The March Forth With Hope Foundation provides financial assistance to families battling cancer or other life-threatening diseases. The Foundation was established by Stuart and Shelby Stout in memory of their daughter, Hope Stout, shortly after she lost her courageous fight with cancer.
The story of Hope’s battle, and the compassion and caring she showed towards others until her death, sparked an unprecedented outpouring of support from her community. When given the opportunity to have almost any wish fulfilled by the Make-A-Wish Foundation, Hope’s wish was that the other 155 Wish kids would be granted their wishes. The story of Hope’s life and her wish captured the Charlotte-areas hearts and the legacy of her wish continues still today.
The Charlotte Observer’ Olivia Fortson highlights the March Forth With Hope’s 11th Annual Celebration of Hope. A highlight of the evening was when the band started playing the song “Don’t Stop Believing” and guests turned it into a sing-along filled with tears, joy and a lot of ...Read more
From the bottom of our hearts – Thank You! This past week has been spectacular in terms of dollars raised for the March Forth With Hope Foundation! We held a very successful Gala this past Saturday and our first-ever online giving campaign in honor of Hope’s birthday. ...Read more
March 4 – would have been Hope Stout’s 23rd birthday. In honor of this special day, we are hoping to raise $23,000 – $23 at a time to benefit local families dealing with a health crisis. When a family is battling a life threatening illness, the March ...Read more