Due to all your generous donations more than 8,500 families have received supplies and managed to stay in quarantine to stop the spread of the virus. That is approximately 40,000 people who would otherwise have nothing to eat.
This week the city of Kolkata has been placed in lockdown for 21 days. Because of this, all our projects in the slums and working with street communities have been temporarily placed on hold because of the governments directive. The HOPE hospital and our protection homes are fully operating at present and will continue to do so.
Obviously there is a lot of information about the pandemic out there but we thought it would be useful to have our own dedicated tracker with a special focus on the US and India. The statistics are updated every 10 minutes and are from Johns Hopkins University.
We would like to thank everyone that supported our Gala Fundraising Dinner recently in New York! The event was a resounding success and we are extremely grateful to our kind donors and sponsors and everyone that attended and bought auction items.
In advance of our upcoming Gala Dinner and live auction we have made a number of amazing auction items available for online bidding! These include an exclusive 3 night stay at Ballyportry Castle in County Clare, a 5 night stay in Paris, 2 tickets for the sold out JP McManus Pro-am at Adare Manor and…
HOPE USA’s 2020 Gala Fundraising Event will bring together up to 150 supporters from the US and Ireland to celebrate The Hope Foundation’s 20 year anniversary and, most importantly, honor Maureen Forrest, the founder of The Hope Foundation. Keynote speaker for the evening is Kathleen Kennedy Townsend, eldest child of Bobby and Ethel Kennedy. Kathleen…
This year we’re asking our friends and supporters to help us keep the promise that we have made to the children in our care – a promise that we’ll always be there to support them for as long as they need us.
You can support HOPE USA this giving season simply by shopping online at Amazon! AmazonSmile is a website operated by Amazon that lets customers enjoy the same wide selection of products, low prices, and convenient shopping features as on Amazon.com. The difference is that when customers shop on AmazonSmile (smile.amazon.com), the AmazonSmile Foundation will donate…
Our NYC Trivia Night Fundraiser was held last night on the upper east side in Manhattan at The Gael Pub. A fun night was had by all and we also raised $1,090!
Thank you to everyone who attended and supported our recent event in New York, A Taste of HOPE. It was an incredible event! We really appreciated all of the help and the big welcome for HOPE in the USA. Here are a selection of photos from the evening.