Help Us Make A Difference Today!
Your support has allowed us to share the gift of HOPE with over 800 families over the past seven years.
Maureen’s Hope Foundation, Inc. is a 501c3 non-profit organization supported through personal and corporate donations, grants and fundraising events. Your support enables us to continue to fulfill our mission.
Make your tax deductible donation today with a credit card.
You’ve done your part by giving a charitable gift to Maureen’s Hope Foundation. Two gifts, however, are better than one. Through employee matching gift programs, your employer may match your contribution, doubling or even tripling your contribution to Maureen’s Hope Foundation.
More than 13,000 companies nationwide offer to match their employees’ charitable contributions – yours may be one of them. Most companies ask that you complete a short form and send it to Maureen’s Hope. We will take care of the rest. Mail your completed Matching Gift Form to:
Maureen’s Hope Foundation
44 Oswego Street
Baldwinsville, NY 13027
United Way Donations
Thank you to the many people who chose Maureen’s Hope Foundation to be the designated charity of their United Way contributions. Every dollar makes a difference. Our employee identification number is 20-4280502 for anyone else interested in choosing Maureen’s Hope Foundation, Inc. as their recipient. Thank you!
Learn more about giving to United Way through your workplace.
Designate Maureen’s Hope Foundation when shopping online with Amazon Smile and we will receive 5% of your purchase to support our mission. How easy is that?!
The story behind our bracelets has made them a meaningful gift to share with someone special and all proceeds benefit Maureen’s Hope Foundation.
Sponsor a Program
You and Me Bears
These bears are given to children in the hospital to share with a parent or sibling during times they may have to be apart. They are a simple reminder of the love they share.
$25 can sponsor a You & Me Bear set
Since 2007, Maureen’s Hope has delivered 60 – 70 baskets to Upstate Golisano Children’s Hospital that are be placed in the rooms of hospitalized, sleeping children so they awake to a surprise on Easter Morning. The baskets are personalized for the children based on their age and filled with items that bring them comfort, hope and smiles.
$100 can sponsor a You & Me Bear set
Spa Day for Moms of Cancer Warriors
Maureen’s Hope started an annual fall Spa Day for Moms of Cancer Warriors in 2012 that has become a beloved program. These moms share a special connection as they all have children that are currently battling cancer or that have battled cancer in recent years.
$125 can sponsor a mom
Personalized Baskets of Hope & Comfort
Receiving a cancer diagnosis brings overwhelming feelings of uncertainly about the physical and emotional challenges that lie ahead. Our baskets are filled with items specific to a patients needs that bring them comfort, hope, healing and inspiration. Each basket is created with the recipients’ specific needs and interests in mind.
$100 can sponsor a personalized comfort basket
Carry a Bead
Would you like to send a personal and meaningful sentiment of strength and courage to a hospitalized child? Purchase a set of “Carry A Beads” for $20 and your participation additionally helps fund the Beads of Courage program for pediatric oncology and cystic fibrosis patients.
$20 Carry a Bead Kit (shipping & handling included)
Give Your Time
The Maureen’s Hope Youth Club is made up of students in grades 9 through 12 and has about 80 active members. We serve people in our community facing the challenges of a cancer diagnosis or other life altering disease by raking leaves, decorating at Christmas time, baking cookies, making hope bracelets and wherever the need may be.
If you wish to contribute to our foundation, contact us about how you can give your time.