2017 Service Grant Awards

APPLICANT PROJECT WEBSITE  FUNDED
Baca County Hospice SE Colorado Home Health Assist low income cancer patients with uncovered expenses sechosp.org $6,000
Brave Hoods Hooded T-shirts for kids in CO who are receiving cancer treatments bravehoods.org $6,000
Brent’s Place Brent Ely Foundation Specialized housing for immune compromised pediatic cancer care brentsplace.org $10,000
Camp Courage Provide five-day camp experience to kids with cancer and siblings camp-courage.org $2,000
Camp Wapiyapi Funding for a free summer camp for children with cancer & siblings wapiyapi.org $10,000
Children’s Treehouse   Foundation Provide cancer centers in CO with copies of activity book for children with cancer and a parents’ book on “Coping with your child’s cancer” childrenstreehousefdn.org $11,500
Colorado Melanoma Foundation Creating a new patient reading guide for Colorado melanoma patients comelanoma.org $8,000
Colorado Ovarian Cancer Alliance Provide financial aid to cancer patients through its COCA.Cares program colo-ovariancancer.org $4,000
DRACO Provide a fully-outfitted boat for Colorado  breast cancer survivors to enjoy BCS dragon boat racing DragonboatCO.com $7,500
Epic Experience Camp for age 18 and above for recovering Cancer patients epicexperience.org $6,000
Gabby Krause Foundation “Bags of Fun” “Bags of Fun” for children with cancer bagsoffun.org $5,000
Healing Buddies, Inc dba Life Spark Provide weekly wellness therapies for low income individuals with cancer lifesparknow.org $12,000
HopeWest Provide funds for medications and treatments for low-income cancer patients hopewestco.org $5,000
Kids Alive Porter Hospital Psychological + additional help for children of parents with cancer kidsalivecolorado.org $4,000
La Clinica Tepeyac, Inc. Provide Human Papilloma Virus HPV testing for low income Latina women clinicatepeyac.org $7,000
Live by Living Foundation Fund a portion of LBL’s survivor caregiver retreats livebyliving.org $7,500
Marlene F. Landy Cancer Foundation Assist low income cancer patients with basic living needs landycancerfoundation.org $5,000
Mt. Evans Home Health Hospice Home Health/Hospice Services for under-insured cancer patients mtevans.org $5,000
MyLifeLine, Inc. Develop and implement Personalized websites tailored by cancer type mylifeline.org $5,000
Nighhawk Ranch Providing camp to children with cancer at no cost to them NighthawkRanchColorado.org $7,500
Pathways Hospice Provide hospice care to patients with terminal cancer diagnosis pathways-care.org $3,500
Porter Hospice Fdn /Children’s Hospital  “Butterfly Program” Funding to care for children/families during their final stages of life–Butterfly Program porterhospicefoundation.org $5,000
Project Angel Heart Assist low income cancer patients with medically-tailored meals projectangelheart.org $6,000
Prospect Home Care Provide home care & hospice to cancer patients in rural counties prospecthch.org $10,000
Ray of Hope Provide emergency financial assistance to patients in cancer treatment rayofhopecolorado.org $5,000
Reel Recovery Fund  fly fishing retreat for men with cancer reelrecovery.org $4,500
Rocky Mountain Cancer Assistance (RMCA) Provide financial assistance to low income cancer patients rockymountaincancer              assistance.org $8,000
Sangre de Cristo Hospice & Palliative Care Fund care for cancer patients through palliative program socohospice.org $4,000
Sense of Security Provide financial suppport for two Coloradans with breast cancer senseofsecurity.org $6,000
Shining Stars Winter Games:  March 11-18 for children with cancer & families shiningstarsfoundation.org $10,000
Soul’s Pallette Arts Provide music therapy services to long-term cancer patients soulspalettearts.org $2,500
Stephen T. Marchello Scholarship Foundation College Scholarships to children who are surviving cancer patients sstmfoundation.org $2,500
There With Care Provide meals and monthly Cleaning Supply Care Bags to immune-compromised CO pediatric patients therewithcare.org $2,000
TOTAL CLC 2017  SERVICE GRANTS $203,000

2016 Service Grant Awards

APPLICANT PROJECT WEBSITE  FUNDED
Baca County Hospice SE Colorado Home Health Assist low income cancer patients with uncovered expenses sechosp.org $6,000
Brave Hoods Hooded T-shirts for kids in CO who are receiving cancer treatments bravehoods.com $6,000
Brent’s Place Brent Ely Foundation Specialized housing for immune compromised pediatic cancer care brentsplace.org $10,000
Camp Courage Provide  five day camp experience to kids with cancer and siblings camp-courage.org $1,500
Camp Wapiyapi Funding for a free summer camp for children with cancer & siblings wapiyapi.org $10,000
Casting for Recovery Two 2016 Colorado retreat programs for women breast cancer patients castingforrecovery.org $2,500
Epic Experience Camp for age 18 and above for recovering Cancer patients epicexperience.org $6,000
Gabby Krause Foundation “Bags of Fun” “Bags of Fun” for children with cancer bagsoffun.org $7,500
Good Samaritan Medical Foundation Support Cancer Care Fund: for low-income patients:  rent, co-pays goodsamgiving.org $3,500
Healing Buddies, Inc dba Life Spark Provide weekly wellness therapies for low income individuals with cancer lifesparknow.org $12,000
HopeWest Provide funds for medications and treatments for low-income cancer patients hopewestco.org $5,000
Kids Alive Porter Hospital Psychological + additional help for children of parents with cancer kidsalivecolorado.org $4,000
La Clinica Tepeyac, Inc. Provide Human Papilloma Virus HPV testing for low income Latina women clinicatepeyac.org $7,000
Live by Living Foundation Fund a portion of LBL’s survivor caregiver retreats livebyliving.org $7,500
Lutheran Medical Center Collier Hospice Parker Provide end-of-life pain-free care supportlutheran.org $2,500
Marlene F. Landy Cancer Foundation Assist low income cancer patients with basic living needs landycancerfoundation.org $3,500
Mt. Evans Home Health Hospice Home Health/Hospice Services for under-insured cancer patients mtevans.org $5,000
MyLifeLine, Inc. Develop and implement Personalized websites tailored by cancer type mylifeline.org $7,500
Porter Hospice Fdn /Children’s Hospital Funding to care for children/families during their final stages of life–Butterfly Program porterhospicefoundation.org $7,500
Project Angel Heart Assist low income cancer patients with medically-tailored meals projectangelheart.org $6,000
Prospect Home Care Provide home care & hospice to cancer patients in rural counties prospecthch.org $10,000
Ray of Hope Provide emergency financial assistance to patients in cancer treatment rayofhopecolorado.org $5,000
Reel Recovery Fund  fly fishing retreat for men with cancer reelrecovery.org $4,500
Rocky Mountain Adventist Healthcare Foundation Animal Assisted Therapy for cancer patients centura.org $3,000
Rocky Mountain Cancer Assistance (RMCA) Provide financial assistance to low income cancer patients rockymountaincancer              assistance.org $8,000
Sangre de Cristo Hospice & Palliative Care Fund care for cancer patients through palliative program socohospice.org $4,000
Sense of Security Provide financial suppport for two Coloradans with breast cancer senseofsecurity.org $6,000
Shining Stars Winter Games:  March 11-18 for children with cancer & families ShiningStarsFoundation.org $10,000
Soul’s Pallette Arts Provide music therapy services to long-term cancer patients soulspallettearts.org $2,500
Stephen T. Marchello Scholarship Foundation College Scholarships to children who are surviving cancer patients sstmfoundation.org $5,000
TOTAL CLC 2016  SERVICE GRANTS  $178,500
2015 Cancer League of Colorado Service Grants Funded
APPLICANT PROJECT WEBSITE FUNDED
Brave Hoods Hooded T-shirts for kids in Colorado who are receiving cancer treatments bravehoods.com $           6,500
Brent’s Place Brent Eley Foundation Specialized housing for immune compromised pediatric cancer care brentsplace.org 10,000
Butterfly Services Porter Hospital and Children’s Hospital Funding to care for children/families during their final stages of life porterhospicefourndation.org 7,500
Camp Wapiyapi Free summer camp for 216 children with cancer including their siblings wapiyapi.org 10,000
Casting for Recovery Two – 2 1/2 day retreats for 14 breast cancer survivors castingforrecovery.org 4,500
Epic Experience Camp for recovering cancer patients, age 18 years and older epicexperience.org 6,000
Gabby Krause Foundation’s “Bags of Fun” Provide 37 “Bags of Fun” weekly for children suffering from severe illnesses bagsoffun.org 7,500
Healing Buddies, Inc. LifeSpark Cancer Resources Provide weekly wellness therapy for low-income individuals with cancer lifesparknow.org 12,000
HopeWest Provide funds for medication/treatment for cancer patients uninsured/underinsured hopewestco.org 5,000
Kids Alive Porter Hospital Psychological and additional help for children of parents with cancer kidsalivecolorado.org 4,000
La Clinica Tepeyac, Inc. Provide human papilloma virus and colon testing to medically under-served Hispanic women clincatepeyac.org 5,000
Live by Living Foundation Fund 50% of direct costs of retreats for cancer survivors livebyliving.org 7,500
Mt. Evans Home Health Hospice Specialized home, health and hospice care for the mountain communities of Colorado mtevans.org 5,000
MyLifeLine, Inc. Continue providing privacy features for family/caregivers on personalized websites mylifeline.org 7,500
Nighthawk Ranch, Inc. Provide a safe healing place for recovering children with cancer nighthawkranchcolorado.org 7,500
Pathfinders Travel and some food expenses to/from Colorado for psychosocial support for cancer patients pathfindersforccancer.org 5,000
Pathways Hospice Provide hospice care to the northeastern and northern portions of Colorado pathways-care.org 5,000
Pikes Peak Hospice Provides specialized end of life care regardless of ability to pay pikepeakshospice.org 5,000
Project Angel Heart Provide nutritious, customized, home-delivered meals, free of charge, to cancer patients projectangelheart.org 6,000
Reel Recovery Significantly fund one Reel Recovery Fly Fishing Retreat for men with cancer reelrecovery.org 4,500
Rocky Mountain Cancer Asst. (RMCA) Assist low income cancer patients with basic living needs rockymountaincancerassistance.org 7,500
Shining Stars Support children/families with cancer during the year and at Winter Games shiningstarsfoundation.org 10,000
Southeast County Home Health Baca County Hospice Low-income cancer patient hospice care in Baca County sechosp.org 6,000
Stephen T. Marchello Scholarship Foundation 4-year scholarship grants to children who are survivors of cancer stmfoundation.org 5,000
There With Care All services for families and children facing critical illness therewithcare.org 4,000
 
25 Grants Total $     163,500

Cancer League of Colorado 2014 Service Grant Awards

APPLICANT PROJECT Amount Funded Website
Brent’s Place, Brent Eley Foundation Specialized housing for immune compromised pediatric cancer center $10,000 brentsplace.org
Butterfly Services, Porter Hospital and Childrens Hospital Funding to care for children/families during their final stages of life         $7,500 porterhospicefoundation.org
Camp Wapiyapi Funding for a free summer camp for children with cancer and siblings       $10,000 wapiyapi.org
Epic Expierence Camp for age 18 year olds and older for recovering cancer patients         $4,000 epicexperience.org
Gabby Krause Foundation “Bags of Fun” Provide “Bags of Fun” weekly to children suffering from severe illnesses         $5,000 bagsoffun.org
Healing Buddies, Inc dba LifeSpark Provide weekly wellness therapies for low-income individuals with cancer       $10,000 lifesparknow.org
Heart of the Mountains Hospice Provide hospice care for patients in rural Grand County regardless of ability to pay       $10,000 grandcountyhospice.org
HopeWest Provide funds for meds/treatments for cancer patients uninsured/underinsured         $5,000 hopewestco.org
Kids Alive, Porter Hospital Psychological and additional help for children of parents with cancer         $4,000 kidsalivecolorado.org
La Clinica Tepeyac, Inc. Provide Human Papilloma Virus and Colen testing to medically underserved Spanish women         $5,000 clinicatepeyac.org
Live by Living Foundation Fund a portion of 2014 direct costs of retreats for cancer survivors         $4,000 livebyliving.org
Love Hope Strength Travel expenses to/from Colorado based marrow drives         $5,000 lovehopestrength.org
Mt. Evans Home Health Hospice Specialized home, health and hospice for the mountain communities of Colorado        $5,000 mtevans.org
MyLifeLine, Inc. Continue providing privacy features for family/caregivers on personalized website         $7,500 mylifeline.org
Nighthawk Ranch, Inc Provide a safe healing place for children  recovering from cancer         $5,000 nighthawkranchcolorado.org
Pathways Hospice Provide Hospice care to the northeast and northern portions of Colorado         $5,000 pathways-care.org
Professionals Miracles Fdn. Provide assistance to Denver metro children diagnosed with life threatening illness         $2,000 professionalsmiraclesfoundation.com
Project Angel Heart Deliver nutritious meals to improve life at no cost to cancer patients in Colorado         $6,000 projectangerheart.org
Prospect Home Care Hospice Hospice and home care clinical visit for uninsured/underinsured       $10,000 prospecthch.org
Reel Recovery Fund one fly fishing retreat for men with cancer         $4,500 reelrecovery.org
Rocky Mountain Cancer Asst. Assist low income cancer patients with basic living needs         $7,500 rockymountaincancerassistance.org
Shining Stars Support children/families with cancer  for the year and at Winter Games         $8,000 shiningstarsfoundation.org
Southeast CO Home Health and Baca County Hospice Assist low income cancer patients hospice care in Baca County         $6,000 sechosp.org
Stephen T. Marchello Scholarship Foundation Scholarship for 4-year grants to children who have survived cancer         $3,000 stmfoundation.org
24 service grants 2014 Total  $  149,000

Cancer League of Colorado 2013 Service Grant Awards

RECIPIENT

SERVICE DESCRIPTION

AMOUNT

WEBSITE

Brent Eley Foundation dba Brent’s Place Provide specialized housing and support to pediatric cancer patients

$10,000

www.brentsplace.org
Casting for Recovery Fund 2012 program: two 2-1/2 day retreats for breast cancer survivors

    $4.500

http://castingforrecovery.org/wordpress/cfr-colorado/
Clinica of Colorado Providing prostate and colon screenings

    $5,000

http://www.clinicacolorado.org/
Domus Pacis Family Respite Provide five families one week respite in Summit County, CO

    $1,500

http://domuspacis.org/
First Descents Provide energy therapy sessions to 20 low-income individuals with cancer

     $3,000

http://firstdescents.org/
Healing Buddies dba LifeSpark Cancer Resources Provide energy therapy sessions to 20 low-income individuals with cancer

    $8,000

http://www.lifesparknow.org
Heart of the Mountains Hospice Provide hospice care to uninsured and indigent patients

     $10,000

http://www.grandcountyhospice.org/
Hospice & Palliative Care of Western Colorado Provide funds for medications to uninsured/under-insured patients

     $5,000

www.hospicewco.com
Hospice of Saint John Provide hospice care to patients with terminal cancer diagnosis

     $1,500

http://hospiceofsaintjohn.org/Home.html
La Clinica Tepeyac, Inc. Support revisions of colon, prostate, breast and cervical cancer education curricula and materials used outreach sessions

     $5,000

www.clinicatepeyac.org
Arthur Liu Child life specialist for pediatric cancer patients

    $5,000

 http://www.vitals.com/doctors/Dr_Arthur_Liu.html
Make A Wish Wish granting expenses

     $5,000

http://colorado.wish.org/about-us/contact-us/
Mt. Evans Home Health  Hospice Home health & hospice services for uninsured and indigent patients

     $5,000

http://www.mtevans.org/
MyLifeLine, Inc., dba mylifelong.org cancer foundation Provide post-treatment survivorship & memorial support to patients and loved ones

     $7,500

http://www.mylifeline.org/page.cfm?page=whymylifeline
Northwest Colorado Visiting Nurse Association Fund case management services for patients with cancer

     $5,000

http://www.nwcovna.org/index.php
Pathfinders for Cancer Provide volunteer services to aid cancer patients

     $5,000

http://www.pathfindersforcancer.org/#!__main
Pathways Terminal cancer care/supplies

     $3,500

 
Pikes Peak Hospice Help cover cost of providing hospice and palliative care to indigent patients

     $5,000

www.pikespeakhospice.org
Porter Hospice Foundation/Children’s Hospital Butterfly Program for pediatric cancer patients

    $7,500

http://www.chionline.org/states/co.php
Porter Hospital Foundation Kids Alive Program

     $4,000

www.porterhospitalfoundation.org
Project Angel Heart Provide nutritious, home-delivered meals to people living with cancer

    $6,000

www.projectangelheart.org
Prospect Home Care-Hospice Inc. Provide funds for hospice and home care visits for uninsured cancer patients

    $10,000

www.prospecthch.org
Reel Recovery Fund one fly fishing retreat for men with cancer

     $4,500

http://www.reelrecovery.org/home.php
Rocky Mountain Childrens Resources Camp Wapiyuapi dba Wapiyapi Provide support for camp program

    $10,000

www.wapiyapi.org
Sense of Security Provide financial support to breast cancer patients

     $3,000

www.senseofsecurity.org
Shining Stars Help children attend Outreach Winter Games, march 9 – 16, 2012

    $5,000

www.ShiningStarsFoundation.org
Southeast Colorado Home Health/Baca County Hospice Assist low income cancer patients

     $6,000

www.sechosp.org
Stephen Marchello Scholarship Fund College scholarships to children who have survived cancer

     $3,000

http://www.stmfoundation.org/
Teen with a Dream Provide Dream Life events for teens with cancer

     $2,000

http://teenwithadream.org/contact/
There with Care Transportation, home maintenance for families going through a critical illness

     $4,000

http://therewithcare.org//
Total Awarded

$159,500

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Cancer League of Colorado 2012 Service Grant Awards

RECIPIENT

SERVICE DESCRIPTION

AMOUNT

WEBSITE

Brent Eley Foundation dba Brent’s Place Provide specialized housing and support to pediatric cancer patients

$10,000

www.brentsplace.org
Cancer Fitness Institute CancerFit program for 10 adult economically disadvantaged caner patients

     3,600

www.cpra-web.org
Cancer Support Community Fund educational workshops, support groups, etc. benefiting patients with cancer

     2,500

www.CancerSupportColorado.org
Casting for Recovery (Colorado) Fund 2012 program: two 2.5 day fly fishing retreats for breast cancer survivors

     4,500

www.castingforrecovery.org
Healing Buddies dba LifeSpark Cancer Resources Provide energy therapy sessions to 20 low-income individuals with cancer

     8,000

www.LifeSparkNow.org
Heart of the Mountains Hospice Help provide hospice care to uninsured and indigent patients

    10,000

www.grandcountyhospice.org
Heroes Forever Provide pediatric cancer patient families with “fun” day

     5,000

www.heroesforever.org
Hospice & Palliative Care of Western Colorado Provide funds for medications to uninsured/under-insured patients

     5,000

www.hospicewco.com
Hospice of Larimer County, Inc. dba Pathways Hospice Provide hospice care to patients with terminal cancer diagnosis

     3,000

www.pathways-care.org
La Clinica Tepeyac, Inc. Support revisions of colon, prostate, breast and cervical cancer education curricula and materials used outreach sessions

     5,000

www.clinicatepeyac.org
Arthur Liu Child life specialist for pediatric cancer patients

     5,000

Make A Wish Wish granting expenses

     2,000

www.colorado.wih.org
Marchello Scholarship Fund College scholarship to children who have survived cancer

     3,000

www.stmfoundation.org
Mt. Evans Home Health  Hospice Home health & hospice services for uninsured and indigent patients

     5,000

www.mtevans.org
MyLifeLine, Inc. dba MyLifeLine.org Foundation Provide post-treatment survivorship and memorials support to cancer patients and loved ones

     5,000

www.MyLifeline.org
NW Colorado Visiting Nurse Assn Hospice and palliative care for patients with cancer

     5,000

www.covna.org
Pathfinders for Cancer Provide volunteer services to aid cancer patients

     5,000

www.pathfindersforcancer.org
Pikes Peak Help cover cost of providing hospice and palliative care to indigent patients

     2,500

www.pikespeakhospice.org
Porter Hospice Foundation/Children’s Hospital Butterfly Program for pediatric cancer patients

     6,000

www.centura.org
Porter Hospital Foundation Kids Alive Program

     3,000

www.porterhospitalfoundation.org
Project Angel Heart Provide nutritious, home-delivered meals to people living with cancer

     6,000

www.projectangelheart.org
Prospect Home Care-Hospice Inc. Provide funds for hospice and home care visits for uninsured cancer patients

     5,000

www.prospecthch.org
Reel Recovery Fund one fly fishing retreat for men with cancer

     4,500

www.reelrecovery.org
Rocky Mountain Cancer Assistance Financial support to low-income adult cancer patinest receiving treatment

     7,500

www.rockymountaincancerassistance.org
Rocky Mountain Childrens Resources Camp Wapiyuapi dba Wapiyapi Provide support for camp program

    10,000

www.wapiyapi.org
Sense of Security Provide financial support to breast cancer patients

     3,000

www.senseofsecurity.org
Shambhala Mountain Center Scholarships for 2012 Fearless Living Retreat

     2,000

www.shambalamountain.org
Shining Stars Help children attend Outreach Winter Games, march 9 – 16, 2012

     5,000

www.ShiningStarsFoundation.org
Southeast Colorado Home Health/Baca County Hospice Assist low income cancer patients

     6,000

www.sechosp.org
There with Care Transportation, home maintenance for families going through cancer treatment

     3,900

www.therewithcare.org
Visiting Nurse Corp. of Colorado, Inc. dba Visiting Nurse Assoc. Provide emergency care to under/uninsured cancer patients in the VNA Hospice at Home and Homecare Divisions

     5,000

www.vnacolorado.org
Total Awarded

$156,000