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3 Ways Little Pink Houses of Hope is Helping Cancer Patients Celebrate Life

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North Phoenix Family Magazine, May 2017 Written by: John Rivera People affected by breast cancer typically do not have the means and physical ability to create opportunities to experience activities on their own. The emotional, physical and financial stress that breast cancer causes are being reduced by an opportunity of a lifetime. The experience given to […]

Who is your person?

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Today, my “person” passed away.  If you are in the breast cancer universe, my hope is that you have had a “person” and then maybe even have become someone else’s. I remember when I was first diagnosed, back when you know absolutely nothing.  You have no idea where to start.  It is impossible to wrap […]

Choose Love Over All Else

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I was a witness to a couple very much in love this week.  Their names are Destiny and Derwin.  On the first day of the Little Pink Retreat, they sat in their beach chairs and told me their story of “not getting married”.  You see, Destiny is very young- 31 in fact, and she was […]

A broken shell

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Being a part of the Little Pink family, you are uniquely loved and cared for long after your retreat.  The letter below was written about Little Pink’s IT Director, Amy Matthews, by her father Leon.  This is a poignant example of the deep love, prayers, and connection that comes when you are touched by a […]

Life List

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Like many people who have faced a diagnosis with cancer, I came up with my list.   The list of the things that I desperately want to still be around for.  The list of special moments that I did not want to miss or have the people that I love go through without feeling me […]

Recipe for Success

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What happens when you take 15 Retreat Directors and Coordinators and set them loose on Myrtle Beach for the weekend?  Total passion, dedication, fun and a renewed spirit for all things Little Pink ensues.  Last weekend, Little Pink Houses of Hope conducted its annual Little Pink Retreat Leaders Camp sponsored by Leslie and Ross Martin […]

A Project of Hope

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I cried. I was proud. I am inspired. I watched this group of seniors from Burlington Christian Academy present their Senior Project and all I could think about was how it was just yesterday that they were walking across this same stage for their kindergarten graduation. I have had the privilege to watch many teenagers […]

Key West Welcomes back Little Pink

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Needed: Retreat houses for survivors February 12, 2016 by Kristen Livengood Weekly Keys News Little Pink Houses of Hope planning fourth annual retreat. For some families in the Little Pink Houses of Hope program, this may be the last time they will all be together as a family; for some, their last vacation together at all. […]

Tanger Shopping Spree for a LPHOH Family!

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It’s a Christmas Shopping Spree from Tanger Outlets! One lucky Little Pink family, drawn at random, was given a $500 shopping spree at Tanger Outlets this Christmas season! Congratulations to Misty Hall and her family! Misty was diagnosed with breast cancer in November of 2014. She underwent a double masectomy, 5 months of chemotherapy, and […]

To love and be loved is to feel the Sun from both sides.

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Like so many people, my family rallied around me when I was diagnosed with breast cancer.  They wanted to do something, everything, anything!  The day before my first chemotherapy, they sent me away and completely remodeled my bathroom.  The new paint on the walls was wonderful.  The redone vanity was beautiful.  New towels luxurious.   My […]