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.




A Time To Heal

A 12-week program designed to help men and women regain physical, emotional, intellectual, psychological, and spiritual health after undergoing treatment for cancer.
A Time to Heal will be offered in Council Bluffs at CHI Health Mercy Hospital on Tuesdays
September 1-November 17, 2015. 5:30-8:30p.m. For enrollment or information contact:
Carolyn Ettinger Wings of Hope Cancer Support Center 712-325-8970 or
email at Carolyn@wingofhope.org
A Time to Heal program is free of charge thanks to generous funding from:
Tangible Love Ministries of Community of Christ and Jewish Federation of Omaha Foundation.


2015 Glow Ball Golf Tournament July 17

Glow Ball! Join us for a night of fun, food, and glowing golf balls. July 17, 2015 at Westwood Park Golf Club.
Registration is 8pm, light dinner at 8:30 and 9:15 Tee off.
It's great fun and a wonderful way to raise funds for Wings of Hope. For more information call us at Wings of Hope 712-325-8970 or download a form on the fund-raising events page on the website.




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.



Valentine Chocolate Gala

In the profound words of the Four Seasons, Oh What A Night!
We thank all who helped us with our Valentine Chocolate Gala.
This event could not happen without the generous efforts of many, and we are truly grateful for them.
We had 200 people attend as we raised money for Wings of Hope and the Hope Program.
Wings of Hope offers all of our services free of charge for those going through cancer treatment, survivors,
and their caregivers and families.
Thanks again for all your support. To find our more about our programs call us at
Wings of Hope Cancer Support Center 712-325-8970

Chocolate Everywhere
Chocolate Everywhere
 Host Couple
Host Couple
 Wonderful silent auction items
Wonderful silent auction items
Our Wonderful Judges!
Our Wonderful Judges!
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Host Couple
Simply Wonderful
Simply Wonderful



Our Chocolate Competition Entries

  • Pettit's Pastry-- White Chocolate Peanut Butter Mousse Cake
    MadOx Bakery---Cherry Chocolate Rum Cake
    Spencer's Steakhouse---Naughty Cake
    Linda Lauridsen---French Silk Pie with Salted Pecan Crust
    Kelly's Berry Best Pies---Tollhouse Fudge Swirl Pie
    Brother Sebastian's---Chocolate Cake 9
    Gourmet Cheesecakes---Chocolate Raspberry Torte and Better Than Sex Chocolate Cheesecake
    Ameristar---Triple Chocolate Mousse Bomb
    Carrie Booms-Ryan---Grown Up " Milk & Cookies"


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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