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US Bank Gives a HOPE Inside a Fresh, New Look!

US Bank has remodeled the space adjacent to their North Minneapolis branch for the last six months for HOPE coaches to meet with clients. The site was a rallying point for …

Remembering Senator Diane Feinstein, A Friend of HOPE and the Community

We are deeply saddened by the recent passing of Diane Feinstein, longtime Senator from California. She was a lioness in the Senate, a trailblazer for women, and a tireless advocate …

Operation HOPE Shares “Commitment to Action” at Clinton Global Initiative 2023

Each year, the Clinton Global Initiative gathers many of the world’s top “doers” who are committed to taking meaningful action to make the world a better place for us all. …

Sadie’s “Maid”-to-Order Dream Comes to Life

Leaving home is rarely an easy thing to do. But when mom calls and asks that you move from one state to another to assist with her growing business, you …

We Remain Hopeful and Resilient: Remembering 9/11

On September 11, 2001, our world changed forever. We faced immense grief as thousands of lives were stolen from us, and our nation experienced a sorrow unparalleled in our recent …

Filling the Gaps with Knowledge

1 Million Black Businesses is about more than just creating 1 million Black businesses by 2030. It’s also about helping existing Black entrepreneurs enhance their skills, grow their network, and …

Rachel Finds a Sense of Community Among Fellow Entrepreneurs

Entrepreneurs and small business owners come to Operation HOPE at different stages of their business life cycle and with different levels of business knowledge. Most enter the program with just …

Honoring the Legacy of Clarence Avant: A Tribute from Operation HOPE

In the tapestry of change-makers, advocates, and community builders, some threads shine more brightly than others. Today, we at Operation HOPE want to take a moment to honor one of …

The Little Lady Driving Big Success

They say big things come in small packages. Cora Cleasants agrees and would be the first to tell you that that saying is about her. This 5’3”, grandmother of four …

Sending Aloha from HOPE: A Message Regarding the Wildfires in Maui

Our hearts are heavy over the horrific destruction and loss of life taking place in Maui and the big island. Our HOPE Inside Disaster team stands ready with our partners …