Doors of Hope

“I will…transform the Valley of Trouble into a doorway of Hope.”  

Hosea 2:15

Our Mission at Doors of Hope is to build relationships, remove the barriers of generational poverty and crisis living, and encourage independence.

Providing Skills that Restore Lives and Give Hope
We do not believe a personal catastrophe, crisis living, poverty, or homelessness should define an individual or their future.

We understand…
• The challenge of living paycheck to paycheck.
• The impact of one life event that turns your whole world upside down.
• The isolation of breaking the cycle of generational or habitual poverty.

You need help. You need hope. We are here for you.

Contact Doors of Hope and…
• Feel confident and empowered with new skills and knowledge.
• Break lifelong cycles that have held you back.
• Begin planning a brighter future.
• Advocate for yourself in life and work.

Contact us:  616.748-6017 or

Hours: Monday through Thursday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

How we partner to empower our community

One to One

City on a Hill Doors of Hope equips individuals with knowledge, confidence and free resources that can break the cycle of crisis living.

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Church Partnerships

Churches have a heart to help those in need but struggle knowing the best approach. Doors of Hope part­ners with churches to meet, listen and understand a client’s situation fully. We provide a plan on how best to assist those in need.

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Corporate Resources

If you’re a business owner, you know the resources spent building a solid workforce. When an employee strug­gles at home, it affects their work. Doors of Hope partners with local businesses to provide our services to employees. This convenient part­nership keeps employees focused on work instead of dealing with a financial crisis. 

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Doors of Hope News & Events

Celebrating 15-year foundation of faith

Celebrating 15-year foundation of faith

Fifteen years ago this summer, the doors of City on a Hill opened. It was the culmination of months of work, prayer and steps of faith.  And with those steps, our founders so often found a sure foundation under their feet. Answers to prayer at the right moment: A...

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Open a Door of Hope

Open a Door of Hope

An open door of hope looks different to each client. As we walk alongside our clients, we find that one open door can lead to another. As we see those doors open, we find that "hope" is not just a wish but it becomes a place to live. We get to experience life-giving...

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Life Skills Coaches – Assemble!

Life Skills Coaches – Assemble!

The Doors of Hope Life Skills coaches meet weekly to make sure they are staying current on available local resources. These local resources can help our clients meet their goals and gain independence - and that is what we love!

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