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 day care costs, car payments, and utility bills. They 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?
  • To be eligible to receive emergency assistance funds from Hope Chest, you must live in Minnesota and be currently in treatment 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

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!
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.
Judy
Benefit Recipient
The support has been overwhelming from the gals at Hope Chest. I participated in my first ever Fillies Race for Hope, and it was everything I imagined.

Now it is time for me to thank God for the opportunity that I can help give back and support Hope Chest. I want to be involved as much as I can!

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