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Help Us Inspire Hope

We can’t do what we do without people like you. At The Hope Foundation of the Mahoning Valley, we rely on assistance from generous donors and volunteers to help carry out our mission. All donations, events, and volunteer initiatives are done for the benefit of children battling chronic and terminal illnesses in our area.

You can inspire hope in the Valley. Volunteer or donate with us today!

The Hope Foundation participates in and hosts volunteer events throughout the year. Learn more about our upcoming events and register today.

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Thank You to Our Partners

Without our community partners, we would not be able to continue our mission. Thank you to the amazing organizations who assist in helping children in the Valley!


The Hope Foundation of the Mahoning Valley is a local, 100% volunteer organization relying heavily on the support and dedication of people who donate their time by planning, fundraising, or working at any of our events throughout the year. We need you to be part of our team.

How can you help as a volunteer? You can assist in organizing and/or recruiting fundraising teams, garnering community support, coordinating logistics, planning entertainment or lending a hand to ensure the success of an upcoming event.

For more information on how you can get involved with The Hope Foundation, please submit a Volunteer Application Form. Follow the link below.

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Help While You Shop

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GoodSearch: You Search … We Give!

What if The Hope Foundation of the Mahoning Valley was able to receive donations just because you searched the internet or made a purchase online? Well, now they can! is a Yahoo-powered search engine that donates half its advertising revenue to charities its users designate. Use it just as you would any search engine and receive quality search results from Yahoo all while donating to The Hope Foundation. is an online shopping mall that donates up to 37% of a customer’s purchase to his or her favorite charity! Over one-thousand stores have teamed up with GoodShop, including Amazon, Target, Gap, Best Buy, eBay, Macy’s, Staples, Apple, and Barnes & Noble. Every time you place an order through GoodShop, you could be supporting The Hope Foundation!

Just go to either or and be sure to enter The Hope Foundation of the Mahoning Valley as the charity you want to support. And don’t forget to spread the word!


Internship Opportunities

Looking to do more than just volunteer or donate? Consider applying for an internship with The Hope Foundation, where you will have the opportunity to gain experience and knowledge in business, marketing, public relations, event planning, professional writing, and nonprofit management.

Download our Program Internship Application, and expand your nonprofit background while making a difference in our community.

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