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village of hope
May 7, 2017
Hennum, Village of Hope earn national honors
Sandy Hennum, of Bemidji, was recently recognized by America's Registry of Outstanding Professionals for her distinguished contributions and...
May 7, 2017 - 7:35am
March 19, 2017
Bremer Trust awards grant to Village of Hope
The Otto Bremer Trust recently awarded $7,943,122 in grants as part of its most recent grantmaking cycle to invest in people, places and opportunities in the Upper Midwest, according to a release. Ours to Serve House of Hospitality, Inc., the Village of Hope in Bemidji, received a...
March 19, 2017 - 4:00pm
March 12, 2017
Target donates to service organizations
Target in Bemidji recently donated 272 pillows to be used by five community organizations—Evergreen House, The People's Church, Village of Hope, Northwoods Battered Women's Shelter and Churches United.
March 12, 2017 - 1:30pm
December 25, 2016
DNR employees donates to Village of Hope
Minnesota Department of Natural Resources Northwest Region employees Theresa Olson and Diane Johnson deliver Giving Tree gift bags and $100 gift...
December 25, 2016 - 6:08am
December 11, 2016
Northern Elementary students donate to Village of Hope
Susan Richard's third-grade class at Northern Elementary made and collected blankets for the Village of Hope homeless shelter. This is an annual...
December 11, 2016 - 10:00am
November 1, 2015
Hope and help for the homeless
BEMIDJI—Night will come an hour sooner this weekend and with the dark comes the cold. Doors from a handful of churches in Bemidji will open to homeless men, women and children tonight. However, the number of churches participating in Servants of Shelter used to be much greater. Servants...
November 1, 2015 - 1:16pm
A name, but late start, for the Nameless shelter
BEMIDJI—When the Nameless Coalition for the Homeless began meeting in fall 2013, their goal was to have a homeless shelter before snowfall. Two...
November 1, 2015 - 12:52am
September 29, 2015
Village of Hope receives Bremer grant
BEMIDJI -- The Otto Bremer Foundation recently awarded $9.6 million in grants and program-related investments as part of its most recent grantmaking cycle. A $40,000 grant was awarded to Ours to Serve House of Hospitality, Inc. of Bemidji. The grant will be used to provide general...
September 29, 2015 - 6:08pm
August 17, 2015
A shelter for the toughest season: Nameless Coalition for the Homeless prepares to open winter shelter
BEMIDJI—A group of people gathered at Peoples Church almost two years ago with a common goal—to create a homeless shelter before...
August 17, 2015 - 9:56am
January 25, 2015
Lions help relieve the hunger in Bemidji
The Bemidji Lions, First City Lions, and community members held a food collection over the noon hour at the Bemidji Eagles Club on Jan. 14. A...
January 25, 2015 - 12:00am
Help for the homeless: While Bemidji awaits a possible new shelter, resources are being used
BEMIDJI — Weather in Bemidji last week was ideal for camping. In fact, one man was camping in the woods last Monday — when Beltrami...
October 25, 2014 - 11:30pm
August 16, 2013
Thanks to the dozens of Bemidji Rotary members, the crew from Northwoods Landscaping & Recreation volunteered to help construct a new playground...
August 16, 2013 - 4:53pm
December 14, 2012
Cabin, Photography by Trish raise funds for food shelf, homeless shelter
BEMIDJI – The Cabin Coffeehouse and Photography by Trish teamed up for their annual Photo with Santa event Dec. 6 at the Cabin.
December 14, 2012 - 10:01pm
November 16, 2012
Security Bank donates bus tokens to Village of Hope
Security BankUSA employee Betty Philp, right, presents adult and child bus tokens to Gwen Williams, an employee of the Village of Hope. The tokens...
November 16, 2012 - 8:05pm
September 21, 2012
Explore Chiropractic donates picnic tables to Village of Hope
Explore Chiropractic has donated two picnic tables to the Village of Hope from a May promotion in which new patients received services for reduced rates. The payments were donated to purchase the picnic tables for the homeless shelter. From left are Dr. Mike Headlee, Zoey Headlee...
September 21, 2012 - 8:44pm