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A Morning of Hope 2018

Join us as we welcome Andre Norman to speak at our annual fundraising breakfast. Andre Norman is an accomplished speaker, counselor and advisor from Boston. But not unlike many of our students, Norman’s road to self-empowerment had a few bumps along the way. Norman was raised in a family that struggled to stay above the poverty line. As one of many children in his large family, his behavior often went unchecked, which led to poor decision making throughout his youth. By the time he was in high school, Norman was participating in illegal activity, which spiraled out of control in […]

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HopeWorks Golf Scramble 2017

Enjoy a round of golf at Tennessee’s #1 public golf course while supporting the students at HopeWorks. Help HopeWorks provide students with career guidance, personal and group counseling, job-seeking skills, internships, high school equivalency diploma preparation classes, and opportunities for spiritual growth. Our goal is to raise $70,000. Be the change in Memphis: $250/individual or $1000/team Tee off will be Friday, October 13 at 8:00am at Mirimichi, 6195 Woodstock Cuba Rd, Millington, TN 38053. For questions call HopeWorks at 272-3700 or email fcarter@whyhopeworks.org 2017 Golf Flyer for players or teams. 2017 Golf Flyer Sponsorships

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A Morning of Hope 2017

Each year friends and supporters of HopeWorks come together for a “Morning of Hope.” For the past 8 years, this breakfast gathering has highlighted the key events that occurred during the year in terms of workforce development, adult education, and spiritual growth. During that time, our keynote speakers have been motivating and encouraging. These included Dr. Harold and Sally Shank, Sean Tuohy, Bill Strickland, Dr. Ruby Payne, Bill Courtney, Dr. Ben Carson, Lucille O’Neal and Gregory Boyle.  Each provided us with inspiring stories that connected their life with the mission and dreams of HopeWorks. This year will be no exception […]

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Choosing to Go Back to School

Choosing to stay in school could change your life: Domita’s Story “There is nothing more out there for you right now than school, this is your place,” is what Domita Brown, a graduate of HopeWorks adult education and personal and career development programs, wishes she could say to change the mind of her high school self. Domita became disinterested with school in her early high school years. Rather than focus on her schoolwork, she spent the majority of her time on the streets. She began doing drugs, and often skipped her classes entirely. On the rare event that she attended […]

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Feb 10

A Morning of Hope 2018

February 10, 2018 @ 8:30 am - 10:30 am
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