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Hilltoppers, Inc. is supported by:

Tennessee Department of Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (DIDD)

Tennessee Department of Human Services, Division of Rehabilitation Services (DRS)
Tennessee Housing Development Agency (THDA)
The ARC Cumberland County, Tennessee

The United Fund of Cumberland County, Tennessee

Knights of Columbus Foundation & The KIND Charities Foundation

Donations and sponsorships from individuals, organizations and businesses

We are currently selling advertisement sign sponsorships to support the transportation program.   If you would like to purchase a sign for a van please call 931-484-2535.   Examples of current van advertising signs are below:


To make a private donation, please contact one of the following persons:

Tammie Hyder, Director of Finance
86 Duer Ct.
Crossville TN 38555

Jeanene Houston, Executive Director
86 Duer Ct.
Crossville TN 38555


You can use your Kroger card to donate to Hilltoppers, Inc.

You can  register online at krogercommunityrewards.com

If you do not yet have a Kroger Plus card, they are available at the customer service desk at any Kroger

Click on Sign In/Register

If you are a new online customer, you must click on SIGN UP TODAY in the ‘New Customer?’ box

Sign up for a Kroger Rewards Account by entering zip code, clicking on  favorite store, entering your email address and creating a password,  agreeing to the terms and conditions

You will then get a message to check your email inbox and click on the link within the body of the email

Click on My Account and use your email address and password to proceed to the next step

Click on Edit Kroger Community Rewards information and input your Kroger Plus card number

Update or confirm your information

Enter 55570 or name of organization, select organization from list and click on confirm

To verify you are enrolled correctly, you will see your organization’s name on the right side of your information page

REMEMBER, purchases will not count until after you register your card(s).

Do you use your phone number at the register?  Call 800-576-4377, select option 3 to get your Kroger Plus card number

Members must swipe their registered Kroger Plus card or use the phone  number that is related to their registered Kroger Plus card when  shopping for each purchase to count


Hilltopper's Community Thrift Store helps generate alternative revenue to support our day and residential programs. Opened the first week of March, 2010 the store is currently located at 154 East First St. (old Library building).

If you would like to donate appliances and other household items, you may drop them off at the brick building next door to 154 East First St. in Crossville. If you are unable to drop off your heavier items, we will gladly come and pick them up at your home or office. Contact 931-787-1858 to make arrangements. We can provide you with a tax donation letter upon request.

are also needed to help operate the store. Please contact the number above to schedule the best time for you to help with this important project.


Hilltoppers, Inc. has a "wish list" of items needed for the agency.   To donate any of these items you may bring them to Hilltoppers at 86 Duer Ct:

Clothing racks
Shelving units
Toilet tissue
Packages of chips or cookies
Beginner crossword puzzles
Activity pads
Card stock paper
Washable magic markers
Shoe racks
Working computers
Arts & craft supplies
Bottled water
Paper towels
Dishwashing liquid
K-8 Educational workbooks
Pump style hand soap
Drawing paper
Ink pens
Recreational equipment
Storage units
Facial tissue
Hand sanitizer
Find-A-Word puzzles
Activity workbooks
Construction paper

Other things we can use:
Outdoor plants (perennial flowers, trees, bushes) for the Sensory Garden.
Plastic Easter eggs and small treats to put inside such as wrapped candy, small prizes, coins, etc. for our Easter Egg Hunt and party.
Canned soup, meat, vegetables and fruits for our emergency food pantry.


We need volunteers to complete light maintenance in several homes.

Volunteers are needed for gardening and landscaping projects.

Donations of money are accepted to sponsor the above projects and other special projects such as attendance at camp when a client cannot afford to pay his or her own way.

If you would like to make a donation please call Jeanene Houston at 931-484-2535.

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