The Bailey Home
The new “Bailey Home” a place for single women with children to call home is now open.
The Bailey Home, a former church, at 103 East Main, Albany (the corner of 1st and Main) is now a six bedroom home with 2 1/2 baths, a full kitchen with accessories, and two washers and dryers.
With the addition of the latest two mothers with children, the Bailey Home is now at Capacity.
For more information on the Bailey Home click here.
A Dream Becomes a Reality!
The latest Executive Director blog “A Dream Becomes a Reality!” from Pastor John Leon, discusses the new Bailey Home and Pastor Baileys dream of sheltering those in need.
he Bailey Home is named to commemorate Albany Helping Hands founder, the late Pastor Les Bailey. His faith in the Lord and Love for people were elements that molded his vision in the building of the organization.
You can read Pastor John’s blog post by clicking here.
Thank you to the sponsors, donors, staff and volunteers who made the Ninth Annual Bridge of Hope Dinner Auction the biggest to date raising over $120,000.
Next event: Tuesday, April 21, 2020, Willamette Expo Center, Linn County Fairgrounds.
The increased need for housing for seniors, the Bailey Home, and a wrap up of the Dinner Auction Fundraiser were the subjects of a recent radio interview.
Joining KGAL host Jeff McMahan was Pastor John Leon (Executive Director) and Jim Willhight (Media & Development Consultant). To listen click here.
Listen all or part of the three hour radio broadcast by Clicking here for the Home for the Holidays Radio page.
Podcasts of interviews with AHH Board Members, Management, Staff, Volunteers and Guests.
The mp3 podcasts are from the live radio broadcasts that aired on 1580 KGAL Valley Talk with Jeff McMahan. For directory of podcasts click here.
We've posted radio commercials as mp3 files for listening or download.
These ads aired as a paid radio ad schedule (paid for by donor) or as Public Service Announcements (PSA).
The 30 and 60 second radio commercials include ads for Christmas Trees, Home for the Holidays, Anniversary Fundraiser, Crazy Days and Spring Retail.
To listen or download click he
Thank You Sponsors
Volunteer of the year
Inez Neal was the recipient of the "Spirit of Pastor Bailey" award for Volunteer of Year.
Inez, a longtime volunteer at the Albany Helping Hands Thrift Store was presented the award at the Bridge of Hope Dinner Auction on April 23, 2019.
Campfire Wood Success
Albany Helping Hands firewood lot provides wholesale quantities of bundled campfire wood to retailers and Linn County Parks for resale.
Coastal is selling AHH Campfire bundles at it's 17 stores in the Pacific Northwest.
The Linn County Parks Department also sells the wood at it’s operations at Waterloo, Sunnyside and Edgewater Parks.
A thank you to Milt Moran and Cascade Timber Consulting for logs for our woodlot.