Give Now and Double Your Donation
Many of you have read about the amazing journey of Jessica, one of our teen moms, and her young son Jordon. Our goal is to raise $40,000 to empower 40 teen moms just like Jessica, and we are 20% there — please join us! If you give before April 16, the Ideker Family Foundation will match your donation, up to $20,000, doubling your gift to Hope House!
Meet Jessica and her 2-year-old son Jordan…
Jessica grew up with parents who were drug addicts – and abusive. Pregnant at age 15, she moved in with her gang-member boyfriend and found herself in an abusive situation again – to the point of being hospitalized. Saying a prayer, Jessica found Hope House online and entered our GED and Mentoring Programs.
Today she has earned her GED and is attending Parenting and Healthy Relationships classes through our Mentoring Program. With the continued support of her Mentor and a job offer from a company in our Business Partnership Program, Jessica has a full-time job and has been promoted.
Today she lives in her own apartment where she and her son are thriving. Even more exciting: Jessica has recently become an amazing leader in the Mentoring Program, regularly reaching out to new teen moms who seem shy or disengaged. We are so proud to see Jessica come full circle!
If you would like to help us raise $40,000 to empower 40 teen moms just like Jessica through our Mentoring and Business Partnership Programs, click here. Gifts received by April 16 will be generously matched by the Ideker Family Foundation, up to $20,000, doubling your gift to Hope House! Click here to make your gift now.