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In Their Own Words
Edward, one of the older children, shares his thoughts on why he feels happy in his new home in Kitale and Alice, the orphanage Director talks excitedly about how this new home is an answer to prayer
From The Blog
- Double your donation through Employer Matching Gifts (11/21/2014) - Double Your Donation! Many companies offer matching gift programs to encourage employees to contribute to charitable organizations. Most of these programs match contributions dollar for dollar, and some may do more! Light Up Hope has received matching gift donations from companies like VMware and Excel Energy. Check with your company to see if it offers […]
- What a gift! How a birthday party helped buy a playground (10/24/2014) - This October two amazing 8th grade girls from Prospect Ridge Academy in Broomfield, Colorado – Lauryn Parker and Madison Schoeder – held a combined birthday part with around 50 friends. Instead of gifts, the girls asked that guests bring a donation to Light Up Hope and the result was $1,000 in donations! This is not […]
- Barn Fire was a Huge Success! (10/13/2014) - Over $127,000 raised at Barn Fire Saturday October 4th, Light Up Hope held our second annual Barn Fire Fundraiser. This year it was held at the DoubleTree Hotel in Westminster, Colorado. 250 people attended and heard Cheryln Morin share about her relationship as a child sponsor to Hilary and how that relationship has impacted her […]