Faces of Hope

Jennifer

Face of Hope, December 2013 – Jennifer (Louisville, KY)

1. How did you become connected with Hope Scarves? I first read about Hope Scarves in a local publication, right after my diagnosis. Not long after, two different women I know requested that scarves be sent on my behalf. 2. How did receiving the scarf and story impact your healing journey? It was such a treat […]

Kelley with scarf

Face of Hope, November 2013 – Kelley (Mattews, NC)

1. How did you become connected with Hope Scarves? I have joked that I am the original “scarf wearer.” Five years after I went through treatment for breast cancer I heard about Lara McGregor through a mutual friend. After hearing that she was going through treatment while 7 months pregnant, I had to send her something. […]

Face of Hope, October 2013 – Sarah (Louisville, KY)

1. How did you become connected with Hope Scarves? A friend invited me to their wonderful fundraiser last fall. I took along several scarves with my stories attached. 2. How did it feel to share your story and encouragement to others when you donated your scarves? It felt great! One thing I was determined to take […]

Face of Hope, September 2013 – Jody (Ottumwa, IA)

1. How did you become connected with Hope Scarves? I was connected through Hope for Two, Lara was my mentor. I was diagnosed when I was 34 Weeks Pregnant with my second son. Which was similar to Lara’s situation as well. 2. How did receiving the scarf and story impact your healing journey? The story made […]

Hope Scarves Founder, Lara MacGregor launched My Hopeful Life as an extension of Hope Scarves in 2020.  This initiative, rooted in her personal story, started with her widely followed blog, My Hopeful Life.  And now includes a film, podcast, speaking engagements and one day, a book.   Living with stage 4 metastatic breast cancer has given Lara a unique perspective on facing uncertainty, grounding oneself in gratitude and embracing each day.  Her vision & dedication to Hope Scarves is a powerful force for good in the world.   Follow along with My Hopeful Life as she expands the way we cultivate hope.