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Hope Haven

In 2017 Hope Haven will launch Bridged To Home – providing emergency/temporary housing for individuals and families with school-age children and/or who are in need of job training. SEVENTY-EIGHT volunteers painted seven 2BR and four 1BR “mini” apartments. HOWEVER, our volunteers decided to end 2016 in GRAND FASHION! As a Christmas Gift to future children, […]

WCT Complete Melrose Street House Painting Project

Mrs. Lozano is a disabled widow and one of the sweetest ladies you would ever want to meet. She works hard and is a caring person to all she knows, but on her fixed income just couldn’t afford to have her trees trimmed and her home painted. WCT volunteers came to her aid, but not […]

WCT Completes Oxford Street House Painting Project

Mrs. Turner lost her husband in 2013. She and her daughter are disabled and living on fixed incomes. Her daughter is doing all she can to fix up the inside of the home, but she is physically and financially unable to paint the exterior. Withough the home repairs, they may lose their insurance, and they […]

First Car Wash Of The Year

The rain finally held off for a weekend just in time for the Dyess We Care Team’s first car wash of the year.  The car wash was held at Red Robin.  All of the proceeds raised from the car wash was donated to Project Graduation.  This year’s car wash raised over $1000. Project Graduation was […]

First House Painting Project Of The Year

Spring is here and that means it’s time to paint!  This was the Dyess We Care Team’s  first house of the year! During April 2016, eighty-eight Dyess We Care Team volunteers dedicated two Saturdays assisting an elderly, disabled woman on a fixed income. The Airmen installed new sensor lights (AKA – “security” lighting, courtesy of […]