Kids Hope: September 2016

I just returned from 2 days of intensive training for Kids Hope Directors. I came away very impressed by the prestige of this organization as well as its documented effect on at risk children. Here are a few of the…

Kids Hope: September 2016

I just returned from 2 days of intensive training for Kids Hope Directors. I came away very impressed by the prestige of this organization as well as its documented effect on at risk children. Here are a few of the…

Kids Hope: August 2016

At the end of each Kids Hope mentoring year, we ask the teachers of each of our Kids Hope students to evaluate our program. We thought you’d enjoy knowing that when we collected evaluation forms this past May, every teacher…

Kids Hope: August 2016

At the end of each Kids Hope mentoring year, we ask the teachers of each of our Kids Hope students to evaluate our program. We thought you’d enjoy knowing that when we collected evaluation forms this past May, every teacher…

Kids Hope: June/July 2016

Thirteen years ago, Larry and Karen Mulder encouraged our congregation to join them in starting up a Kids Hope program in our church. In the past 12 years I have mentored 5 children at Vanderbilt Academy. Eloise Van Heest has…

Kids Hope: Thank You, Anne Duinkerken

On April 27, as we celebrated the end of our 13th year of mentoring at Vanderbilt Charter Academy, our new partnership with Third Reformed Church, and the gifts of each of our students, we also expressed our appreciation and thanks…

Kids Hope: Thank You, Anne Duinkerken

On April 27, as we celebrated the end of our 13th year of mentoring at Vanderbilt Charter Academy, our new partnership with Third Reformed Church, and the gifts of each of our students, we also expressed our appreciation and thanks…

Staff Departures

We will say goodbye to several staff members at the end of May. We have appreciated each of them and their service to Hope Church, and will dearly miss their contributions in these roles. Andrew Spidahl: Andrew has been the…