Your September update from the Center of Hope

This month, the Center celebrates with Spirit Week and the staff TLC luncheon, plus summertime outings, spotlight on staff member Tammy Chandler. And don’t forget, HarvestFest on October 6 at Prairie Street Brewing Co. Details below.

Spirit Week at the Center of Hope!

The participants and staff had such a blast celebrating Spirit Week!  READ MORE

Out and about

Summer is a great time for for ice cream, park visits, bowling and flower picking. READ MORE

Celebrating talent, loyalty and commitment

The Talent, Loyalty and Commitment Luncheon was held for all the amazing staff that have been with the Center of Hope over five years. READ MORE

Meet Tammy Chandler

Tammy Chandler is a human resources generalist at the Center of Hope and has been on the staff for 12 years. READ MORE
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From our participants to you

If you are interested in purchasing hand-made dog biscuits for your pet, a potted flower in a specially designed pot, or original artwork, all by our participants, stop by or call Monday through Friday between 8:00 a.m. and 3:30 p.m.