Supporting the Holland Community
Hope is proud to be part of the Holland community. Hope's campus is home to several programs that directly serve Holland and West Michigan.
During Hope College's Day of Giving, you'll have the opportunity to give to the following departments and programs:
HSRT — Hope Summer Repertory Theatre
HSRT is West Michigan’s premier professional theatre company. HSRT produces plays and educational programs of the highest professional standards that address the needs of, and enhance the quality of life for, Hope College and the community. Part of our mission is to provide educational opportunities for the youth in our community. We hope that by providing these experiences, participants will develop a lifelong love of theatre. HSRT plans to return with live performances this summer. Stay tuned.
Hope-Western Prison Education Program
Hope College and Western Theological Seminary partner in offering The Hope-Western Prison Education Program, an initiative that provides a Christian liberal arts education to men incarcerated at Muskegon Correctional Facility.
CASA — Children's After School Achievement
CASA helps at-risk elementary students by providing free after-school tutoring and individualized summer school in addition to other educational and cultural enrichment programs.
Step Up helps middle school students succeed in school and develop their future potential by caring for their social, emotional and academic needs within a mentoring context. This program serves over 40 students each year!
TRIO Upward Bound
TRIO Upward Bound is a pre-college preparatory program for students grades 8–12 who are interested in pursuing an educational program beyond high school.
ExploreHope Science Camps
Hope pre-professional students manage, plan and run educational programs for K–12 students and teachers in the community. Student cohorts focus on programs in their area of study while learning teamwork, project management, curriculum development and instructional skills that are required in their future careers.
PATH program is a cooperative project between Hope College and the Ottawa Area Intermediate School District developed to serve academically gifted middle school students. Serving 150 students from more than 20 public and private school districts, as well as local home school students.