Restorative Stretching moves to Wednesdays

Hope Center will now offer Restorative Stretching from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. every Wednesday, starting January 17, 2018. Participants are encouraged to breathe and stretch their bodies and minds for stress management. Classes are restorative as well as therapeutic. The free classes are held at at Lowell Church of Christ for those battling cancer, caregivers,…

Today is #GivingTuesday!

Today is #GivingTuesday, an international day of giving.  Hope Center would love your support.   All donations to Hope Center are used for programs that support families facing cancer.  (No funds are used for rent or paid staff. Lowell Church of Christ provides office space.  Hope Center is run 100% by volunteers.) Monetary donations are accepted online…

Hope Center Blanket-making event to be held December 3rd in Winfield

Join Hope Center on Sunday, December 3rd at 11:15 a.m.. at Holy Spirit Church in Winfield to make fleece blankets for Hope Totes. The event will take place in the Parish Life Center following 10 a.m. Mass (Approximately 11:15 a.m.) Hope Totes are given to those facing cancer to bring them comfort. Please bring TWO,…

Hope Center offers Canvas Painting Event January 20th

Hope Center is hosting a Canvas Painting Event on Saturday, January 20th at 10 a.m.  at 299 N. Burr in Lowell.  All proceeds will benefit Hope Center programs for Northwest Indiana families facing cancer.  The cost is $35 per person v Capacity is limited to 32 students.  (Download the flyer.)  (Download the registration form.) Each “student” will…

Going to the pumpkin patch? Buy your tickets to Harvest Tyme Pumpkin Patch online through Hope Center to help support programs for local families facing cancer.

Are you going to the pumpkin patch this weekend?  Harvest Tyme Pumpkin Patch in Lowell has partnered with Hope Center to offer tickets online.  Harvest Tyme will donate a portion of every ticket sold through our link to support programs for families facing cancer.  Order tickets through  https://pumpkinpatch.ticketleap.com/hc. Please help us spread the word by sharing the flyer with…

Help us distribute Hope Totes.

Please help us spread the word about our Hope Totes! If you know someone facing cancer who would be comforted by a Hope Tote, please call Hope Center at 219.552.1640.  This includes friends, neighbors, co-workers and those who attend your church.  If you have a connection with an oncologist or infusion center in the area, we’d…

Hope Center welcomes Amy Rakoczy as the new Restorative Stretching instructor

Hope Center welcomes Amy Rakoczy as our new restorative stretching instructor. She is certified as a Holy Yoga instructor (HY 1225.) She resides in Lowell with her husband and two children. Amy says “The experiential worship has helped me become more centered and rooted through stretching to alleviate tension/stress, breath work, and meditation and prayer…

Hope Center’s Butterfly Trail Run & Walk is Sunday, June 11.

Hope Center‘s Butterfly Trail Run & Walk is on Sunday, June 11th at Stoney Run Park.  This event is a celebration of cancer survivors and Hope Center families!  The forecast says 74 degrees at 8 a.m.—race time!  It will be 78 degrees by the 9 a.m. kids run—much better than 92 degrees later in the afternoon. Race…