Dr. Bah-Sow with Dr. & Mrs. Matteis (HOPIE Joyce Wilson's parents) when they met the SS HOPE on the ship's return from Guinea in 1965.
Welcome to the Alumni Association!
The purpose of the Alumni Association is to inform alumni on the progress of Project HOPE, and to continuously support the organization through the knowledge, skills, financial resources, and loyalty of its alumni; to communicate and interpret the goals, achievements, and current programs efforts to others; and to promote a spirit of unity and loyalty among former program volunteers, staff, counterparts, and friends.
HAPPY HOLIDAYS! I wish everyone a healthy and personally fulfilling 2015!
Do you have photos from your HOPE experiences that you want to share on our web page? If so, please send them with a caption to Brooke Herndon at firstname.lastname@example.org or mail to her at Project HOPE, 255 Carter Hall Lane, P. O. Box 250, Millwood, VA 22646. Please indicate if you want the photo returned to you.
Ann MacGregor traveled with the SS HOPE from its launch in 1960. Throughout her six-year journey, she wrote letters to her mother that she later retrieved and made into a book entitled Letters of HOPE.