Hooked on Hope is a 501(c)(3) State of Florida non-profit organization; EIN #26-1986514. Hooked on Hope was founded in 2009. The organization raises funds for breast cancer patients across all Tampa Bay Communities. The purpose of the Treatment Support Grants Program is to provide short-term financial assistance for un-insured and under insured breast cancer patients during treatment. Patients must meet eligibility criteria and complete an online application – submitting all required backup documentation. Grants are provided based on the current availability of funds. Incomplete grant applications will not be processed.
Hooked on Hope does not provide cash grants directly to patients. Funds are provided as one-time, per patient grant award. Per patient funding amounts vary on a case-by-case basis, however usually range between $1,500 and $3,000. Hooked on Hope reserves the right to adjust per patient funding amount on a case-by-case basis and current availability of funding. All applicants are encouraged to develop a long-term plan; and to utilize all other community resources available. Hooked on Hope maintains a ‘Patient Resource List’ available upon request and found at www.hookedonhope.org.
I certify that all the information I have provided is true, complete and correct. I expressly authorize, without reservation, the Hooked on Hope Breast Cancer Treatment Support Grants Program and its advisors or representatives to contact and obtain information in order to verify the accuracy of information provided by me in this application. I understand that I will be required to provide backup documentation to Hooked on Hope or its representatives in order to verify the information provided herein. I understand that any information that may not be verified, is incomplete, or is misrepresented in any respect will be sufficient cause to eliminate me from consideration for financial assistance and will result in the denial of this application.
Do not sign until you have read the above application statement. I certify that I have read, fully understand and accept all terms of the foregoing application statement: I understand that my application may not be submitted to the Hooked on Hope Grants Committee for consideration unless it is completed in its entirety and required/requested backup documentation has been provided.