Star of Hope Mission


Houston, TX
Founded: 1907
Current Status: Member
Member Since: September 17, 1991
ECFA accredited organization

Financial Data
Revenue  
   Cash Donations $25,797,533
   Noncash Donations $3,627,004
   Other Revenue $1,190,158
   Total Revenue $30,614,695
Expenses  
   Total Expenses $29,112,397
Excess (or Deficit)
   for the Year
$1,502,298
Other $0
Total Change
   in Net Assets
$1,502,298
Total Assets $73,332,653
Total Liabilities $2,672,459
Net Assets $70,660,194

Data for year ended December 31, 2015
Per the organization's financial statements

Contact Information
Star of Hope Mission
Houston, TX
Tel: (713) 748-0700
Fax: (713) 748-5941
Website: http://www.sohmission.org
Top Leader: Mr. Henry L. Rush
Donor Contact: Mr. Jack O'Brien

Ministry Description
Founded in 1907, Star of Hope is a Christ-centered community dedicated to meeting the needs of homeless men, women and their children. Positive life changes are encouraged through structured programs which focus on spiritual growth, education, employment, life management and recovery from substance abuse. On any given day, there are approximately one thousand homeless men, women and children being helped at the Men's Development Center, the Women and Family Emergency Shelter, the Transitional Living Center for Women & Families and Extended Services programs. The key to the success of Star of Hope Mission is its comprehensive approach to addressing the diverse issues, both immediate and long term, that impact homeless individuals and families. In 2015, Star of Hope provided 603,949 meals and 352,001 nights lodging for 7,868 first time guests; 23% of those guests were children.

ServantMatch®
This Fund was established to focus on immediate basic needs care, as well as the long-term requirements of the youngest and most vulnerable clients residing in our family centers. Essential services such as food, clothing, shelter, counseling, health care, and educational support. The Fund supports immuizations, child care, after-school and enrichment programs, homework help and mentoring. The supportive programs improve health and well-being, as well as self-esteem and confidence.

Ministry Sectors
  • Discipleship
  • Human Services & Medical

  • Ministry Types
  • Rescue Mission, Homeless (primary)
  • Alcohol, Drug Recovery
  • Men's Ministry
  • Women's Ministry