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Dylan Reece’s Essay

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By: Dylan Reece  I was riding home from middle school one day and I knew my parents were acting weird. When we arrived home, my parents sat my little sister and me down on the couch and said we have something to tell you. At this point I had many things going through my head. […]

“And You Thought Going on a Retreat Was Great; being a VolunSTAR is Even More Amazing!”

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Elaine Case September Lake Tahoe, CA Having been a past recipient / participant in an LPHOH retreat, I can honestly say that being on the other side of the event as a VolunSTAR truly rivals the former experience! It was unexpectedly fulfilling to serve these families and to see the relief, happiness, and joy in […]

Property Spotlight: Ocean Lakes Family Campground @Myrtle Beach, SC

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Ocean Lakes Family Campground 6001 South Kings Hwy., Myrtle Beach, SC 29575 Reservations: 1-800-722-1251 Email: info@oceanlakes.com The team at Ocean Lakes Family Campground opens our arms and our facilities for Little Pink Houses of Hope every October so these special guests can enjoy a much-needed hiatus from the toll of the treatments, the worry over […]

Volunteer Voices: “Love Story”

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Craig Medicus 2017 VolunSTAR October Myrtle Beach, SC My wife and I started with little pink five years ago. The first year we served as helpers and have been volunstars ever since. We love spending our time and donating our house to little pink. I believe we receive more from the survivors then we give […]

Christine’s Legacy

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I need to tell you a story about a wonderful woman.  Christine was accepted into a retreat years ago with her family, but she could not attend because of medical treatments.  She called me a few months later and said, “I think that you need to do a retreat in Tahoe”.  I listened, she talked, […]

Family Spotlight: “Friends that are more than memories” by Ronda Carter

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 Everyone I met on the retreat was an outstanding person who helped me see myself more clearly, with less pity and more party. Meeting other cancer patients, other moms, other families — enabled me, my husband and my son, to feel calmer and more hopeful about my future. And Little Pink gave me a stress-free, […]

Synergy

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From the very beginning of Little Pink’s relationship with Fishin’ for a Cure, we have felt an amazing synergy with their leaders and their mission.  In this world, you have the ability to change and influence others by the decisions that you make to get involved in both big and little ways.  Fishin’ for a […]

Family Spotlight: “Living, Loving Fiercely, and Laughing Hysterically” by Shannon Chavez

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We truly enjoyed our retreat! Not having to worry about anything for 1 week was just the break we needed as a family dealing with a cancer diagnosis. It gave us time to breathe, to enjoy and to remember what is important during a frustrating time. It was an amazing experience with amazing people while […]

Excited to Announce New Development Director

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Little Pink Houses of Hope is proud to announce the hiring of LeKeshia Franklin as our new Development Director!  LeKeshia comes to us with a strong background in developing meaningful relationships and her history at Victory Junction and the American Heart Association as a proven fundraiser is a wonderful addition to our team.  In the months […]

Family Spotlight: “The Best Medicine” by Tammy Casper

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On my retreat, I found my pathway to peace. I had to accept my journey, but not let it define me. I became more aware of living in the moment and being thankful for where you are right now.  During your cancer journey, you need a break from scans, chemo, doctors, surgery, pills, and sickness. […]