2019 Hero Foundation Golf Outing

Hero Foundation Golf Outing

The 11th Annual Hero Foundation Golf Outing will take place on Saturday, August 24th, 2019 at White Lake Oaks in White Lake  Registration will begin at 7:30 a.m., with a shotgun start at 8:30 a.m.  There will be prizes for winners (and some losers).  We will hold a longest drive and closest to the pin contest (both men and women) as well. The cost is …

Kaye’s Kids: The Hero Foundation sends 13-year-old cancer survivor to Camp Ohiyesa

With the help of our many supporters, we were able to send Lauren Stansburry, a 13-year-old cancer survivor, to Camp Ohiyesa this summer. A huge Harry Potter fan, Lauren will be attending the “World of Wizardry” camp at Camp Ohiyesa. These are your dollars in action. Thank you for your continued support! Help the Hero Foundation support more Michigan families …

Magnum 7 Fundraiser in Hamtramck – Sponsored by Blake’s Hard Cider and Stroh’s Brewing

Magnum PI 7 Party

For the seventh consecutive year the Magnum 7 Magnum P.I. themed party in Hamtramck will be held at Whiskey in the Jar in downtown Hamtramck. This year’s event is sponsored by Blake’s Hard Cider and Stroh’s Brewing. Proceeds from the event will benefit The Hero Foundation and The Wade Jones Memorial Scholarship Fund. Please join us on August 16th at …

Guest Post: It’s Worth The Scar

Melanoma ribbon

If someone hadn’t told me, I would have had no idea that May was Melanoma Awareness Month. Athletes aren’t wearing specific colored gear, ribbons aren’t being tied around trees, porch lights aren’t changing color and I have yet to see the Melanoma Awareness lapel pin on anyone’s suit coat….but I should be aware.  I should have been aware because while …

May is Brain Tumor Awareness Month

may brain tumor awareness month

Every cause has a month, but for several of us at the Hero Foundation, brain tumor awareness month hits very close to home. First, a quick note on brain tumors if you don’t know much about their prevalence in the United States: This year nearly 24,000 adults will be diagnosed with a brain tumor Nearly 4,000 children will also be …