Welcome to

The

Hope Project

of WNY, Inc.

Dignified help for those in need



WE NEED YOU!

Due to the influx of clients we think it would be in the best interest of the community to open an extra day. We are looking for someone who is willing to volunteer on Saturdays and is NOT currently a client of The Hope Project. We are hoping to be open from 10-3 (multiple shifts available). You must be 18 years of age or older. For additional information please email our Store Manager Trevor at [email protected]! Thank you!!



Client Updates:

We are in the process of switching to a more detailed application process. We understand your time is valuable however once we convert we will need all current and future applicants to fill out the new form. This is to ensure that we are assisting those who qualify through our mission. Documentation must be current per the guidelines which you qualify. It is strongly suggested that if you or others in your household qualify under multiple scenarios you provide documentation for each, for example a pay stub and a diagnosis letter for a special needs child. Going forward there will not be any exceptions allowing clients to sign up and shop if:

1. The application is not thoroughly completed and 

2. Required documentation is not present. 

In addition all adults in the household will require photo ID and birth certificates for minors in the home. If you do not have the birth certificate because you are a legal guardian custody papers will suffice.


IMPORTANT NOTICE:

The Hope Project is proud to now be open in our bigger location inside the Eastern Hills Mall. You will find us best if you park and enter at the main mall entrance located between Rocky's and JC Penny's. Hope to see you soon! 


NEW HOURS!

Effective June, 27th, Hope Project has new hours:

Mon. 10am - 4pm

Weds. 10am - 7pm

Thurs. 10am - 4pm


A SPECIAL THANK YOU!

   The Hope Project of WNY, Inc. would like to express our deepest gratitude to the Ken-Ton Rotary on their generous grant of $5,000 to help us purchase a box truck or van. This will help us provide donations of larger items to our clients. Additionally, we would like to thank Carpet Factory Outlet, for their donation of carpet remnants which will be used as carpet tiles in our new location, and to Emerald Heating and Cooling who installed a new thermostat for us. 

   A huge thank you to everyone who purchased gifts for our Christmas families especially our corporate sponsors Ingram Micro, Touching Hearts at Home and Drescher & Malecki! Your generosity has helped make the holidays bright for many struggling families in our local community!

The Hope Project of WNY, Inc.

Upcoming Events

(check back frequently for additional events)

April 14th          11am - 4pm

Spring Craft & Vendor Show with Bake Sale and Basket Raffle

Join us on April 14th 2019 for our best FREE ADMISSION basket raffle, local vendor show and bake sale! Basket raffle and 50/50 drawing at 3:30 - do not need to be present to win. Pizza, baked goods and beverages available for purchase! Come and support the Hope Project of WNY! HOPE will only be hosting 2 free vendor shows this year, one Spring and one Winter!

Current Needs:

We have an ever-present need for items in our shop.listed below are the current most needed items. This list will be updated weekly by Tuesday at 8am.


AT THIS TIME WE CAN ONLY ACCEPT THE FOLLOWING!

  • Personal hygiene items (shampoo, conditioner, body wash, Dial bar soap, men's and women's deodorant, toothpaste, floss, mouthwash etc.)
  • Men's and Women's razors
  • Household hygiene items (toilet paper, laundry soap, glass cleaner, disinfectant spray etc.)
  • Women's clothing sizes 2XL and larger
  • Twin and queen size sheets/sets
  • Towels
  • Underwear for all ages and genders

Another way to help:


DONATE NOW

Recent Events

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Recent Events

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Malloween was a huge success! There was over 2000 Trick-or-Treaters in amazing costumes, Elsa singing live, a pumpkin patch, many different vendors, live demonstrations, free photo booth and of course LOTS of candy! We are already looking forward to next year!

Our October basket raffle was a great night out as usual! Over 200 wonderful prizes were raffled off while we enjoyed live music and included food and drinks! Thank you to all who donated for the event and to everyone who came. 

Meet one of our amazing volunteers!

Peggy

Peggy has been with The Hope Project of WNY, Inc. for many years. Peggy steps up to the plate in numerous ways, one in particular is how she always makes sure we are stocked. She is also our chauffeur for recycled donations. Peggy continues to be irreplaceable asset of The Hope Project of WNY, Inc.


This year at our 4th Annual Holiday Fundraiser, Peggy was named 2018 Volunteer of the Year.


Thank you Peggy for always being there for us! 

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Address

4545 Transit Road #954

Williamsville, NY 14221

Inside of the Eastern Hills Mall


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closings due to weather 

Contact

Summer Hours (effective 6/27)

Monday 10-4

Tuesday closed

Wednesday 10-7

Thursday 10-4

Friday - Closed

Saturday - Closed

Sunday - Closed

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