Community Impact

Looking for an easy way to make a difference in our community?
Bookmark this page and check out the upcoming service/educational projects.

Scroll through the entries to see event postings from the last several months. The most recent entries appear at the top. Archived news items are generally maintained for 6 months. Questions? Please email Pastor Stu Austin.

Donation Drive for NMSI

NHP Church donations drive for NMSI

New Hope is participating with NMSI to donate gently used clothing (women’s, men’s, and children’s), home décor, and furniture items to The Fig Leaf Boutique, a new thrift store for New Mission Systems International to open December 2014. … [Read more...]

Be a Mentor!


New Hope Presbyterian Church sponsors five elementary schools in Fort Myers with adult mentors for their students (either one-one-one or in a classroom setting). These schools are Allen Park, Colonial, Edison Park, Orangewood, and Tanglewood, and they need your help! If you can give your time to be … [Read more...]

Notes for Juvie Jail

write letters to juvie jail

If you feel compassion for hurting people, please consider writing an encouraging note or two that can be copied and given to the girls during our weekly visits to the Fort Myers Juvenile Detention Center. Handwritten messages can be dropped off at the church. For more information about our … [Read more...]

Volunteer Opportunities

New Hope Presbyterian logo

Looking for ways to volunteer in the Fort Myers, Lee County area? You can help people in our community today! … [Read more...]

Sign up to help the Deacons

Deacon Ministry Teams

The Deacon's Meals to Bless  & Wheels to Bless ministries are updating their volunteer lists! If you are willing to provide a meal to church members that have had surgery, are ill or home with a new baby, fill out the Meals to Bless form below. Questions? Email Judy Clarke or phone … [Read more...]

Soap for Hope!

soap for hope

Zoeller Ministries is collecting unused toiletries (even those from hotels!) for the homeless. If you can help, please bring in any unused toiletries to the bins in the front lobby on Sundays. Donations will be given to homeless men, women, and children. For more information, contact Stephen … [Read more...]

Local Partners

Local Partners

At New Hope Presbyterian Church, we take the story of the Good Samaritan in the Gospel of Luke very seriously. Our Local Mission partners are neighbors helping neighbors, making a difference in the lives of men, women and children in Lee County. … [Read more...]

Be a part of a mentoring TEAM!

Starting October 1, Elizabeth Daniel will take a small group of volunteers to Orangewood Elementary each Tuesday morning to help mentor children (and help teachers). If you have wanted to try mentoring, this is a great opportunity to join New Hope members in a team effort. We will meet at the … [Read more...]