Christmas Bazaar Countdown

Tomorrow is the big day when our Auxiliary kicks off the holiday season with their annual Christmas Bazaar fundraiser. Stop by the Trinity Center between 9am and 1pm for all sorts of Christmas gifts, decorations, food, and more! And don’t worry, we’ll turn on the heat for you! For more information or any questions please call 301.739.1165 or visit http://www.hagerstownhopecenter.com.

Christmas Bazaar

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Your Autumn Must-Do List is Here!

We’re halfway through October already! 2017 is just flying by. We’ve had a great year at The Hope Center but before we hit the busy holiday season and bid 2017 goodbye we have a few upcoming events

Hopeful Hearts (2)This Saturday, October 21st, students from Youth for Christ who attend Barbara Ingram School for the Arts will host Hopeful Hearts, a benefit concert for The Hope Center. The concert admission is free but a freewill offering will be collected and donated to The Hope Center. The talented students from BISFA will host their concert at Bridge of Life Church located at 14 S. Potomac Street in Hagerstown at 7pm. There is plenty of parking in downtown Hagerstown including the garage located just down from Bridge of Life on Potomac Street. This is a perfect opportunity to have a lovely evening in downtown by visiting one of the great restaurants in the Arts District and then joining us for a wonderful evening of talented young people helping their community! Invite your friends and family to join you this Saturday for Hopeful Hearts! For more information please call us at 301.739.1165. To learn more about The Hope Center visit http://www.hagerstownhopecenter.com.

Fall-O-Ween 2017Then on October 24th, kids between the ages of 5-12 are invited to come to Wildside’s annual Fall-O-Ween celebration at the Trinity Center at The Hope Center! Each year kids in Hagerstown come for a night of revelry, fun, food, prizes and a good ole Halloween costume party. This event is free but please register all children beforehand. Transportation is provided but space is limited. To register please call 301.739.1165 or email info@wildsideyouth.com. To learn more about FAll-O-Ween or other Wildside activities be sure to visit http://www.wildsideyouth.com.

And now that we’re wrapping up October that means that we will be carving turkeys and mashing potatoes soon. That’s right, our annual Great Hagerstown Thanksgiving Feast will be here before you know it. If you’re interested in volunteering for this event please call 301.739.1165 as soon as possible. If you’re unable to help serve that day but would like to be a part of our celebration then why not consider donating food or hosting a food drive? Our food services provide multiple meals a day every day of the year and we also provide tons of food for families through our food bank all year long. To learn more about our food programs please visit http://www.hagerstownhopecenter.com.

Also in November, our Auxiliary will their annual Christmas Bazaar on November 11th from 9am – 1pm in the Trinity Center. The Bazaar will feature items for sale like Christmas ornaments and decorations, dishes, jewelry, books and other holiday merchandise. In addition to those items, the Auxiliary will have their lunch stand open featuring delicious homemade soups, sandwiches, hot dogs, baked goods, and more! Proceeds from the Christmas Bazaar benefit the various programs and ministries at The Hope Center including the Christmas party for our Foundations Life Recovery residents hosted by our Auxiliary. For more information about our Auxiliary or the Christmas Bazaar please call 301.739.1165.

 

Our Christmas Bazaar is Coming!

Christmas Bazaar

On Saturday, November 8th, the Trinity Center will be full of holiday cheer as we kick off the season with our annual Ladies’ Auxiliary Christmas Bazaar.

The doors of the Trinity Center will open at 9am for all the excited shoppers. Our bazaar will have a myriad of items like Christmas decorations, to stocking stuffers, jewelry, books, gift items, holiday clothing, and much more!

In addition to the great items on sale, our ladies’ will have a delicious lunch counter open for you to satisfy your hunger. Don’t miss the delicious homemade soups, sandwiches, baked goods, and other delectable foods for sale.

Our annual bazaar is one day only so be sure to mark your calendar! Don’t miss out on this opportunity to save big while also giving back to the community.

Profits generated from the Christmas Bazaar support our Ladies’ Auxiliary and their efforts to help fund essential needs at The Hope Center. We thank you for your support of our Auxiliary and The Hope Center. If you have any questions, please call 301.739.1165 or email hagerstownrescue@verizon.net.

Meritus Medical Staff Gave a Christmas Surprise!

On December 20th, we received a surprise Christmas donation!

The doctors & staff from Meritus Medical Center Emergency Department dropped off bags of goodies for our residents and transients for Christmas.

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These bags will be handed out to our residents, along with other gifts of clothing, personal care items, candy and other homemade treats provided by caring friends, during a special Christmas Eve celebration. The transients will receive their gifts on Christmas day.

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We want to thank the kind doctors & staff at Meritus’ Emergency Department for donating these bags for the men who stay at The Hope Center. It was such a wonderful Christmas surprise!