HopeWorks Social Enterprises is an affiliate of Housing Hope, and was launched in January 2011 with the goal of helping families gain skills and training for “in demand” jobs to enable them to start towards a living wage career. HopeWorks creates and operates social enterprise businesses designed to provide jobs and internships for families experiencing and at risk of homelessness residing in low-income housing. HopeWorks currently owns and operates three businesses where lots of great training and education happens through paid internships!
- GroundWorks Landscaping providing landscape maintenance and installation with a range of services
- ReNewWorks Home and Decor is an upscale furniture consignment store which opened in July 2013. Located in HopeWorks Station, ReNew offers a wide variety of great upscale vintage and retro home furnishings. It recently added a pick-up and delivery service!
CafeWorks at HopeWorks Station is a mission-based coffee shop that serves customers a world class cup of coffee with top of the industry customer service while providing job training for at-risk youth and young adults from Cocoon House and Housing Hope through a youth barista training program.