Our Mission

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  • To address homelessness with a unique solution for each family for a total turn-around in order to achieve true, lasting success
  • Our Vision

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  • To bring total spiritual, physical, and vocational restoration through God's grace to homeless families in the Shenandoah Valley of Virginia.
  • Our Approach

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  • The guiding light and methodology throughout this project will be the abiding Spirit of God and the Truth of His Word.
  • Our Organization

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  • Appalachian Homeless Mission is a non-profit organization based in Lexington, Virginia.
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    Appalachian Homeless Mission

    Friends For Life

    "Defend the cause of the weak and fatherless; maintain the rights of the poor and oppressed. Rescue the weak and needy; deliver them from the hand of the wicked."
    - Psalm 82: 3-4
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    12

    May
    2012
    by

    Hugh Henderson
    For 32 years, Hugh has been called to serve the poor.  He has done so during his business career in Peru, the Dominican Republic, and Mexico, as well as at home in the Shenandoah Valley.  Hugh started a food box program for poor families in Rockbridge County in 1987 with the support of the Ruritans.  That program evolved into a full-bore ministry to Appalachian families and children.  In 2009, Hugh started visiting a local mission in Staunton, Virginia, where he befriended several homeless families and started a program for “total restoration”.  That program was the basis for the Appalachian Homeless Mission.  As the President of AHM, Hugh is leading the effort to restore and enable homeless families to full health, employment, and spiritual well-being.  Hugh lives in Lexington, where he runs a consulting practice alongside Appalachian Homeless Mission with the help of two part-time staff.

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