Mike Pierce is an ALS Warrior and member of the Hope Loves Company family. We were fortunate to have Mike's wife, Tricia, and daughter, Cassidy at Camp HLC at Fairview Lake last weekend! Thank you Mike for participating in our #ALSAwarenessMonth campaign, HLC Chats With! (HLC): Do you have a nick name? How did you get it?
(MP): My favorite nicknames are Dad or Coach. I have coached all three of my kids over 19 seasons and absolutely loved being called coach. Dad is by far th
Mackenzie Anderson is an HLC Young Ambassador and has attended many of our HLC programs, including Camp HLC. When her mother, Susan, was diagnosed with ALS, Mackenzie became an ALS Advocate, raising funds for both Hope Loves Company and other ALS organizations! Every year, Hope Loves Company awards an HLC Ambassador the Susan Anderson Scholarship Award in Susan's honor and memory. Mackenzie was the first recipient. Read on to learn a little more about Mackenzie and her journe
Thank you, Gwen, for participating in our ALS Awareness Month campaign, HLC Chats With! We are so fortunate to have Gwen and her husband, Nate, joining us at this year's #CampHLC in California! Gwen lives in San Francisco, CA, is living with ALS and is an ALS advocate, and discovered HLC through a friend who has attended Camp HLC! Thank you Gwen and Nate for being a part of the HLC family! (HLC): What is your favorite childhood memory? (GP): Swimming. I swam competitively and
Thank you Guðjón for participating in our ALS Awareness Month campaign! The Hope Loves Company team and our Young Ambassadors were very fortunate to meet Guðjón when we visited Iceland in July of 2017 to share HLC's mission and programs with the Icelandic MND Association. Since then, Guðjón has been one of our greatest friends and supporters! Thank you, Guðjón! (HLC): Do you have a nick name? How did you get it? (GS): Gaui, it is shorter than Gudjon and we all got nick names
Sara Cooper is a Board Member of Hope Loves Company, Founder of Cooper Creative Group, and one of our wonderful friends and supporters. In fact, Sara helped create this ALS Awareness Month Campaign! Thank you Sara for your ingenuity, intelligence, kindness, and support. We are lucky to have you serving on our BOD but even more so to have you as a friend. (HLC): What is your favorite childhood memory? (SC): I am blessed to have many... sitting in my grandmother's kitchen on th