Hooked on Hope, Inc. is a local non-profit organization located in Tampa Bay, Founded in 2009, the organization raises funds for un-insured and under insured breast cancer patients across all Tampa Bay Communities. Monies are designated for qualifying breast cancer patients currently undergoing treatment. Qualifying patients may receive funding for doctor visit office co-pays, hospital co-pays, prescriptions, living expenses, and other treatment related expenses. Patients residing within Tampa Bay who meet financial and other eligibility requirements are welcome to apply for onetime grants.

To apply, download the Hooked on Hope Grant Guidelines & Release, review carefully and sign. Next, download the Hooked on Hope Grant Application, complete in its entirety and sign. Lastly, gather appropriate backup documentation as described in the Grant Guidelines & Release. Once application packet is complete, scan and email as one (1) file to: hookedonhopegrants@gmail.com. Again, your application packet must include a) Signed Grant Guidelines & Release b) Completed, signed Grant Application and c) Copies of backup documentation. Only complete submissions will be considered!

Should you have any questions, please contact Mary Ostien, Grants Chair, via email at: hookedonhopegrants@gmail.com. Be sure to include a phone number where you can be reached. You may also leave a voice message at (813) 531-5683.

Note: Hooked on Hope also pays for an array of lymphedema services such as physical therapy, sleeves, and gloves. Monies are also used to purchase specialty mastectomy bras and breast prosthetics. Patients should email hookedonhopegrants@gmail.com for further information.