In Memory of David Prah

David Prah

David Anthony Prah March 17, 1962 – May 15, 2014

It is with great sadness we share with you the news that David Prah, longtime Mountain House resident, has passed away. David spent his last few days at home surrounded by those who loved him, including family and staff. David’s illness and subsequent death were sudden and caught everyone by surprise. He was diagnosed with Leukemia on Monday, May 11th, and passed away on Thursday, May 15th.

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Art for a happy life

By Nephtali Stackhouse

Art Club-Clients and Staff

Three and a half years ago, Alpha staff wanted to give clients a creative and fun activity to do each week, called Art Club, but where to have it?

Laura Hoag, a Direct Support Professional at Alpha, found the perfect place! She found Blu Café, a coffee shop willing to donate space in the back of the New Hope Church, in Shoreline.  Blu Café is a warm and comfortable indoor coffee shop serving espresso, Italian sodas and most other fun coffee drinks. Along with the wonderful church volunteer baristas and free Wi-Fi it is a great place to hang out.  Most often we enjoy the drink styling of Steve. Craig Eidsmoe talked with New Hope ministries; they were very supportive, and agreed to let us use a good chunk of their tables, at no cost, for Art club.  Continue reading