Bright Hope News

Updates from Bright Hope and our partners around the world.

Santiago Gang Members Finding Hope in Feeding Program

Santiago Gang Members Finding Hope in Feeding Program

Wednesday, November 13, 2013

Peñalolen, Chile – Fuente de Vida, a partner program of Bright Hope, is located in a community notorious for high rates of child abandonment, teen pregnancy, drugs, crime and homelessness. Every Thursday night, a team from the local church comes together to cook hot, nutritious meals for homeless adults in their community. Esteban, who leads the feeding program for Fuente de Vida, has invested his time and energy in getting to know the homeless in his community and will often visit nearby slums to drop off food and supplies.  

New Community Center Opens for Fuente de Vida

Sunday, August 19, 2012

Peñalolén, Chile — Bright Hope intern Taylor Sokolowski recently visited Fuente de Vida to experience the new community center the program has established. 

New Feeding Center Feeds Stomachs and Minds

Saturday, October 08, 2011

Santiago, Chile — A feeding center was built next to the church building this past February. It officially opened in May, when twelve adults attended and received a hot meal. They were homeless and struggled with alcoholism.