Hope Chest for Women

Contact:  

Sara Shuster, Executive Director

Mailing Address:  

PO box 5294
Asheville, NC 28813

Phone Number:  

 

828-708-3017

Fax Number:  

828-670-1438

Email Address:  

director@hopechestforwomen.org

Website Address:  

http://www.hopechestforwomen.org/

Office Hours:  

9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. M – F by appointment

Location:  

375 Hendersonville Rd, Asheville, NC 28803

 

Travel toward Asheville on I-40. From I-40 take exit 50 from west or exit 50A from the east.  Merge South on Hendersonville Road.  After the highway you will  take a sharp immediate right into the Foster Church Parking lot located at 375 Hendersonville Road. Go to the back of the parking lot and park near the handicap accessible ramp, our office is in the back of the church room 305. At the set of double doors across from the gym you will see a buzzer for the Hope Chest for Women. If you go to the traffic light at Vanderbilt Parkway you have gone too far.  You can also access the Church parking lot behind building 7 on Vanderbilt Parkway.  The parking behind building 7 near the dumpsters and will lead you to the back of the church.

Agency Description:  

 

The Hope Chest was founded in 2003 to relieve some of the burden created by the cost of breast or gynecological cancer treatment.  It serves under-insured, uninsured, or inadequately insured women who have been diagnosed with a female cancer who live in 22 counties across WNC that are experiencing financial challenges as a result of the cost of their treatment.

Training:  

 

Depending on the event or nature of volunteer work.  Initial conversation with overview of program, events and expectations.  Specific guidance and instructions based on scheduled activities and preparation need.

     

 

 

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