Receiving Hope and Giving Hope Together

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The goal of the Cross Timbers Hope Center is to pour hope back into our community by meeting practical needs and equipping others to make a difference.

The Hope Center is located at:
312 W McKinney St
Denton, TX 76201
(940) 240-5100
HopeCenter@crosstimberschurch.org
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Let’s Make a Difference Together!
We have many opportunities for you to get involved and we would love for you to be part of transforming the city of Denton.

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Upcoming Events

september, 2021

More ways to give hope:

Provide food for the Food Bank

We have drop off bins located at Cross Timbers Church at both the Argyle and Denton campuses. We will need food donations as well as people to help pick up, count, and store the food each night. To get involved, simply drop off food donations to the bins or to serve, contact us.

Where to Drop Items

Argyle: Main Entrance under pavilion
Denton: Breeze Way

Donations Needed

Drop off between 10am-4pm

  • canned meat, canned pastas
  • hamburger helper
  • rice
  • beans
  • fruit cups

Provide relief through a Food Box or Hygiene Box

SOS International needs your help to keep families safe, healthy and fed during COVID-19. In response to the Coronavirus pandemic, SOS International is gathering boxes of food and hygiene supplies for those in our community who are currently facing income insecurity. You can help without even leaving your home.

Serve with Lovepacs

Many children who were on the free/reduced lunch program will need healthy meals while out of school. We are partnering with Lovepacs to provide food and volunteers to feed school aged children. We will need food donations and people to put together the snack packs for the kids. We will also need people to deliver the food. Learn more about the specific food needs at the link below. To volunteer to help pack and deliver food, contact us.

Donations Needed

  • 15oz canned veggies/fruit
  • 18oz chunky soup cans
  • 15oz canned pasta
  • 5oz canned chicken/tuna
  • Easy Mac cups
  • Individual Ramen packets
  • 6oz Goldfish packets
  • 20oz jelly (plastic)
  • 16oz peanut butter (plastic)
  • 12oz cereal boxes
  • microwave popcorn
  • single serve applesauce
  • instant oatmeal packets
  • granola bars
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Do you need a little hope?

Sometimes we find ourselves in a position where we can serve and give generously and other times, we need a little extra help to get us back on our feet. If you are in a crisis or need practical help to provide for daily needs, follow the instructions below to request assistance.

Be sure to complete a Request for Assistance Form before scheduling meeting.
Each applicant is carefully reviewed, and all information is held in strict confidence. Cross Timbers reserves the right to either provide everything the applicant requests, only a portion, or they may refuse the request if they believe it will reinforce negative or irresponsible behavior.

Required Documentation

If you are requesting financial assistance, the following documents will be needed:

      • Request for Assistance Form
      • Household Budget (Printable)
      • Supporting Documentation, such as:
        • Proof of current address (current lease or mortgage statement)
        • Proof of all expenses (mortgage/rent, utility bills, child care, auto payments)
      • Documentation on any crisis (doctor’s letter, police/fire reports, paid receipts for unusual expenses)
Assistance FormBudget Sheet