Every year we’re looking for moralers to help us get ready for the awe-inspiring 135-mile, 24-hour run from Hershey Medical Center to THON! HE Morale Application. Applications are available now and due by August 31. We’ll pair moralers with runners and whether it’s through care packages or phone calls, you’ll support your Hope Express runners throughout […]
Team Blood & Guts New for 2016 – this is our bare bones, no thrills team made up of Hope Express Alumni. 2016 Blood & Guts Team
The Diner to Diner (99er) Team The celebrate 10 years of running we created a special team of Hope Express alumni. They have been hand picked and represent the 9 previous years of the Hope Express.
8 Hope Express alumni run 140 miles in the dark of night, during the depth of winter delivering letters to THON. Their route will parallel The Hope Team route to Carlisle, then the Extreme Team will then head due north and go over the mountains. Each runner will run 18-20 miles. 2015 Extreme TeamAmanda Keightly Britnei Godusky Brittany […]
Conquer Team The Conquer Team was added in 2014 to expand our field of runners.
The Hope Team The original team for The Hope Express – 14 runners carrying letters from Hershey’s Children’s Hospital 135 miles to the dancers at Penn State THON. Hope Team 2016Gabrielle Houser Brianna Bellido Kristen Schaeffer Danielle Kovalsky Ray Truex Sarah Bellido Dana Kliewer Leslie Hopper Alexandria Depasquale Rachel Wolfeimer Kirsten Mcgroary Moriah Woods Catherine […]
About The Hope Express? Hope Express is a tribute to the Four Diamonds kids and their families. By running 135/140 miles through central Pennsylvania, the participants will raise awareness for The Four Diamonds Fund while honoring the courageous battle these families fight every day. For Hank and Connie, it is not so easy to explain the ‘why’. They are […]
Dear Friends, We started The Hope Express ten years ago because of a tremendous need we had to pay back The Four Diamonds Fund for giving us a future with our son. In 2006 we decided to run to THON with a few simple goals: to give back and raise awareness for the Four Diamonds […]