Blog / 2017 / February
February 23, 2017
Hope Academy has named Malcolm Pownall its 2017 Face of Hope.

Faces of Hope celebrates those who have made a positive impact on the school’s mission and programs. To mark Hope Academy’s 10th anniversary in 2016, the school honored 10 Faces of Hope. A new Face of Hope is honored annually...
February 16, 2017
Hope Academy celebrated another successful Taste of Hope by raising over $39,000.

The annual fundraising event, this year held on Feb. 12 in the Fairbanks Recovery Center, was attended by more than 200 supporters and featured delicious cuisine by eight local food establishments:

• Biaggi’s Ristorante Italiano
• Chef Suzanne Catering
• Meridian Restaurant
February 9, 2017
Hope Academy has received some tremendous press coverage leading up to its annual fundraising event, Taste of Hope, on Feb. 12.

WTHR, the NBC affiliate in Indianapolis, interviewed Hope Academy Principal Linda Gagyi and student Ian Lewis during its noon newscast. That interview may be viewed at this link:

Gagyi and Lewis...
February 8, 2017
The Bags of Hope and other items have been prepared for the 2017 Taste of Hope.

This year's centerpiece is stacked books with pens, pencils and student silhouettes in the middle.

Michele Cummings created this amazing quilt, which will be raffled during Taste of Hope.

Taste of Hope Committee members and Hope Academy...
February 2, 2017
Hope Academy is a tuition-free Indiana public charter high school for students in recovery from drugs and alcohol. It’s the only recovery high school in Indiana and one of only 35 nationwide.

So how does Hope Academy help keep its students in recovery? By creating a positive community full of support systems.