top of page

Hope in the Darkness Project

Co-Founders & Board  of Directors

Thomas R. Eades III

Founder- President

 Author of Hope in the Darkness and founder of  Hope in the Darkness Project. He is a loving  father of   four children, two step-children, and has Sixteen  grandchildren.  He grew up in Richmond, Virginia and

played college football. His football career ended just  before signing with a NFL team due to a back injury.  He has been a sinner and seminarian, a  Christian and a missionary, and a business executive.

  He has been a firsthand witness to personal miracles and experienced the healing power of Jesus. He is active  in the Knights of Columbus and his Church parish   where he serves in youth programs and the prison  ministry. He is married to his soulmate, Theresa.  He has Four Children and 16 Grandchildren.  He lives in the Potomac Highlands of West Virginia.  

                                                         More Information

Gil Heiman -  Vice President

Prison minister in northern Virginia for over twenty years

  • Prison Ministry at the Loudoun County Adult Detention

    Center, Leesburg, VA

Theresa Eades - Financial Secretary and Treasurer 


    An Educator for over 30 years and a Tile One Educator she has  and is  involved with the toughest underprivileged and challenged children when teaching.


  • She has won teacher of the year and other accolades for her success and determination to help all children she encounters. Theresa is currently with the Hampshire County School System at Romney West Virginia


Mike Kastre 

Accomplished Author and

Successful Entrepreneur

 Author and  Owner of St Michaels Press Publisher  and Book Distributions

also Officer in the Knights of  Columbus. Mike also a board member on several other institutions 

Brian Keane- Spiritual , Business Consultant and Financial Contributor

Retired  Businessman and  Consultant  for Major Corporations  around the World. 

Formater at St Michaels  Canada 

PayPal ButtonPayPal Button
bottom of page