Local Hope exists to help meet the spiritual, physical and social needs of people from the local community through resources and volunteers.

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Family Promise of Wake Co. (Formerly WIHN)

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Family Promise is a local nonprofit corporation providing stability to local homeless families working toward permanent independence. Hope supplies shelter, meals, transportation, fun activities and friendship to our guest families. Volunteers make this a meaningful, safe and successful time for them. This summer, we will host families at the Raleigh (June 25 – July 2) and Apex (July 9-16) campuses. For volunteer and donation opportunities – click here. Please return donations by June 26 at Apex.

Circle of Hope

Circle of Hope

The Circle of Hope Ministry volunteer circles around a family transitioning out of homelessness by offering them life skills, mentoring, companionship, encouragement and support while sharing the love and hope of Jesus. This is a year-long commitment. View the opportunities

Homework Club


 Homework Club

The Homework Club provides free one-on-one tutoring for elementary school children grades first-sixth, Tuesday afternoons at the Raleigh campus and Thursday afternoons at the Apex campus from 4:15-5:30 p.m. This classroom tutoring environment helps students with various subjects, homework assignments and test preparation.View the opportunities

Food Pantry

Food Pantry

The Raleigh campus hosts a food pantry for people in need on Mondays, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. and it’s open to the public. Volunteers are needed to help provide food, prayer and share the love of Jesus Christ to every one that walks through the doors.View the opportunities

Human Trafficking Ministry


Hope4Freedom (H4F) focuses on human trafficking in North Carolina and the U.S. through awareness, prevention and outreach opportunities to church members and community. Through this combination we hope to empower youth and young adults to prevent growth in the human trafficking industry. If interested in immediate opportunities or have any questions, email us.  View the opportunities

Hope on the Homefront

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Extending God’s love through home improvement projects for people in need, we provide the tools, you bring a willing heart and the elbow grease! Projects include general repairs, accessibility improvements, painting and landscaping . View the opportunities

BackPack Buddies

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BackPack Buddies provides children from food-insecure homes with healthy weekend meals during the school year. Help collect food items to fill a back pack with non-perishable food. On-going donations are needed at the Raleigh campus during the school year.
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A great opportunity at each of our campuses to help provide food or volunteer to under-resourced people. View the opportunities