Stories from the Basement Help and Outreach Point of Entry, Inc. by Donna Clark, Director The agency has recently had to stop promising to pay for dental care while we wait for the promissory letters we have sent out to meet their expiration dates. We hope that after the first of the year we will… Continue reading Stories from the Basement September 2021
Unfortunately HOPE has depleted our dental assistance funds. Please check back with us if you need assistance after January 1, 2022. If you would like to donate to help us help those in need, click the our donate button on the HOPE front page. Thank you.
Have you ever considered what the word “hugs” stands for? We believe it stands for Help Us Grow Stronger! We want to share a couple of hugs with you! Recently, our Executive Director received two hugs that were especially meaningful – and represent the real essence of what H.O.P.E. is all about. One was from… Continue reading Stories from the Basement June 2021
By Donna Clark RN, Director Our Adult Dental Outreach has served many in our community but we have seen some heart breaking stories. We had a middle aged woman come to us escorted by her older sister requesting a large sum for dental care. The woman in need (Alice) was mentally challenged and was being… Continue reading Stories from the Basement: April 2018
by Donna Clark RN, Director Today has been a very busy day at the office. We have helped people order their birth certificates, schedule trips to MVA with us to pay for their ID’s (needed for employment and housing), agreed to pay co pays for prescriptions and helped complete various forms for benefits the clients… Continue reading Stories from the Basement: October 2017
by Donna Clark RN, Director Just as July 1st marks the beginning of the church’s fiscal year it is the beginning of our fiscal year. We were blessed with a great deal of grant money for adult dental care during 2016/2017 allowing us to serve 136 different people with 158 appointments. As I gathered data… Continue reading Stories from the Basement: July 2017
by Donna Clark RN, Director One of the things we love the best about our work is to be able to meet the needs of those who come through our doors. The adult dental health program has been especially rewarding as we are able to help people get painful teeth removed and basic dental care… Continue reading Stories from the Basement: October 2016