Our Story

Our Story

Created with love and hope, “Jim White’s New Beginnings Hope House,” is a refugee resettlement home founded by Kris Maasen (along with friends and family) to honor her beloved father, Jim White.  “Because I was taught through example that everyone deserves a new beginning, a second chance, an opportunity and hope, the house is dedicated to my Dad.  Dad was a Great Man who served his Family and Community by giving hope and opportunity to so many with second, third…

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A New Beginning

A New Beginning

Dear Friends and Family, I would like to share with you a new endeavor. A dream I have had my entire life, that seems to be manifesting before my eyes. First, I will say I knew from an early age that Happiness (for me) came from a life of simplicity and service. Although, I do not live to that standard perfectly, it is a principle I try to practice. With that said, I will tell you through some life circumstances…

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