewide provider of housing and social services for the homeless. Governor Noel, the keynote speaker, concluded the evening by asking guests to continue to support an organization that is, “saving lives every day.” “The event was a huge success,” says Jean Johnson, the organization’s Executive Director, who founded the organization in 1989 with founding Board members Carol Rooney and John Rooney. “Not only was it a good event at a beautiful venue, but we were able to raise some much-needed funds to continue to provide the services we do and remain a strong organization.” Johnson said another goal of the event was to raise awareness about the organization, which has struggled to keep name recognition, especially outside of Warwick. “We do a lot and have helped so many people. And we’re helping to rebuild the City of Warwick and other neighborhoods across the state. In a lot of ways, we’ve become one of the state’s best-kept secrets. It’s time for us to shine a little.”...

Reviver Challenge House of Hope Can Do Crew!

Congratulations and thank you to everyone who worked so hard to make Reviver Challenge a huge success! An estimated 700 participants came together to walk, run, tackle obstacles and volunteer to coordinate a fun day that raised funds to support House of Hope CDC.  Click here for...

Girls’ Night Out: Fashion with Friends

Please take a moment to check out some pictures from our last fundraising event. Girls Night Out Fashion With Friends! With your help, more then $16,000 was made to support homeless women and supportive job training programs here in RI. Click here for...

Castaway for a Cause

Castaway for a Cause With Gilligan’s Island playing on the big screen and against the backdrop of the scenic views at the Warwick Country Club, House of Hope Community Development Corporation held a successful annual fundraising event, Castaway for a Cause, on Friday June 14, 2013.  More than 200 guests, many donning their best island attire or even dressed as characters from the show, attended and participated in the silent auction, pick-and-pop raffle, and enjoyed the sounds of New York Minute Band. The event raised a total of $31,000 to support services and housing for homeless men, women and children in the state. Click here for...