Sparks of Hope Dinner Auction & Gala
Please join us on the red carpet for our annual Dinner, Auction & Gala along with Emcee, KGW’s news anchor Cathy Marshall, Auctioneer Kelly Russell, and entertainment by… read more »
Our Mission is to empower children who are survivors of physical or sexual abuse to thrive by providing special services to encourage hope, and by creating opportunities that will develop trust and healing so they can achieve life-long success.
To accomplish our mission we grant wishes to these children. Abused children usually only wish for the simplest gifts, such as a new pair of shoes, musical instruments, lessons, a birthday party. The simple things we take for granted they never have had the opportunity to experience.
To encourage continued healing and success, we will offer mentoring and camps to teach them to go from victim to survivor, survivor to thriver, and from thriver to mentor.
These life skills will allow them to someday be mentors themselves.
Sparks of Hope was founded by Lee Ann Mead, who was physically and sexually abused from age 4 to 16. This is her passion and dream to help these children.
Why Healing Camp?
We assist children and teens to overcome the barriers they face as survivors of abuse to become successful young adults. Without early… read more »
I am a survivor of childhood sexual abuse from the age of 4 to 16. I am a fierce advocate for child survivors of abuse. I want to give these kids hope for a brighter future. To let them know they are so much more than the ugliness they’ve experienced - there is hope and healing on the other side of broken.