Rotary of Clark County Makes Beds

IMG_1483The Rotary Club of Greater Vancouver joined the Albina Rotary and the Portland’s Rotary Charitable Trust to complete out project of making bunk beds for the families at Community of Hope. This crew provided the labor! They gathered on Friday to cut and prepare the wood, then a huge crowd, joined by a few Community of Hope volunteers (including Linda Jo and her husband, Jerome and famous volunteer Carol) and screwed, sanded, and stained the beds. They’ll some back to finish the job by assembling them in a couple of weeks. The families will be so glad to get up off the mattresses on the floor! See pictures and learn more…

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Longview, Texas Team Strikes Again!

Being at Community of Hope is like crossing the bridge, experiencing transformational change.!A team from First Baptist Church in Longview, Texas, helped us out again. They have a partnership with local Bridge City Church. They killed some weeds, dug up raspberry bushes, washed windows, and dusted out living room. Most exciting, they hung signs naming the rooms that Bridge City volunteers had made for us a while ago! They are beautiful! See more pictures…

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People of Praise Summer Camp

People of Praise children had a work party as part of their summer camp this year. They cleaned out the vegetation from around the house to make it look nicer and to help us get rid of our ant problem. The lack of vegetation will make it harder for them to get in the house! Older students

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Baptist Churches Finish the Job

IMG_1483Shearer Hills Baptist Church sent a team for one work party to finish painting, but the job was big enough we needed another party to finish up. College Park Baptist Church in Saraland, Alabama, First Baptist Church in Counce, Tennessee, Oak Grove Baptist Church in Harleton, Texas, and Crossroads Baptist in Marshall, Texas, formed a team that completed our painting and other work around the house. They worked hard and quickly and completed all that needed to be done! I am so grateful!

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