Students Benefit From Hope-Seminole State Partnership

2019-01-23T13:29:58-05:00February 5th, 2016|Announcements|

Alumni and current students of Hope’s scholarship partnership with Seminole State College met this week to discuss their involvement with the program. Students shared from their personal experiences including balancing studies with work and other responsibilities; dealing with their biggest challenges and frustrations; and celebrating in their successes and the benefits afforded to them through [...]

The Importance of Celebrating our Traditions

2019-01-23T13:26:07-05:00January 11th, 2016|Announcements|

(Español abajo) In early January, Hope CommUnity Center gathered at the Brightwood neighborhood in Apopka, Florida to celebrate Three Kings Day, El Día de los Reyes. The holiday marks the biblical story about the Three Kings (also known as Wise Men or Magi) who came to see and adore the Christ child. HOPE staff, the [...]

HCC Remembers Sr. Cathy

2019-01-23T13:24:57-05:00January 6th, 2016|Announcements|

Today we fondly remember the legacy of Founder Sr. Cathy Gorman, who passed away six years ago. Sr. Cathy dedicated her entire life to the underserved, underprivileged, unheard, and unseen Central Florida community members. Her passion and spirit lives strong in all of the lives she touched throughout her legacy.

Hope Receives Magical Gift from Disney for New Campus

2019-01-23T13:21:58-05:00November 3rd, 2015|Announcements|

Board members joined by staff members, David Crump, Sr. Ann Kendrick and Disney team, Betty Lowery and Nancy Gidusko. Hope CommUnity Center (HCC) can move forward on a second Apopka campus thanks to a surprise $250,000 grant it recently received from Disney.  Recently Hope CommUnity Center was approached with an opportunity to acquire [...]

Popular Education Workshops Held at Hope

2019-01-23T13:20:20-05:00October 27th, 2015|Announcements|

PECI facilitated a "Pop Ed Basic Workshop" for Hope Community Center in Apopka, Florida, on Oct. 24th-25th. During this first workshop of a series of four, the participants reflected about the three dimensions of Popular Education (Philosophy, theory and methodology); Popular Education vs. traditional education, the Pop Ed´s vertical logic (Research-education-Action) and more importantly, they [...]

Parenting Class Begin Again at Hope

2019-01-23T13:17:37-05:00October 7th, 2015|Announcements, Youth & Family|

September was a great start for parenting classes. We have 25 families who are excited to improve their relationships with their families. __________________________________________________ El programa de Crianza con cariño dió inicio con gran entusiasmo por parte de 25 familias que están decididas a mejorar las relaciones familiares.

Hope Community Center is changing lives!

2019-01-23T13:16:15-05:00October 7th, 2015|Announcements, Educational Services|

See how Hope is working to keep kids on path to education. American Graduate Day went very well. Click on these links to see American Graduate Day that WUCF did highlighting Hope CommUnity Center. Hope CommUnity main channel segment: Hope CommUnity Vme playlist: