"From this place Springs Hope for inner and global peace."
Who We Are
Hope Springs Institute is a non-profit retreat center in Appalachian Ohio, cultivating peace through empowered leadership, innovative learning, and personal healing. Our vision is a more peaceful, equitable, and inclusive world.
We do this in two ways:
We offer our land, sacred space, and accommodations for organizations, collectives, and groups
We offer our own specialized programs that encourage learning and growth.
To hold sacred space for transformative programming that leads to growth, leadership, and healing while honoring mind, body, spirit, & earth.
Our Core Philosophy
We believe in the inherent worth of every individual.
We value healing for ourselves, humankind, and the planet.
We practice theory-based and experiential learning that fosters right relationship.
We believe in respect for ourselves, each other, and the land.
We value the land as a sacred teacher.
We practice an intersectional approach to our work that honors life's natural diversity and the dignity of every being.
- Taking Back Ourselves: Weekend of Recovery for Women and Non-binary Survivors of Sexual Abuse or AssaultFri, Sep 16Hope Springs Institute
- Multiple DatesSun, Sep 25ZOOM (reference ticket pdf for link)
- Wed, Dec 07Hope Springs InstituteDec 07, 6:00 PM EST – Dec 11, 1:00 PM ESTHope Springs Institute , 4988 Mineral Springs Rd, Peebles, OH 45660, USAThis Circle Immersion invites an international group to dive deeply into circle. It is centering in the basics, yet it is also going beyond learned practice, daring to move into the lived experience of circle.
With a renewed vision, clearer strategic plan, aging buildings, and a hope for a brighter future, we need your financial support more than ever! One time donations help our projects, while ongoing monthly donations help us plan for the future.