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53 day tour: Cross Country fund raising jaunt sparks Little Pink Houses of Hope

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By Natalie Allison Janicello / Times-News Published: Wednesday, July 30, 2014 at 18:54 PM. Thirty-eight states, 11,500 miles and 53 days later, Jeanine Patten-Coble drove her decal-clad car through an arch of balloons Wednesday afternoon at the end of her cross-country tour. Patten-Coble, founder of Little Pink Houses of Hope, a Burlington-based national nonprofit that […]

Family vacations create memories for cancer patients

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BY MELISSA ROLLINS Morning Newsmrollins@florencenews.com FLORENCE, S.C. — Cancer takes a toll physically on anyone who receives that diagnosis. The disease, however, also takes an emotional toll on the patient and his or her family. Jeanine Patten-Coble , founder of Little Pink Houses of Hope, knows all too well the struggle and the hardship of a […]

Florence and Columbia, SC: A day of family and surprises

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Tuesday brought the last full day of events for the 2014 Little Pink Summer Tour of Hope!  The morning started out at Central United Methodist Church in Florence, South Carolina.  The event was organized by Alum Ryan Poston, who made sure that everything was just right.  It was a joy to meet her son and […]

Clermont, FL: Fun in Florida!

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I was excited to visit Florida and see the Hoffhines family again!  LPHOH mom, Heather, has become a volunteer that many of our families now know, but it was great to see her husband and how much her boys have grown since their family retreat 4 years ago! The event was a huge success with a […]

Hiram, GA: Tea Party of Hope

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Leave it to the gentile town of Hiram, GA to make us all feel like Southern belles today at the Little Pink Tea Party of Hope at the Olive Tree!  What a wonderful day for the women who attended.  Hosted by one of our Little Pink participants from 2013, Betsey, we enjoyed tea, delicious treats, […]

Atlanta, GA: Cancer Fighters

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At the core of every cancer patient’s life is the cancer care that they receive.  Ask any cancer patient and they will tell you all about the nurses and hospital personnel that have meant the world to them.  Today, I was thrilled to be a part of a a wonderful celebration at Cancer Treatment Centers […]

Memphis, TN: The journey

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I have had a chance to travel across the country over the course of the past 2 months and have seen many amazing people, beautiful landscapes, and awe inspiring moments.  I have been looking forward to tonight for a long time.  Trinity Baptist Church invited me to speak to their congregation and I could sense […]

Dallas, TX: Rock Stars

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One of the greatest joys of the 2014 Summer Tour of Hope trip has been getting a chance to connect alumni through events and dinners and tonight was no exception!  What a wonderful night with the Baehner and Taylor-Clark families!  A little fun at the Hard Rock Cafe,  kids and parents all making new friends! […]

Cancer survivor tour of Hope hits Austin

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Cancer support group spreads hope in Austin, TX

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