Cornerstone of Hope

Cornerstone of Hope is dedicated to providing support, education, and hope for the grieving. After walking through the grief associated with devastating death of their three-year-old son, Mark and Christi Tripodi opened Cornerstone in 2003. One of the most interesting facts is that Cornerstone, just down the street in Indepdence, is the only free-standing Christian grief counseling center in the United States.


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Support Group Meals

When: Weekday Evenings at 6:00pm

Where: 2038 West 29th Street Cleveland, OH 44113

What: Cornerstone focuses on serving to those are grieving the loss, and as a part of the ministry, they hosts evening support groups. As they serve those who are going through hard times, one of the ways we can support them is by helping with the meals for those support groups. Cornerstone is looking for volunteers who will prepare, serve, and clean up from a simple meal for 12-36 people in the support group. This is an unique opportunity for us to practically come alongside those who are hurting.

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Camp Cornerstone

When: June 11-15, 2018

Where: Cornerstone of Hope

What: Camp Cornerstone is a day camp for children ages 6-12 years old who have experienced loss or trauma. This is a transformative week for many campers and one of the ways we can come alongside to serve is by providing support with their registration process. Cornerstone is in need of 2 volunteers every day to check in campers from 7:30-9am. and 2 volunteers to check out campers from 3:30-4:30pm.

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Camp Cornerstone Tear Down

When: June 18, 2018

Where: Cornerstone of Hope

What: Cornerstone is in need of 8-10 volunteers to help tear down and clean up from Camp Cornerstone. This is a tangible way to serve the staff who have been a part of Camp Cornerstone for the week.

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Camp Heroes Meals

When: July 9-13, 2018 from 7:30am-1:00pm

Where: Cornerstone of Hope

What: Camp Heroes is a day camp for inner-city youth ages 8-17 who have been affected by loss or trauma. This camp provides an experience for students to meet and interact with other teens who have experienced a similar loss or trauma. Cornerstone is in need of 2 volunteers to come setup and cook lunch for the campers.

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