Dear Partners, and Friends,

On behalf of H.I.P.S. Board of Directors, please accept our heartfelt gratitude for your outstanding support of in-kind and monetary donations entrusted to H.I.P.S., your generous hearts made a difference in the lives of at-risk young girls in the Greater Grand Rapids Communities, your donations gave opportunities for them to attend H.I.P.S. Eight Weeks Summer Day Camp and Mentorship Program in 2018.

H.I.P.S. and its unique Eight Weeks Summer Day Camp and Mentorship Program is now widely recognized and lauded for its dedication to empowering young girls to make positive life choices and motivating them to work hard to achieve success by completing school, going to college, loving God, and family, being active in their church and community, and exemplifying the values of compassion, commitment, competency and citizenship.

H.I.P.S. will continue to plan for the years 2019-2022 in this great endeavor, making a difference in the lives of our young girls. H.I.P.S. invite you to continue this journey with us. Thank-you again for helping H.I.P.S. to help others within our Greater Grand Rapids Communities embrace the positive thinking that "Failure Is Not an Option".

Thank you to our H.I.P.S. sponsors!
Sincerely,
Mary Harden Johnson
CEO/Founder





Churches:



Deliverance Outreach Ministry
Senior Pastor - Rev. Dr. Leroy Tolbert


Heaven's Gate Church
Senior Pastor - Rev. James L. Harmon, Sr.


Pilgrim Rest Missionary Baptist Church
Senior Pastor - Rev. Dr. Timothy Harris


Renaissance Church Of God In Christ
Bishop Dennis McMurray


Restoring Faith Ministries
Senior Pastor - Rev. Scotty Pearson



Messiah Baptist Church
Senior Pastor - Rev. Daniel Smith (Hosted The H.I.P.S. Summer Day Camp in 2018)



Senior Pastor - Rev. Jones


Businesses:



AC Machining



Amway Grand Plaza Hotel



Brown's Funeral Home



Celebration Cinema Woodland



Grand Rapids Community Foundation



Grand Rapids Urban League



J-Max Transportation Service, Inc.



Keepsake Studios



Power 919 FM



616 Media



Network 180



Our Daily Bread



Rhoades McKee



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