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!
Mary Harden Johnson


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

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

Renaissance Church Of God In Christ
Bishop Dennis McMurray

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

Senior Pastor - Rev. Jones


Herman Miller Cares

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