Latest Hope Stories

2014-04-24 23:03:14

Hollywood Records' Recording Artist Covers "All of Me" Springfield, Mo. (PRWEB) April 24, 2014 Hollywood Records’ Platinum-selling artist, Zendaya recently released a cover of John Legend’s “All of Me.” Zendaya joined Max and Kurt Schneider to record the song with a portion of the proceeds going to Convoy of Hope. Listen to Zendaya here. “My generation has the opportunity to change the world,” says Zendaya. “With Convoy of Hope, I’ve raised my voice and I’m...

2014-04-23 23:13:14

Social Impact Awards Announces Champions of Social Progress Springfield, MO (PRWEB) April 23, 2014 Convoy of Hope is recognized as a top nominee for the 5th Annual CLASSY Awards, in partnership with the United Nations Foundation. Of the nominees eight winners will be announced onstage at the CLASSY Awards ceremony on Saturday, May 3, in San Diego, Calif. “The CLASSY Awards brings together the best leaders in the social sector,” says Elizabeth Gore, Entrepreneur-in-Residence at the UN...

2014-03-18 23:04:06

Kind Kart and Filter of Hope to Provide Clean Water in Areas Ravaged by Typhoon Haiyan Springfield, MO (PRWEB) March 18, 2014 Convoy of Hope partners with Kind Kart and Filter of Hope in an effort to raise awareness and provide much needed water filters to survivors of Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines in the days leading up to World Water Day on March 22. Following Superstorm Sandy in 2012, Kind Kart, a collaboration of three compassionate friends, utilized Amazon’s Wedding Registry...

2014-02-27 23:02:38

Free Celebration in East Bay to Include Giveaways and Services Bay Point, CA (PRWEB) February 27, 2014 Convoy of Hope is partnering with local businesses, churches, government agencies and nonprofits to bring a community celebration to Bay Point, Calif., on Saturday, April 5, at Rio Vista Elementary School. During the celebration, Convoy of Hope and the East Bay community will provide more than $1 million in free goods and services including free food, health services, haircuts, family...

2014-01-18 23:02:14

Super Bowl XLVIII Event Raises Money for The Bipolar and Mood Disorders Research Fund at Lindner Center of HOPE Mason, Ohio (PRWEB) January 18, 2014 The fifth annual Touchdown for HOPE Super Bowl Sunday event will take place on February 2, 2014 at the Great American Ballpark Champions Club. Touchdown for HOPE is a classy, upscale Super Bowl party with big screen televisions, plush seating, and signature Cincinnati food favorites, with the addition of some New York-style fare and cocktails...

2014-01-10 08:23:57

Dr. Bradley Kurgis donated $2,000 worth of treatments and products to the non-profit charitable organization Hats for Hope. Dr. Kurgis, of Kurgis Dermatology, donated the products and treatments to a fundraiser in support of the organization. TEMPLETON, Calif., Jan. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Dr. Bradley Kurgis of Kurgis Dermatology is no stranger to charitable endeavors. Most recently, his practice donated $2,000 worth of treatments and products to the non-profit organization...

2014-01-09 16:20:10

Hyundai to donate 1,000 winter coats for kids and $10,000 to Focus: HOPE; Hyundai to sponsor 18th Annual Urban Wheel Awards and Multicultural Media Luncheon DETROIT, Jan. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hyundai Motor America continues its commitment to diversity and inclusion and the community of Detroit during the 2014 North American International Auto Show. As part of its diversity outreach while in Detroit, Hyundai will partner with community organizations Focus: HOPE, the 18(th) Annual...

2014-01-08 16:24:00

Film veteran Ted Hope will take the reins at Fandor on January 30th SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Fandor, the curated online service for exceptional independent and international films, today announced that former San Francisco Film Society Executive Director and award-winning independent producer Ted Hope, has been named Chief Executive Officer. His official start date is January 30(th). Hope brings to Fandor a wealth of film experience as a creator, curator,...

2014-01-02 16:21:54

Cancer hospital expands access to specialized treatment within San Gabriel Valley DUARTE, Calif., Jan. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- City of Hope and Methodist Hospital of Southern California have reached an agreement in which City of Hope will acquire the hospital's radiation oncology service in Arcadia. The acquisition will expand access to City of Hope's renowned expertise in radiation therapy and will provide additional convenience for patients seeking specialized cancer...

Word of the Day
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'