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Rose City Chili Cook-Off

Ragan’s HOPE is honored, once again, to have been chosen as the recipient of proceeds from the  annual Rose City Chili Cook-Off in Tyler, Texas.  We are grateful to sponsors like our friends in Tyler, Texas who make it possible to continue our support of families in the East Texas region.  If you are in traveling distance, we invite you to… Read more

Thank you! Sewell Cadillac

Sewell Cadillac in Grapevine, continues to provide sponsorship to Ragan’s HOPE Foundation by providing a meeting location for our Action Team meetings.   These meetings provide support for our area volunteers, equipping them with procedures, policies and on-going training vital in our approach to families and other organizations. Last year, Sewell and their team were so generous… Read more

Donations Continue with Amazon Smile

Amazon Smile donations continue to grow as more shoppers learn that they can easily give to Ragan’s HOPE every time they purchase an item from Amazon.  Amazon Smile, donates 0.5% to Ragan’s HOPE every someone makes a purchase on their website and chooses us  as their chosen charity. These funds provide meals, cards and other needed items for families… Read more

Ragan’s HOPE Leadership and Volunteer Meeting 2017

Ragan’s HOPE Foundation just finished up our Leadership Conference with Leadership and volunteers at the annual DFW 2017 Volunteer Kick Off Meeting. Some of the topics covered included Marketing, Outreach, Fundraising and increase of  partnerships (locally and nationally).  Following the kick off event, a Team Leadership Workshop was held to provide support for team leadership nationally.   We want… Read more

Sic ‘Em Bears!

We are excited that Baylor University continues to help us in reaching our goals by providing support to Ragan’s HOPE Foundation.  Macy, Coordinator for Community Engagement and Service, is helping provide additional yardage toward our win in efforts to provide assistance to Ragan’s HOPE Families.  Thank you, Macy and Baylor University!!

Giving Thanks Through Giving

You or your organization can help one of our many families enjoy a wonderful Thanksgiving Season.  For those of us who have plenty, it sometimes is a fleeting thought, that others may have limited food or none at all during this season of giving thanks.  It is not that we personally do not care, but… Read more

Upcoming National Project

With Fall just around the corner, our teams across the country are starting to make plans to deliver Thanksgiving Starter Kits (baskets) to those we serve.  These benefit the families by assisting with shopping while going back and forth to the hospital/doctor visits. Also, many of our families are under a financial burden with medical expenses and reduced wages due… Read more

“Christmas in July”

The annual Ragan’s HOPE event, Christmas in July, was a success due to the support and tickets sold to the  evening event.  Items were brought to be distributed to Ragan’s HOPE families during the month of December 2016.  We provide clothing, toys, personal and household items to families supported by our organization. The Hawaiian Luau theme was… Read more

Welcoming a New Partner

We are pleased to announce that we are now partnered with HOPE4MINDS.  HOPE4MINDS, provides various support for children who have head trauma or medical brain conditions.  Ragan’s HOPE, will be able to provide support to this organization upon referral of families who have needs not supported by HOPE4MINDS.  We may also provide referrals to this organization… Read more