Hope Strategies, Inc.

Hope Strategies, Inc. was founded by Bishop Alfred Blue and established in 2000. The mission of Hope Strategies is to address the blight, social and economic ills and educational deficiencies that plague our community by strengthening, rebuilding and restoring lives through applying faith and community based principles.

Under the leadership of Bishop Blue, Pastor Veron Blue serves as the Executive Director of Hope Strategies,Inc. overseeing programs that address issues which adversely affect families and the community.


Choosing Healthy Alternatives for Mental, Physical and Spiritual Success (C.H.A.M.P.S.S.) Re-entry Program

C.H.A.M.P.S.S. was designed to work in conjunction with the Bexar County Adult Probation Department to redirect young adults to live productive lives. Young adults who are on probation attend a 5-day empowerment retreat. Each day they acquire knowledge of how to better their personal lives, finances, education, career devel skills, etc. Each participant receives community services for their participation in the program.

Drug Education For Youth (D.E.F.Y.) Summer Program

A unique program, partnered with San Antonio Parks and Recreation Department, designed to equip 7-14 year olds with character, leadership skills confidence and higher academic exposure so they are prepared to engage in positive, healthy life styles as drug free citizens.

Destined for Greatness International Mentoring Program

A program designed to mentor, build confidence and self-esteem, support, encourage and motivate teenage girls to successfully transition into college or some form of higher education. For more information Click Here


Group of young people ages 13-19 who help other teens and their community through various service projects, conferences and summer programs. For more information Click Here

Family Affair

A program created to assist families that are in crisis and provide intervention to help restore them through counseling, family mentoring and family play. Family Affair is a 1-day retreat for families to enjoy time withe each other and grow together.

God’s Girls Empowering and Motivating others to Succeed (G.E.M.S.) Community Outreach

How To Father Training Solutions

A unique program designed to help men to be fathers their children need.

Living Free Community Forum

A HIV/AIDS program formed to bring awareness of the impact of the virus and disease through education and testing to the community.

Community Partners

  • Bexar County Adult Probation Department
  • Haven for Hope
  • San Antonio Fighitng Back, Inc.
  • BEAT AIDS Coalition
  • Communities Empowering Youth
  • Project Quest
  • San Antonio Police Department
  • Salvation Army Emergency Shelter
  • Urban Connections
  • Big Brothers, Big Sisters