Transforming Space into a Place of Hope & Recovery

Hope Town Ohio is embarking on a journey to create a new headquarters that will serve as a vital resource for individuals rebuilding their lives. To make this vision a reality, we’ve curated a Donation Wish List of high-quality items that will equip our new facility with the essentials needed to operate at its best.

Hope Town’s Donation Wish List

Garage and Workshop Necessities:

Painting and Lighting

  • Paint for garage ceiling and all walls (off-white and light gray colors)
  • LED shop lights
  • Yellow exterior paint for shop floor safety lines
  • Giant ceiling fan for garage
  • Cut out window in shop and install 4 X 6 plexiglass

Safety and Security

  • Fire extinguishers (4 units)
  • Fire extinguisher signage
  • Shop safety chains 

Workshop Upgrades

  • Plumbing for shop air (Dewalt 100 ft x 3/4) x2
  • Air dryer for compressor and plumbing (3/4 size)
  • Air compressor (80 gallon/175 psi or close)
  • Car lift + installation

Mechanic’s Office Fit-out

  • Door and window installation for the mechanic’s office
  • Window AC unit for mechanics office (14,000 BTU, 115-volt and 10,000 BTU)
  • Electrical work for garage office area (licensed and bonded)
  • Work benches, steel cabinets and shelving

Tools and Equipment

  • General tools for workshop use
  • Tire changing equipment
  • Shop fans for ventilation

Waste and Hazard Management

  • 6-gallon oily waste can
  • Flammable liquid storage cabinet
  • 300,000 BTU natural gas shop heater

Building & Grounds: 

Utilities and Infrastructure

  • Electrical work for the front of the building (licensed and bonded)

Aesthetics and Signage

  • Painting brickwork, doors, and shutters

Outdoor and Property Maintenance & Grounds Keeping

  • Riding and push mowers, leaf blowers, shovels, rakes and wheelbarrows.
  • Paint for exterior masonry
  • Gravel and river rock for courtyard
  • Gravel and river rock for parking lot
  • Landscaping to enhance curb appeal

The Extras That Make a Difference

  • An electric dryer 
  • Extension ladders,
  • A treadmill for staff and client wellness.
  • 50” plus flat screen TV’

Your Impact

Every item donated brings us closer to creating an environment that supports recovery, skill-building, and community service. Whether it’s a washer and dryer that ensures our shop uniforms plus towels are serviced or the lawnmowers that maintain the dignity of our property, your contributions make a tangible difference.

Tax-Deductible Generosity

When you donate to Hope Town, you not only support our mission, you also receive the benefit of a tax deduction. Hope Town Ohio is a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization (EIN 85-3995232), and all contributions are tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law.

How to Donate

Donating is easy and secure through our online portal on our website at If you prefer to donate any of the items from our Wish List, please contact us to arrange a drop-off or pick-up. Remember, we seek only high-quality items to ensure the longevity and safety of our operations.

A Message of Thanks

“We understand that donating is more than just a physical act—it’s a gesture of belief in our mission and in the lives of those we serve,” says Ted St. John, Chief Executive of Hope Town Ohio. “Every donation, no matter the form it takes, is a building block for a transformed life and a testament to the power of community.”

Together, we can build more than just a building—we can build a home for hope, recovery, and a brighter future. Join us by supporting the new Hope Town Ohio headquarters today.