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Hope is what we live for.

Welcome to Hank’s Hope

We are a 501(c)(3) non-profit whose mission is to provide resources and support to families in the greater Delaware area who have been affected by pregnancy loss and infant loss. We were founded in 2013 in memory of Henry “Hank” Shaffer Mathay, stillborn in 2012. We were incorporated in June 2015.

Watch the Wave of Light

Available to watch on Facebook.

Upcoming Event:

Wave of Light
“Where flowers bloom, so does hope.”

In honor of Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Day

Thursday, October 15, 2020, 6:45-7:15 PM EDT

Join us virtually for a candle lighting, music, remembrance, and to let hope bloom.

Hosted by Hank’s Hope Inc. & Julia’s Light

Due to COVID-19, our annual Wave of Light in honor of Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Day will take place online.

The virtual Wave of Light will be available to view here on our website and on our Facebook page.

To register, please fill out the form below.

Stay tuned! New website coming soon!

Donate Now

As a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, donations to Hank’s Hope Inc. are tax deductible to the fullest extent of the law.



Please contact us at HanksHope@gmail.com with questions, or follow us on social media to stay in touch.