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Advent: Week One

Advent: Week One

Click below to hear this prayer read by a member of the Streams of Hope family.   Prayer During a Pandemic Loving God, Holy One, Your desire is for our wholeness and well-being. Your will is health and wellness for all. We hold in tenderness and prayer the...

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Welcoming Sparta Adult Education

Welcoming Sparta Adult Education

As a community of life-long learners and loyal advocates of education, we are absolutely overjoyed to welcome Sparta Adult Education students to Streams of Hope! Their first class on our campus kicked off last month and we are so eager to see how this program will...

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Fall Giveaways for Neighbors

Fall Giveaways for Neighbors

Any day we get to serve families at our Food Center is a wonderful day, but we had a particularly exceptional (and festive!) Food Center night a few weeks ago with teams from Amazon and One Love Logistics. One Love Logistics is a delivery service company and direct...

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The Gift of a New Refrigerator Box

The Gift of a New Refrigerator Box

Sometimes you need all hands on deck to make sure things are smooth-sailing! We have been so blessed with increased food supply thanks to our partners from local farms and the Federal Government. The food comes fresh, which is great! But that also means we need more...

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Fundraising Through Face Masks

Fundraising Through Face Masks

In this era of social distancing and uncertainty, it’s so important that we find other ways to connect with the people we care about. The continued support of our partners has been one way we have experienced the love of our community. Recently, our friends at Hulst...

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SpringGR Helps Entrepreneur Succeed During Covid

SpringGR Helps Entrepreneur Succeed During Covid

DeAndre Love is the mastermind behind the sandwich shop Burgers and Bomb Sandwiches. He recently graduated from the SpringGR class at Streams of Hope and was kind enough to chat with us about his experience! His restaurant boasts a full list of handcrafted sandwiches,...

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Welcoming CirclesGR

Welcoming CirclesGR

You may have heard that we recently acquired the program CirclesGR. They are a formidable organization in their own right and we are so thrilled to have them join our family so that we may build even healthier communities together! As a local chapter of a national...

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Food Center Re-opens, Streams of Hope Acquires CirclesGR

Food Center Re-opens, Streams of Hope Acquires CirclesGR

We are so excited to share with you two announcements: Our client-choice Food Center is re-opening for in-person service, with safety measures in place, beginning July 2. We have just acquired CirclesGR, a local program that builds relationships to end poverty. First,...

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Introducing Our New Garden Managers

Introducing Our New Garden Managers

We are thrilled to welcome long-time volunteers Betty and Brian Van Til to the Streams of Hope team as our new community garden managers. When Betty stopped working full-time in March, she knew she wanted to spend her retirement gardening and volunteering with kids....

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Food Center Remains Open During COVID-19

Food Center Remains Open During COVID-19

The COVID-19 pandemic has forced schools, churches, and many businesses to shut down. Fortunately, our organization is considered an “Essential Critical Infrastructure” and will remain open for our community. The Food Center will be operating under normal hours, but...

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Streams of Hope Continues Serving our Community

Streams of Hope Continues Serving our Community

As our situation is changing rapidly, we wanted to update our community on resources through Streams of Hope and how we will be able to continue serving our community. ARE PROGRAMS STILL OPEN? Due to regulations by the Michigan State government, most of our programs...

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