March
23
2016

Be a Just Hope Hero!

We need you! As you can see in the stories we share about people like Joseph, Raul, Carolina and Foday, we believe the remarkable people we serve are truly heroes, surviving and thriving despite daily challenges the average American cannot fathom. We work side-by-side with our heroes — people who are already doing their part to improve… continue reading
March
18
2016

Meet a Just Hope Hero: Foday Koroma

As a child in Sierra Leone, Foday couldn’t pay for school. He tried showing up over and over, and was once caned for his persistence. He also never knew the love of Christ. But today, Foday is a pastor who heads a network of other pastors and community leaders responsible for building 20 schools and… continue reading
March
18
2016

Meet a Just Hope Hero: Carolina Patiño Bermudez

Raised in a loving, close-knit family in Columbia, from a young age Carolina developed a heart for sharing the love of God and helping others. An occupational therapist by trade, Carolina’s life intersected with Panama’s oldest orphanages, which simply do not have the capacity to help their children once they age out of care. These… continue reading
March
18
2016

Meet a Just Hope Hero: Raul Carrasco

Raul had a tough upbringing marked by violence and gangs. It’s a story that is, unfortunately, all too common for boys in Honduras. But a friend once told him, “Raul, you think you are alone. You think God doesn’t listen to you or love you. You are wrong.” The glimmer of hope in that statement… continue reading
March
18
2016

Hero Spotlight: Joseph Yaw Konnor

What do you do when your children want to go to school, but you won’t have the money to pay for the required fees until next month when your crop matures? That’s the kind of quandary Joseph and his fellow neighbors in Ejumapa, Ghana, faced. Diligent farmers and traders, they needed a way to cash… continue reading