To heal & elevate hope while meeting basic human needs, one life at a time.


H.O.P.E. .........Help Our People Evolve

About Us

A Christ-centered, not-for-profit , volunteer based corporation which provides basic human needs service programs to assist HOMELESS, economically disadvantaged patrons with temporary housing, food and clothing. 


We are on a mission of mercy.

This is a real community of 24 homeless individuals near our location


This is the home of one of our patrons until Feburary, 2014


The Refuge of Hope at Centerview


The Refuge Soup Kitchen provides a lunch meal to the hungry without qualification

The Refuge Food Pantry provides crisis assistance to the homeless with limited financial resources

The Refuge Clothing Closet distributes seasonal and work clothing to those with limited financial resources


The Refuge of Hope Soup Kitchen is open Monday, Wednesday, and Friday

Serving from 11:30 am.  to 12:30 pm.

Open to anyone regardless of income

The Refuge of Hope Food Pantry

3500 pounds of food coming in to the food pantry 

Our first year Refuge of Hope Soup Kitchen garden provided food for the soup kitchen and local patrons in need


One of our many harvests of zuchinni, squash and cucumbers

 Lunch Box 21

Our summer feeding program for children out of school and elderly seniors in a local low income housing development in Kannapolis.

Serving 100 to 120 meals a day, 3 days a week.

A dedicated group of volunteers and children 


Located in the Centerview Community, one of the oldest communities in Kannapolis.  Located in the former Child Care Day Care which was one of the oldest day cares of more than 40 years in Kannapolis.


We are a non-profit corporation with the state of North Carolina and recognized by the Internal Revenue Service as a 501 (c) (3).  All contributions are tax deductible.