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1520 11th St., Altoona, PA  16601


(814) 381-7020

       Hope Community Church  serves as a community outreach center with numerous resources for families of the area in need of a stable, hope-filled,  facility. Through our many outreach services, we intend to be a light and a source of hope in a community where many families suffer from extreme poverty, broken relationships, addictions and abuse. Our hearts are especially tender toward young children in need of love, guidance and stability.

       Approximately 500 people come through the doors of Hope Community Church weekly for one reason or another.  Below are the services currently available to families in the Altoona Area, through Hope Community Church and the Nehemiah Project. as a community outreach center with numerous resources for families of the area.

Church Services

 Midtown Church:  Holds services at Hope Community Church,  Sundays at 10 a.m.

Hope Community Church: Holds services,  Saturday evenings at 7 p.m.

Christmas Eve Service - Wed, Dec. 24,  5-6pm

Iglesias Bautista:  A Spanish-speaking church which holds services at Hope Community Church.

The Father's House: Provides free food, clothing and household items for those in need,  Monday nights from 6-8 p.m., Thursdays from noon till 2 p.m. and Saturday from 9:15 a.m. till noon.

The Father's Table: A soup kitchen offering hot meals three times a week to families in the area. Meals are served from 5 - 6 p.m. Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays.


The Potter's Wheel: An addiction support group meets Tuesday's at 7 p.m. --- held at the Salvation Army.


Cuts From Above: A family-style beauty salon is available by appointment.


The Foundry:  A men's shelter / transition home is planned for the near future.

  As you can see, we are a work in progress.  We desire to create an avenue to love and growth and we believe our efforts will impact the lives of our neighborhood families.  You can help by making monetary donations and volunteering your time. If interested, you may contact Tammy Gray at (814) 381-7019

"If you give to the poor your needs will be met." Proverbs 28:27