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Welcome to West Texas Gifts of Hope...
the house that “HOPE” built

Hope House “Wishlist”

"Get up, dress up, show up….and never give up."

West Texas Gifts of Hope (WTGOH) residents and staff have created a list of supplies needed to help support the Hope House and other services.  If you would like to purchase one of these items to donate, we would appreciate your contribution and will provide a written acknowledgement of your charitable gift.

Hope House

  • Bottled water
  • Toilet paper
  • Paper towels and napkins
  • Paper plates (paper is better than Styrofoam)
  • 12 oz cold drinking cups
  • 12 oz hot drinking cups
  • Hand soap
  • Lysol or other room freshening spray
  • Laundry detergent (pods are better than powder)
  • Roundup weed spray
  • lightbulbs

Lunch Service

  • Sandwich size zip lock bags
  • 50 count Lay chips (assorted or potato chips—not spicy hot)
  • Keebler choc chip cookies or plain shortbread Sandies
  • Napkins
  • Fruit cups
  • Large plain peanut butter
  • Grape jam
  • Sam’s gift cards – any denomination

Volunteer Opportunities…

West Texas Gifts of Hope has many volunteer opportunities. Whether you work full time or you are retired, we can find a place for you. WTGOH relies on its volunteers to help keep the operational costs at minimum, allowing us to focus on patient programs and care. WTGOH also collaborates with West Texas Cancer Center (WTCC) to provide volunteer support. The purpose of the volunteer program at WTCC is to provide desirable services for patients and staff which supplement those provided by the paid staff. The volunteer staff is dedicated to developing and maintaining a compassionate partnership which offers an extra dimension of care and service to patients, empathy for families and visitors, and supportive services for the medical staff.

Volunteer opportunities:

  • Office assistance at Hope House
  • Providing refreshments for support groups
  • Providing snacks and goodies at WTCC and/or Hope House
  • Prayer Group Facilitation
  • Yard work at Hope House
  • Providing supplies for Hope House
  • Making and serving lunch for the patients at WTCC
  • Serving as host and greeter at WTCC

 

Want to get involved?

Submit Volunteer Application for opportunities to be a part of the mission at West Texas Gifts of Hope.

Program and Services Team

This team assists with patient service at the West Texas Cancer Center and at Hope House. At the cancer center, volunteers meet and greet patients and serve sandwiches and snacks to the chemo patients. At Hope House, volunteers greet patients and assist with daily operations.

List of Volunteers

2018 Volunteers – Lunch Service
  • Anne Ledbetter
  • Delma Balerio
  • Kay Butler
  • Marcella Galindo
  • Roni Hampton
  • Vicky Simpson
  • Bobby Conrad
  • Gina Hood
  • Lynne Gawlik
  • Meghan Sewell
  • Tammy Solley
  • Virginia Tingley
  • Cindy Davidson
  • Janice Yarbrough
  • Mandi Higgins
  • Rhonda Taube
  • Teresa Shelton
West Texas Gifts of Hope, Inc. is a 501C3

To Send Check Donations

Make your check payable to:
"West Texas Gifts of Hope"
and send it to:
West Texas Gifts of Hope
Box 891
Odessa TX 79760
Gifts of Hope Midland

Notes from our clients…

“Thank you for serving lunch to us while we faced a long day of chemo. A friendly face and a good sandwich made the afternoon so much easier to face."

Patient from Fort Stockton

“We shall be forever grateful for the service that Hope House has provided. We could not have driven home every day and the beds were even good.”

Patient from Terlingua

“We needed a wheel chair for my husband and West Texas Gifts of Hope delivered it to our door. God Bless you.”

Patient from Odessa