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2020 Celebration of Hope Gala – Save The Date

2020 Celebration of Hope Gala – Save The Date We are excited to announce the Saturday Night Fever Disco theme for this coming years Celebration of Hope Gala at the Ballantyne Hotel on Saturday March 7, 2020. Mark your calendar ...

2019 Hope Stout Golf Classic Results

2019 Hope Stout Golf Classic Results Thanks to everyone who came out and participated in the 17th annual Hope Stout Golf Classic!  We had a great day of golf, food and fun and raised over $27,000 for the March Forth ...

Stuart & Shelby Stout Tell The Story About What Happened With The Movie – Hope’s Wish

Hope Stout’s parents dreamed of making a movie in her memory. It became a nightmare. BY THÉODEN JANES It had taken more than 14 years — longer than she’d lived on this earth — but Hope Stout was finally going ...

A wish more powerful than politics

BY KEITH LARSON - SPECIAL TO THE CHARLOTTE OBSERVER There’s been plenty of political eye-ripping this year. As I sat down to put a profound or clever cap on it, I realized my next date with the newspaper would be ...

2018 Celebration of Hope Raises Over $170,000

The 2018 celebration of Hope Gala at the Ballantyne Hotel may have been the best ever! During the donation portion alone over $70,000 was raised by the enthusiastic attendees. The gala was again hosted by former Carolina Panthers All Pro ...

Over $20,000 Raised at the 2018 Spirit of Hope National Championship!

This year the March Forth With Hope Foundation booth raised over $21,000  in sales of apparel, jewelry and books. The funds go to help families of children facing life-threatening illnesses.  This year’s event was the largest in the 10 year ...

Listen to Hope’s Interview with Keith Larson – Dec. 03

The Make-A-Wish Foundation visited Hope in November 2003. They told Hope she could have anything she wanted; to just name it. Hope thought for a few minutes and then answered: “You know, I am lucky…I have been to Disney World, ...

Celebration of Hope – 2017 Photos

The 2017 Celebration of Hope was a great success. With a full house of supporters and the original Celebration of Hope "Rat Pack Theme" we raised money for the foundation, celebrated Hope's Wish, praised the volunteers and paid respect and ...

14th Annual Hope Stout Golf Classic Was A Huge Success!

Many thanks to the over 150 players, volunteers and guests at the 14th Annual Hope Stout Golf Classic yesterday! It was a spectacular day and special appreciation to Yadkin Bank for their 14th consecutive year as Presenting Sponsor and Dynacast ...

Hope’s Wish E-Book Available for $1.99 for Childhood Cancer Awareness Month

September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month! Hope's Wish: How One Girl's Dream Made Others Come True, By Stuart & Shelby Stout will be available for download on Amazon for only $1.99.  BUY NOW! One courageous girl used her final wish ...