Emergency Assistance Grants

Emergency Assistance Grants

Since 2001, Hope Chest has distributed over 4,000 grants to breast cancer patients and their families. Each grant represents hope and relief, two elements that are crucial in the fight against cancer. Hope Chest grants have paid rent and mortgages. They’ve covered car payments, utility bills, daycare costs and deliver nutritious food.

We hope that someday our services aren’t needed, because there will be a cure. Until then, we are here to help ease the daily burdens of breast cancer treatment.

If you are not being treated at one of our partner facilities below, please:

Do I qualify?
  • You must currently be in treatment for breast cancer in the state of Minnesota to receive emergency assistance funds from Hope Chest for Breast Cancer.  Ask your Nurse Navigator or Social Worker for more information if you are already getting treatment at one of our partner facilities: 
Meals that Heal

Hope Chest for Breast Cancer has partnered with Open Arms Minnesota to offer delicious Hope Chest Meals that Heal to patients, their families, and their caregivers to ensure that the patient receives the essential nourishment a body needs during breast cancer treatment.

If you'd like Hope Chest Meals that Heal delivered to you, email foundation@hopechest.com

What our friends say about us.

Tell Us Your Hope Chest Story

Debra
Benefit Recipient
Attending Fillies Race for Hope gave me the strength and courage, to face my fear of the surgery and my new life.

On August 10, 2015, I had a bilateral mastectomy and started a new journey in life. I will continue to support Hope Chest for Breast Cancer because it has supported me.
Jessica
Benefit Recipient
The Hope Chest was my shining light in the deep, dark hole of medical bills. People I didn't know reached out to me and generously gave prayers, support, and gifts.
Betty
Donor
A couple of gentlemen from Hope Chest came to my house to pick up a dining table set that I was donating to Hope Chest. They were so pleasant and accommodating! So often you don't hear of any services unless they negative, but these two gentlemen were very accommodating and very polite! Thank you so very much, I appreciated the help!

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