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A look at our Prison Ministry

HopeWorks participants come from all walks of life, including the Shelby County Division of Correction. We offer a pre-release program that takes place inside the prison for inmates who will soon be reentering society. This program consists of our standard Personal and Career Development course, as well as…

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Are Internships Valuable for Adults?

You’re never too old to start something new. People’s lives and careers are constantly evolving – there’s no map or timeline. That’s why having an internship isn’t just something college kids do to fill their summers. Internships are for people of all ages, and they can be  helpful…

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A Morning of Hope 2019

Three decades of radical life change  For 31 years, HopeWorks has forged new paths to provide hope to those who desperately need it. Today, we stand tall knowing that our work is making an impact throughout the Mid-South, and look forward to expanding our reach and deepening our…

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Career paths that don’t require a college degree

A job is simply a task that you do to earn money. A career is an employment network with opportunities for growth, increased wages and added stability. Oftentimes, careers are associated with college degrees. But, there are many career paths that don’t require an associate or bachelor’s degree.…

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How to get your GED or high school equivalency diploma

Earning your high school equivalency diploma can help you get a better paying job and will help you provide for yourself and your family. Are you worried or scared that you just don’t have the time or skills needed to earn your high school equivalency diploma, or HiSET?…

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Growth and Development: A Look Back on 2018

2018 brought a wealth of changes to HopeWorks. As we enter into the holiday season, we’d like to take a look back at the year and highlight how HopeWorks has grown! Summer Avenue groundbreaking One of the biggest events of this past year was the groundbreaking at our…

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Sign up for our bi-monthly eNewsletter to keep up with all the great things happening at HopeWorks. eNewsletter begins in January. Thank you!

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English classes serve a vital workforce need

Imagine having a doctorate degree. After years, maybe decades of study, you’d anticipate that your work life would be clearly laid out for you. Opportunities would abound, and you’d be able to support your passions and your family.  Now imagine that one day, you have to leave your…

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You’re Invited to Our Open House

Celebrate the grand opening of our new headquarters. Providing hope to Memphians through adult education and workforce training is something HopeWorks has done for more than 30 years. Previously we operated out of rental space, with limited opportunities to grow and serve more people. Today HopeWorks is operating…

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HopeWorks has moved its headquarters

HopeWorks has moved its main office from Midtown to 3337 Summer Ave. We are excited about our new building and hope you will stop by to visit us and take a tour. Our new mailing address is PO Box 22999, Memphis, TN 38122.

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