Nonprofits Get Creative For Home of Hope Fundraiser

GV Wire | December 05, 2018

Nonprofits Get Creative For Home of Hope Fundraiser
Granville Homes will launch the 14th annual Home of Hope fundraising drive Thursday, Dec 6. Since its inception in 2006, the fundraising effort has raised more than $5.2 million for local nonprofits. Funds help provide food, shelter, healthcare, and education for Valley families. One of the unique aspects about Home of Hope is each of the designated recipients keeps all of the money generated by the $100 tickets they sell. That’s on top of sharing in the proceeds from the tickets sold by Granville Homes and its employees. With that kind of motivation, the nonprofits pour their imaginations into their sales efforts. “We created Home of Hope cookies at Eddie’s Bakery and dyed staff members’ hair pink after meeting a ticket sales goal,” says Jenelle Higton, executive director of Art of Life, which helps people with cancer to connect and heal through creative expression.

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