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Vital Services to
Vulnerable Neighbors

Our mission is to end homelessness in the Big Bend through leadership, education, advocacy, and the provision of quality services.

We are dedicated to providing the vital services necessary to prevent and end people’s experience of homelessness:

  • Emergency shelter
  • Permanent and permanent supportive housing
  • Homeless prevention and rapid rehousing

We compassionately and effectively meet the needs of our community’s most vulnerable:

  • Veterans
  • People with disabilities and long histories of homelessness
  • Families with minor children

Child at HOPE Community

We invite you to learn more:
Sara Jean Hargis
Public Relations and Development Director shargis<at>
(850) 792-94

We Believe in Home

The BBHC Board



Andrea Jones

Retired Firefighter, Consultant

Tiffany Hamilton
Vice President

Realtor, Ekk and Hamilton Realty

Khanty Xayabouth

Vice President, Centennial Bank

Karen Frost

Director of Sales, Capital Health Plan

Gary Calixte

Manager, Men’s Wearhouse

Cherie Hall

Director of Finance and Administration, Disability Rights Florida

Abi White Moon

Associate Rector, St. John’s Episcopal Church

Melanie Quinton

Vice-President, Centennial Bank

Bailey Rice

Youth Leadership Tallahassee, Student, JPII Catholic School

Sam Rogers

Retired Insurance Executive, Volunteer

Patrick Sheffield

Account Executive, Moore Communications Group

For CoC/HMIS information, see the CoC/HMIS tab.

updated 07-22-17

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