Join us at the Gems Golf Classic June 9, 2018 at Wildcat Golf Course in Shellsburg, Iowa. Learn more at https://gemsofhope.com/event/gems-hope-golf-classic/. You can register on-line through the Gems store, which can be found at www.shop.gemsofhope.com. 

Upcoming Events

Jun 09

Gems of Hope Golf Classic

June 9 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm UTC-5
Shellsburg IA

Upcoming Programs

There are no upcoming events at this time.

Upcoming Workshops

Thu 26

Beading & Card Making Workshop @ Hope Lodge in Iowa City

April 26 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm UTC-5
Iowa City IA
May 03

Beading & Card Making @ Beadology in Iowa City

May 3 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm UTC-5
Iowa City IA
May 08

Beading & Card Making Workshop @ Hall Perrine

May 8 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm UTC-5
Cedar Rapids IA
May 15

Beading & Card Making @ Benchmark Inc., Conference Room

May 15 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm UTC-5
Cedar Rapids IA
May 16

Glaze Pottery Studio, Thiensville, WI

May 16 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm UTC-5
Thiensville WI

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Donate to Gems

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Shop Bravelets for Gems of Hope! Gems earns $10 from each item purchased!

Support Our One Mission Fund-raiser

Buy a Cancer Really Sucks t-shirt today! One Mission is an awesome, e-commerce based fundraising platform that helps groups and individuals raise the money they need to change the world.

Shop Amazon for Gems

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Wish List Items

We have some items we are always in need of, please consider supporting our wish list!

Cancer Really Sucks

Cancer Really Sucks is a website designed for teenagers by teenagers who have loved ones facing cancer. We hope to help you deal with your questions and emotions through the healthy …

Pages for Hope

A library program designed to reach children, teens and their families with information and support concerning cancer. Resource books and materials are selected …

What About Us?

Utilizes structured activities to help children ages 5-12 identify, communicate and cope with their feelings when someone close to them has been diagnosed with cancer.

Youth Advisory Board

Join Gems of Hope’s Youth Advisory Board!

In 2018 Gems of Hope will award up to 10 – $1000.00 scholarships to Corridor high school seniors.

Gems of Hope volunteers help provide over 750 “gifts of hope” each month to cancer patients in the Corridor!

Volunteering for Gems can help you:

  • Feel good about supporting cancer patients with a message of hope
  • Learn something
  • Help fulfill a civic responsibility
  • Make our community better
  • Connect and network with others in the community
  • Fulfill volunteer hours required for school or other groups
  • Gain professional experience
  • Bring you together with others and give you a sense of belonging
  • Cope with a cancer diagnosis in your family

"gifts of hope" each month


Participated in Programs each month

Gems of Hope Scholarships this year

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