April 5, 2019

Russell Pierce is named the new Executive Director of Housing for New Hope, a nonprofit whose mission is to end homelessness one valuable person at a time.

"After a very thorough and discerning search, the Board of Directors is excited to welcome Russ to the helm of thi...

March 16, 2018

Not every quarterly home inspection takes me to another place. But the morning I walked up the three steps onto the front porch of the house shared by Margaret and her three children, I felt like I’d walked into Pleasantville.  She sat on her porch chair sipping a cup...

February 16, 2018

Today, Brad's life is much like anyone else's.  He lives and works in Durham. He has friends. He enjoys learning and bettering himself.  However, when Housing for New Hope's outreach coordinator Michael Kelly met him, life looked very different.  Brad is formerly homel...

February 9, 2018

LaKeethia Poole is a mother of 5, a nursing student, and a manager at work, but just a short time ago, life looked very different.  In 2016, LaKeethia was homeless.  When asked about the circumstances that led her to living unsheltered, she said, “It’s not realistic to...

December 20, 2017

Tuesday, December 19, 2017 12:17PM

Diane Wilson and Darin Saavedra

DURHAM (WTVD) --The holidays can be a joyful time, but also a very tough time for those who don't have much, especially for those who are homeless.

I got to spend some time at the nonprofit, Housing for...

September 6, 2017

The amazing ladies and gentlemen at Burn Boot Camp South Durham answered the call for our Back-to-School drive in August!  

Erin Studdard, owner of the SoDu location, contacted Housing for New Hope wanting to "contribute to the community."  She stated, "I want Burn...