Short Folks For Hope Foundation

Short Folks For Hope Foundation is a 501(c)(3) cancer support charity founded by singer/songwriter and breast cancer survivor Kristen Short in September 2012. 

* The Dutch Angel Dragon species was created by Deanna Biesemeyer.  Lagoona character by Allie Short with Craig Ames of CCS Mascots. 

Supporting the Cancer Community and Serving Up Hope...Family Style!

A 501(c)(3) Charitable Organization in Oxford Hills, Maine, Founded 2012

fostering hope

ENCOURAGING YOUTH ​charitable EFFORTS

EMPOWERING CANCER WARRIORS

Mailing Address:

Short Folks For Hope Foundation

P.O. Box 659

Norway ME 04268


​Office Address (effective 12/5/2017)

4 Western Avenue

South Paris, ME  04281 

Phone (888) 522-6987

Email:  info@shortfolks.org


OUR MISSION:


*  to empower, encourage and celebrate cancer warriors with our special projects: 


The Vivian St. Onge Memorial Rickshaw Team (enabling cancer warriors to experience the joy and exhilaration of charity cycling events with team pedicab drivers); 


The Hope Bear Project (providing Hope Bears to cancer patients to be a cheery travel buddy on their courageous adventures);


Wishes For Hope (creatively fulfilling little wishes for cancer patients);


Furries For Hope (bringing smiles to kids with life-threatening illnesses with visits to respite camps, charity and community events with Allie Short's Lagoona the Dutch Angel Dragon*); 


Supers For Hope (bringing smiles to kids with life-threatening illnesses and supporting charitable efforts in our communities with Ian Short's superheroes and special characters); 

*  to motivate, guide and provide opportunities for youth to be compassionate, creative, hope-fostering members of our communities, and to recognize outstanding charitable efforts by youth; and 

* to raise money and awareness for cancer support care organizations with demonstrated excellence in providing compassionate, high-quality cancer support services free of charge to those impacted by cancer.


 We are a 501(c)3 charitable organization. 

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