What is Hope for the Holidays?


Hope for the Holidays is a holiday tree auction presented by New Hope for Families. Free and open to the public, more than 50 unique and fully decorated trees and wreaths sponsored by area individuals, organizations, and businesses and will be on public display between November 23 and December 1, 2019 at 6th and College in downtown Bloomington, Indiana.

Would you or your organization like to sponsor a tree or wreath?

          Download our registration form:                 or contact Thom via email:    

The trees will be auctioned off at a fun live auction on Sunday, December 1, from 2 - 5 pm.


All proceeds will benefit families impacted by homelessness in our community.  New Hope for Families is Monroe County’s only temporary, emergency housing service for homeless families. We’re on a mission to keep families together and empower children to break the cycles of homelessness and poverty through quality and low-cost childhood early education.  Won’t you join us?


122 West 6th Street (Corner of 6th & College)

Open House Hours:

November 23 - 27:  4 pm -9 pm

Closed Thanksgiving Day

Nov. 29, 30:  9 am – 9 pm


Public Auction

Sunday, Dec. 1:  2 – 5 pm

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New Hope Family Shelter, Inc.
(doing business as New Hope for Families) is a registered non-profit 501(c)(3) corporation.

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P.O. Box 154
Bloomington, IN 47402

(812) 334-9840

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