Courage Tiger’s Road Trip Day 54:Maureen’s Hope Foundation

I am in New York! There are eleven member hospitals here, Bernard &
Millie Duker Children’s Hospital at Albany Medical, Golisano Children’s Hospital at Upstate, Komansky Center for Children’s Health, Maria Fareri Children’s Hospital at Westchester Medical Center, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Morgan Stanley Children’s Hospital, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Cornell Medical Center, NYU Langone Medical Center, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Stony Brook University Medical Center, The Children’s Hospital at Montefiore, and Women’s and Children’s Hospital of Buffalo. I almost ran out of breath reading off all of those names!

There is so much that occurs in New York! Maureen’s Hope Foundation is an organization that offers practical support and assistance for people facing the difficult challenges of cancer and other serious illnesses. Maureen’s Hope provides gift baskets along with other services that offer strength and comfort, to help improve the quality of life. One of those other services that Maureen’s Hope provides is Beads of Courage! Not only do they help fund for the beads that our member receive, they also provide help through the Sibling and Carry a Bead Programs!

Maureen’s Hope is definitely an organization that Makes Courage Roar! If you want to find out more about what Maureen’s hope does for you, check out their website! Don’t forget to participate and contribute to the 9th Annual Bead Challenge and check in tomorrow to read about more adventures in New York!

Courage Tiger’s 2017 Road Trip is a feature of the 9th Annual Bead Challenge, a three-month nationwide fundraiser and beadraiser for Beads of Courage. As the official Beads of Courage mascot, Courage Tiger is visiting all 50 states to highlight the incredible work our organization does by sharing stories of our courageous members, families, clinicians, and the caring community of artists and supporters who make our vital work possible. Please get involved in Bead Challenge 2017 by visiting today. Sign up to PARTICIPATE as a fundraiser, CREATE glass beads, or DONATE to the cause. With your help, we can Make Courage Roar for kids coping with serious illness! Many thanks to Bead Challenge 2017 presenting sponsor Northwestern Mutual and supporting sponsor Soda Lime Times.

– Contributed by Cristal Rogers, Marketing and Communications Intern, Beads of Courage