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#GivingTuesday 2015

#GivingTuesday is a movement to create a national day of giving on the Tuesday following Thanksgiving, Black Friday and Cyber Monday. On #GivingTuesday, please join Families for HoPE in helping to share the HoPE in Holoprosencephaly. We would love for you to join us with your time, talents, and personality to share the HoPE in …

…every perfect gift is from above

  James 1:17 “Every good gift and every perfect gift is from above, coming down from the Father of lights with whom there is no variation or shadow due to change.” This journey is something I never saw coming. God chose us over anyone else for this journey. It’s one that is something you never thought …

Our mascot needs a name . . .

Before Families for HoPE was formed in 2006, there’s a character/animal that has served as our unofficial mascot in the HPE community, and that mascot is the frog.  It all started following the passing of Harrison Stauft, forever known as the little boy who loved frogs–specifically, five green and speckled frogs.  This was a song …

Grieving the loss of Kaziah Gracie

Trust in the Lord with all your heart, and do not lean on your own understanding. In all your ways acknowledge him, and he will make straight your paths. Proverbs 3:5-6 And our journey begins…..One of an unknown path, One of which WE chose not to ignore or terminate on our own, One of which …

Quality of Life

By: Eric Brown Quality of life… What a phrase! Seems like we hear it a lot in the HoPE community. Sometimes it’s from doctors during that 20-week ultrasound, as they unpack what the future may likely hold. Or maybe it’s shortly after delivery, when facts are finally being gathered and a diagnosis is given a …

What does HoPE look like?

What does HoPE look like? By: Kelli Aardal Goin Have you ever sat and thought about how important HoPE is in our lives? While it is possible to live without a lot of things, it is impossible to live without HoPE. It wasn’t until Abbey was diagnosed with Holoprosencephaly that I truly understood that concept …