FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Westport, CT – December 9, 2019 – The Homes with Hope Board of Directors has selected Helen McAlinden, a leader in affordable and supportive housing in Connecticut, to serve as the agency’s next President and CEO. “After an extensive search, the Board is excited to welcome Helen McAlinden to lead Homes with […]
Originally published in Westport Lifestyle Magazine in March 2019 by Robin Moyer Chung, Photography by John Videler.
Client Carl Scovens, Sr. cleans up after lunch at Homes With Hope’s Gillespie Center homeless shelter in Westport on Monday. Photo Credit Brian A. Pounds Originally printed in The Hour on December 3, 2018 by Tatiana Flowers WESTPORT – Three years ago, Carl Scovens was living in a spacious three-bedroom Norwalk duplex with his wife and teenage daughter. […]
March 7, 2018 – Thank you Westport Sunrise Rotary volunteers for another very successful Food Drive. Our Food Pantry shelves are once again stocked!
Presented by National Association of Letter Carriers Saturday, May 13, 2017 Donations to benefit Homes with Hope’s Food Pantry at the Gillespie Center, Westport
February 6, 2016 – Thank you to the Westport Sunrise Rotary, our generous community, and Stop & Shop. We appreciate everyone’s hard work and spirit that makes this food drive so successful. Our pantry shelves are restocked once again.
This Letter to the Editor appeared in the MinuteMan on February 24, 2015 Many people laugh when I tell them that I run “the homeless organization” in Westport. Surely there cannot be a “homeless problem” in our beautiful community. But there is, of course, a homeless problem in our community – and in every town […]
Westport, CT, September 15, 2014 – The Connecticut Health & Educational Facilities Authority, also known as CHEFA, has awarded $2,500,000 in grants to 56 Connecticut nonprofits including two Westport agencies, Homes with Hope, Inc. and Positive Directions that in combination received over $26,000. These grants will be used for Homes with Hope’s emergency shelter for […]