Joint Announcement - Agreement Reached in Purchase of 75 Norfolk Street
Lakeside Church and Lakeside HOPE House have reached an agreement in principle that will result in HOPE House purchasing 75 Norfolk Street from Lakeside Church. HOPE House looks forward to a continued relationship with Action Read, multiple twelve step groups, Circles® and Lakeside Church. The purchase is anticipated to close spring 2020.
"We couldn’t be more thrilled with seeing how HOPE House has flourished since its launch in 2012. We believe the sale of 75 Norfolk Street to HOPE House will enable them to serve more people more effectively, and at the same time, we are pleased to continue to grow Lakeside Church’s Downtown site in the building alongside HOPE House.” Rose MacQueen, Chair, Lakeside Church Board.
"HOPE House is excited to have secured their operating facilities, 75 Norfolk Street, allowing it to remain an integral part of Guelph’s system of services for community members living in poverty. HOPE House will continue to provide tangible, compassionate assistance and care as per the vision of Lakeside Church in 2012." Eleanor Davidson, Chair, Lakeside HOPE House Board.