BHGH Partners with Steve Pemberton, Author of A CHANCE IN THE WORLD, For Movie Release 1

BHGH Partners with Steve Pemberton, Author of A CHANCE IN THE WORLD, For Movie Release

Posted Posted in Featured, Partnerships

Boys Hope Girls Hope International has partnered with Steve Pemberton, author of “A CHANCE IN THE WORLD: An Orphan Boy, a Mysterious Past, and How He Found a Place Called Home,” to share his inspirational story and motivational message with scholars in our affiliate cities. Steve, who has become a relentless champion for under-represented and […]

Brenda's Story

Brenda’s Story

Posted Posted in Alumni Stories, Guatemala

Twenty-two year-old Brenda was born in Sayaxche, Peten in Guatemala. When she was five, Brenda moved with her parents and five siblings to Los Reyes, San Andres, Peten, located far from her extended family in Sayaxche. Los Reyes was a very small, isolated town, and the only transportation to and from it was one bus […]

Gregg Scruggs

Greg’s Story

Posted Posted in Alumni Stories, Cincinnati

At 13 years old, Greg joined Boys Hope Girls Hope as a residential scholar. His father had passed, and he was living in a housing project where drugs, gangs and violence were the norm. As residential scholar, Greg moved out of his neighborhood and into the Boys Hope Girls Hope home where he was safe […]

Brijhette Farmer

Brijhette’s Story

Posted Posted in Alumni Stories, St. Louis

Brijhette was raised by an elderly and loving aunt who deeply believed in the power of education. When she and her aunt learned of BHGH STL through a former teacher, they knew it would offer life-changing opportunities and would be worth the sacrifice of living apart. Brijhette joined Girls Hope at age 11. As her […]