Mission Statement

We recognize the diagnosis and treatment of cancer have a tremendous physical and emotional impact on the patient and family.

Wings of Hope Cancer Support Center assists those with cancer at all stages of their illness and helps families and friends cope with cancer in their lives. Our goal is to provide emotional support and guidance for people with cancer, family members and health professionals.

Who We Serve

Wings of Hope Cancer Support Center provides services to clients in southwest Iowa and the Omaha metro area.

Journey of Hope Bike Ride & Walk It's Virtual!!

Wings of Hope annual Journey of Hope Bike Ride & Walk is virtual again this year.
How does it work? You can walk anytime the week of Nov 30-Dec 6, 2015. If you would like to participate fill out the registration form & liability waiver below and send to Wings of Hope. We will then send you an official ride/walk t-shirt. You choose the day you walk, who you walk with, and where. it's that simple. You don't have to worry about the weather, just walk at home, or in a gym. You can also join us on Monday November 30, from 5:00-7:00 pm at The Mall of the Bluffs. You can pick up your t-shirt there, grab a water, and a power bar and walk around the mall. Or we will have day passes available so if you choose you can walk at Planet Fitness. If you have any questions call Wings of Hope 712-325-8970. Don't forget to take pictures, we want to share the fun on our website.

We want to thank our Journey of Hope Bike Ride sponsors this year.

Event Sponsor:

  • Red Giant Oil

Presenting Sponsor:

  • CHI Health

Leadership Sponsors:

  • Council Bluffs Savings Bank

Supporting Sponsors:

  • Dr. Brad Higginbotham
    Francis & Betty Clark
    Endless Bike Trail
    Grease Monkey
    Oard & Ross Drug
    Union Pharmacy

DocumentJourney of Hope Bike Ride/Walk Registration Form

Gratitude Graffiti Starts October 29.

The Gratitude Graffiti project is simple. All you do is stop by one of the Gratitude Stops around town and "SHOUT OUT" what you are grateful for. Different businesses will have areas set up for you to sign or post a note. November is America's special month of thanks, so check out our website and we will list the different stops for you.
Gratitude Stops:
Wings of Hope Cancer Support Center
Methodist Jennie Edmundson
Queen of Apostles
Holy Family
Our Lady of Carter Lake
The Center
CHI Mercy Hospital

Women Helping Women Breast Cancer Awareness & Recognition Event
RESILIENCE: The Art of Bouncing Back

Thank you to all who attended our annual Women Helping Women event. We had a wonderful night. Deb Carlson Ph.D spoke to us about Resilience: "The Art of Bouncing Back". We had great food, and fellowship. A chance to share stories and celebrate breast cancer survivors.
A special thanks to St Peter's Church for hosting the event, and for the desserts, St Patrick's Church for the salads. and for all the lovely ladies who made soup for our event. Also thanks for all the fantastic door prizes donated. Wow!

Wings of Hope Annual Dinner

Enjoying good food and friends
Rosemary Dermody receiving the Larry Hill Memorial Award

Great food, friends, and a way to catch up on what Wings of Hope is doing this year.
Rosemary Dermody received the 'Larry Hill Memorial Award". She has a heart and vision for Wings of Hope. Rosemary created and implements the 'Hope Containers" that are given to patients at Methodist Jennie Edmundson and CHI Mercy Hospital. These containers are filled with inspirational messages, A daily dose of hope. Thank you Rosemary for all you do for Wings of Hope.
P.J. Meyer's presentation "Personalized Medicine in Oncology : Targeted Therapies" was so informative and very interesting. Thank you to all who attended.

DocumentMidwest Connection September 19, Missouri Valley City Park

The Edge Sports Bar & Grill 2nd Anunal Midwest Connection
Saturday Sept 19 Missouri Valley City Park

Our new friends  Tinman and Bad Influence.  Love you guys
Ran into some old friends as well

Many thanks for a wonderful day! Great food, music, entertainment and fellowship. We met some wonderful people, and had a chance to share what Wings of Hope is all about. Thanks again to The Edge Sports Bar & Grill.

Spa Day 2015, What a great time.

Thursday April 23, 2015 was the date of our annual Spa Day. We had approximately 40 women attend.
The ladies enjoyed music meditation, spa facials, manicures, chair massages, and Healing Touch therapy.
Everyone received a plant and spa bag to take home and enjoy. A good time had by all.
Special thanks to Dallas Johnson Greenhouse, Judy Davis, and Shelia Bentley for their support of our Spa Day.
Thanks to our therapists who helped make the day a success.
Nicole Bishop- Music Meditation
Tina Huebner- Spa Facials
Melonie Abbott and Rand Christensen-Chair Massage
Clara Glyn, Maria Valentin, and Cindy Arnold- Healing Touch
EQ School for the Manicures and Paraffin Dips.
We can't forget the ladies who brought the goodies to eat. Kathy Knott, Sandy Bane, Letha Solliday,
and Gloria Brennan. Also, Rose Brown, Debbie Tritsch, Sandy Bane, Jenny VanSoelen, and Patti Higginbotham
for helping with registration.

How You Can Help Wings of Hope

Wings of Hope relies on the generosity of many organizations and individuals for funding for its many programs. Click on the link below to make an online donation!

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