Meeting Unique Needs through Community Partners

Introducing Our Executive Director: Scott Sawinski

From the farthest corner of the earth to his nextdoor neighbor, Scott Sawinski joins Jake’s Network of Hope as the executive director in order to continue a legacy that impacts individuals across the globe. “We are all just one circumstance away from needing a helping hand to potentially get us

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Diapers Support Mom’s Need for Self Care

“When roots are deep, there is no need to fear the wind.” refugee and recipient diapers from Jake’s programs Moving to a new home is exhausting and overwhelming. In many circumstances, relocation is forced and unexpected – adding to the challenges.  Recently, Jake’s has been able to help a refugee

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Cloth Diapers Keep Kids Happier, Healthier

Jake’s long-time partners Ekisa Ministries continue to do great work for kids with disabilities in Uganda. All 16 children living in the organization’s children’s home have unique stories, live with a variety of disabilities and have overcome trauma – such as abandonment or abuse. Yet, each one continues to shine.

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sign that reads refugees welcome

Donations Headed to Afghan Refugees in Wisconsin

With more than 8,000 Afghan refugees at Wisconsin’s Fort McCoy, there is high demand for many basic needs items to support those individuals who fled the Taliban takeover of Kabul. Due to the nature of these evacuations, the individuals arrived with little to no additional possessions. There are some reports that the refugees

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Sharing Smiles all Season Long

Jake’s Network of Hope, Good360 and Toys for Tots teamed up this summer to distribute toys, books, and games to families in need in Northeast Wisconsin. This partnership empowered kids to Unplug & Play this summer. About 30% of all families across this region live in income-restricted households, unable to

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