October 2008 - HOPE alliance of missouri is pleased to announce a generous donation of over $19,000 towards its Friday Backpack Program. This generous donation was given to Executive Director, Faith Ann Barnes, at a banquet sponsored by Christian Life Center of Rolla, Missouri. HOPE alliance of missouri would like to give a heart-felt thanks to Dr. Balakrishnan, GPD Insurance, and all of the people who helped raise the funds. The money will help feed 200 students over the weekend through the end of the 2008-2009 school year. Thank you!
April 2009 - HOPE alliance of missouri received a donation of $1,100 from Fairground Chevrolet in Rolla, after the employees set up a community garage sale and donated all proceeds to HOPE alliance of missouri. A special thank you goes out to Carol Harris for coordinating this massive event!
October 2009 - Pi Kappa Alpha Fraternity held a Lunch-Sack-A-Thon for HOPE alliance of missouri and donated all proceeds, which amounted to $2,000.
November 2009 - WalMart Foundation graciously gave a state grant of $25,000 to be used for the Friday Backpack Program! Thank you WalMart!
December 2009 - Once again, Fairground Chevrolet in Rolla set up a community garage sale and donated the proceeds of $1,000 to HOPE alliance of missouri. Thank you again Carol Harris and all employees for making it another successful garage sale!
May 2013 - Kiwanis International granted HOPE alliance of missouri $10,000 for the Friday Backpack Program! Thank you Rolla Kiwanis for your hard
work on this amazing and generous grant!
2016 - Thanks to Rolla Rotary (Noon Club), Rotary International gave Hope Alliance $10,000 to purchase hygiene products for all 450 children in the Friday Backpack Program three separate times! Thank you Rolla Rotary Noon Club and Rotary International.