HOPE resource library
The following resources may be valuable to your fundraising and development efforts. Each link leads to an external site with more information.
A blog from Chris Horst, HOPE International’s vice president of development, on recommended reading for fundraising.
Local boards support, share, and serve HOPE International’s mission in their geographic area, playing a key role in building support for HOPE across the country. This PDF describes the role and responsibilities of a local board member.
We are grateful for your interest in HOPE’s work! In order to best steward our time, we can only consider requests for partnership that fit within HOPE International’s strategic plan. If you are passionate about starting microenterprise development in an area where HOPE does not currently work, check out the resources in the “Microfinance and savings operations” section.
HOPE International approaches fundraising with the four-part philosophy shown in this PDF illustration.
Written by HOPE’s president and CEO, Peter Greer, and philanthropist David Weekley, The Giver and the Gift outlines a Kingdom perspective on fundraising, discussing questions like: What if fundraising has the potential to be good for the giver, not just the receiver? What if fundraising is about love and service, not just “What’s in it for me?”