September 10, 2018

We had a wonderful Fall Kickoff meeting at the end of August with our ever-growing team of HOPE Mentors and IDOC staff! Thanks to everyone who joined us and helped make this event a success.

Though we're steadily growing as an organization there is lots of room to grow....

July 3, 2018

This May, a group of HOPE mentors, research assistants, and staff made the journey across the Atlantic Ocean all the way to Norway! We were lucky enough to receive an invitation to tour Halden Prison, one of Norway’s most famous open-campus correctional facilities. Her...

March 16, 2018

Nobody would say mentoring is an easy task. Here at HOPE, we are well aware of the challenges of mentoring and the importance of ongoing mentor training and support. In fact, opportunities for continued training is one of the benchmarks for best practice within mentori...

November 27, 2017

On October 30, HOPE Mentoring held its first Dress for Success workshop at the Logansport Juvenile Correctional Facility. There were ten students involved who got to strut their stuff on the runway

May 3, 2017

Last Friday the 28th, the New Castle crew met for their second bowling activity this year. The older students went bumper-less, while our elementary students decided to take use the bumper to their advantage. It worked out well for one student who bowled over 100 this...