Back on January 26, 2021, the Carpenter Foundation awarded us a very generous grant that helped pay for a good chunk of the furniture at Amy’s House. We could not have accomplished our goals without the help of generous donors like the Carpenter Foundation. Below is a photo of our president, John Henderson, receiving the […]
A round of applause is due to the Temple Lady Lions Club members and their hubbies for coming to wash the outside windows at Amy’s House on May 3rd and for bringing us much needed paper towels, snacks, and coffee. A few Lions posed by our front door. Amy’s House is seeing an increasing number […]
We are so proud to have some decoration on one of our dedication walls. One plaque names the board members and officers of TRIO upon our date of dedication. The other plaque recounts the story of Amy’s House. After consultation with the transplant department at Baylor Scott and White Medical Center, we are happy to […]
Amy’s House hosted three families during January. Because of Covid-19 restrictions we are only able to have two rooms occupied concurrently. The Baylor Scott & White transplant team has been busy and demand for affordable housing is high. We are very hopeful that as more and more people receive vaccinations, we can ease into full […]
Sunday, December 13, 2020, at 2 pm, we had a brief dedication of Amy’s House. We had hoped for a “Grand Opening,” but because of the restrictions required by the pandemic, our ceremony was limited. Representatives of TRIO, the City of Temple, the JLH Foundation, the Baylor Scott & White Medical Center, CRW Construction, and […]
Amy’s House has a certificate of occupancy and TRIO has hired an executive director, Mr. James E. Fly. We are so proud of the house and feel that it will fulfill our mission of helping people who are going through the transplant process at Baylor Scott & White Medical Center. Please look through
The house is very nearly done. Today workers were busy with the security system and the irrigation system. Earlier in the week, all the appliances were installed. We are on the home stretch. Please take the time to look at all the new developments at Amy’s House.
Amy’s House is changing every day now. Workers are building the parking lot. Tile setters have been busy and bathrooms are nearly complete. Our beautiful cabinets are installed. The HVAC workers, electricians, and plumbers have been busy. Our sign is taking shape. Please go through the slide show to see the progress. We are so […]
Even while most the area is locked down, construction on Amy’s House never stopped. The house is completely bricked, the trim work is done, and the interior is being painted. We have a lovely front door. It is so exciting to see this all take shape.
There has been amazing progress on the construction site of Amy’s House. Every week brings us closer to our goal of providing affordable housing for transplant patients and their caregivers. The brick layers are hard at work and the inside of the house has been transformed because all of the wiring, plumbing, ductwork, sprinklers, insulation, […]