Hope Village Surpasses One Million Dollars in Labor| 9/7/2012
According to Hope Village, they have hosted 172 teams for a total of 1,495 volunteers. These volunteers have put in 57,382 hours.
According to IndependentSector.org, a volunteer hour in North Dakota is worth just under $17.50.
"We`re grateful to all the volunteers who have helped us reach and surpass this amazing milestone," said Pastor Paul Krueger, director of Hope Village. "We look forward to giving a gift like this and more to the people of Minot as rebuilding continues through the winter and beyond."
Hope Village is a multi-denominational cooperative provides housing for out-of-town volunteer teams. They can currently house 160 volunteers and have plans to expand to to host 250 volunteers by spring of 2013.