Category Archives: From the Director

Occasional updates from Champions of Director, Carly Pickens.

Mentor Trainings- 2016-2017

Ongoing mentor training is an essential part of Champions of Hope continued efforts to support and sustain healthy mentoring relationships. As relationships mature there are different obstacles that arise that weren’t present at the beginning of the relationship. Proteges get … Continue reading

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Our New Leadership Program and Amazon Wish List!

Each year Champions of Hope aims to grow as an organization in ways to support our proteges and their families. As our proteges get older we understand there are unique challenges and opportunities that face high school students, as adulthood … Continue reading

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Giving Day 2014

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  Click here to give to Champions of Hope via North Texas Giving Day on 9/18! The past few weeks, North Texas has been buzzing with energy and excitement over Thursday, September 18 – North Texas Giving Day. We are … Continue reading

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New SMU research affirms Champions of Hope!

In the spring of 2014 a professor at Southern Methodist University, with a group of doctoral students from the Annette Caldwell Simmons School of Education & Human Development, conducted a complete program evaluation of Champions of Hope, including content analysis, … Continue reading

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Champions wins when you buy or sell with The Real Estate Project!

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  Friends, Here’s an awesome concept– use The Real Estate Project to buy or sell a house in the DFW Metroplex and Champions of Hope receives part of the commission to further mentoring and discipleship in South Dallas!! How does … Continue reading

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“Why we give”… Encouragement from a Donor

An encouraging letter from a family who gives monthly … “We love Champions of Hope. I can even say, that of all the ministries advanced at our church, Champions of Hope is the dearest to our heart… I grew up … Continue reading

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Get up and GIVE on September 15th!

Every dollar goes further on September 15th!   Friends,   We want to let you know about a great opportunity next week for Champions of Hope!  For 12 hours- 7am to 7pm–  on Thursday September 15th every donation will receive matching … Continue reading

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Transform~ A blessing!!

A huge part of starting Champions of Hope was the Transform project organized by The Village Church at Charles Rice Learning Center in 2008. In the summer of 2008, over 400 volunteers came out to clean, build, and paint to … Continue reading

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Did you know we’re on Facebook?!

Family! If you haven’t checked out the Champions of Hope Facebook page- you should! In addition to this site, our Facebook page is also a great place to keep up with us. We post short updates, stories, and pictures on … Continue reading

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Welcome to our new site!

Thanks for checking out our new website!! (Live on July 6, 2011) We want to share the story of the great work that is happening in South Dallas through our growing group of people who mentor children there. A website … Continue reading

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