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In late June, HOPE’s own Sevan Torossian was selected as a Box MVP (Most Valuable Professional) program to continue the efforts carefully laid by Chief Technology Officer Allen Yekikian, who passed away in May this year. He was able to join the program kick-off in San Francisco, an exclusive event at Box headquarters, in San Francisco.
“Box, like Operation HOPE takes relationships seriously,” said Sevan....
HOPE’s own Debra Collins, executive assistant to Division President Lance Triggs, stepped into HOPE CEO John Hope Bryant’s shoes for a moment on Sunday July 14th, to talk about her recently published memoir, Crossing Over Boundaries to a packed audience at the Glendale Central Library.
My name is Brian LeTourneau and I've been with Operation HOPE for 1 year now, serving in the capacity of IT fellow. I'm currently a graduate student enrolled in the Masters of Information Systems program at Cal State Los Angeles University.
As a fellow, I experience the overwhelming support that comes with those at HOPE believing in your potential, first hand. What is even more fulfilling, is knowing the power that can come from opportunities Operation HOPE provides, and paying it forward on virtual social media platforms.
HOPE employees look back at their favorite memories over the past 21 years.
Welcome to our new Friday feature- Stories of HOPE! We will be focusing on testimonials from clients to hear about the different ways that HOPE has helped them. Today, we hear from three clients about their experiences receiving home foreclosure assistance from Sammy Saunders, Community Lending Consultant, HOPE Financial Dignity Center New York.
“Where others see drug dealers, I see young entrepreneurs trapped in environments of joblessness and decay," said John Bryant.
by Lutfey Siddiqi
Atlanta, GA – December 7, 2012
Global Financial what Summit??
This was the most oft-repeated reaction to the event held on the 15th of November 2012 in Atlanta Georgia – the Global Financial Dignity Summit.
Hosted by two larger-than-life personalities straddling two generations, John Hope Bryant and Ambassador Andrew Young, this conference was headlined by US Federal Reserve...
Operation HOPE is a proud participant of the, TICKETS Fore CHARITY fundraising program which helps raise money for promoting ticket sales to the Northern Trust Open, which will be held from February 12 to 17, 2013. All the money raised by the program goes directly to charity. Follow this link and a portion of your ticket sales will directly support Operation HOPE.
Operation HOPE will receive 80...
Saturday, November 17, 2012, the United Black Student Unions of California (UBSUC), Northern Region, held its annual Professional Leadership & Election conference with the theme of ‘Loving, Empowering, Restoring and Advancing People’, at California State University San Francisco. Over 250 high school attendees from central and Northern California regions, as far as Modesto to Sacramento.
Mr. Leufray made his way into the New Orleans HOPE Center during the end of October 2012 and he was referred to seek HOPE services by the Mayor’s office of New Orleans. Looking for a new start and new sense of HOPE, Mr. Leufray is proudly one of the newest members of the HOPE family.
Mr. Leufray wrote the following testimonial to the HOPE family:
“I have been using Operation HOPE’s services for...
Kim Sterne joins the HOPE South Africa, Western Cape office as the Program Coordinator for all Banking on Our Future activities. Kim has a BA in Political Science, English and Sociology from the University of Stellenbosch, South Africa. She also holds a post-graduate diploma in HIV and AIDS management from the same institution.
Kim has worked for various NGO’s and government departments in South Africa. Her...
HOPE Foreclosure Prevention Counselor, Rolando Rivera, received an early Thanksgiving treat from a client today for the assistance he’s provided over the past several months. Great job Rolando.
Rolando- Great work and great favor today. I know I thanked you today when we spoke on the phone, but I wanted you to know just how thankful we are for your work, your operational excellence, and your assistance...