Partners

Hospital Partners

Children’s National Medical Center

Children’s National Medical Center is the only exclusive provider of pediatric care in the metropolitan Washington area and is the only freestanding children’s hospital between Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Norfolk, and Atlanta. Serving the nation’s children for 140 years, Children’s National is a proven leader in the development and application of innovative new treatments for childhood illness and injury.

Children’s internationally recognized team of pediatric healthcare professionals care for more than 360,000 patients each year who come from throughout the region, nation and world. Serving as an advocate for all children, Children’s is the largest non-governmental provider of pediatric care in the District of Columbia, providing more than $50 million in uncompensated care. In addition, Children's serves as the regional referral center for pediatric emergency, trauma, cancer, cardiac and critical care as well as neonatologyorthopaedic surgeryneurology, and neurosurgery.

Children’s National is proudly ranked consistently among the best pediatric hospitals in America by US News & World Report and the Leapfrog Group, and has received Magnet designation by the ANCC.

Georgetown University Hospital

Georgetown University Hospital is a not-for-profit, acute-care teaching and research hospital with 609 beds located in Northwest Washington, D.C. Founded in the Jesuit principle of cura personalis—caring for the whole person—Georgetown is committed to offering a variety of innovative diagnostic and treatment options within a trusting and compassionate environment.

Georgetown’s centers of excellence include neurosciences,,transplantcancer and gastroenterology. Along with Magnet® nurses, internationally-recognized physicians, advanced research and cutting-edge technologies, Georgetown’s healthcare professionals have a reputation for medical excellence and leadership.

Foundation Partners

Enterprise Holdings Foundation

Enterprise Holdings Foundation provides charitable support to worthwhile, non-profit initiatives that are actively supported by the company's employees, their spouses and loyal Enterprise customers in the thousands of local communities where Enterprise operates.

Enterprise Holdings Foundation is a lead sponsor of Hope for Henry's 10 Years, 10,000 Smiles campaign. HFH is the beneficiary of Enterprise's golf tournament in Northern Virginia on May 15, 2013.

Partnership for Jewish Life and Learning’s Jewish Youth Philanthropy Institute

Partnership for Jewish Life and Learning’s Jewish Youth Philanthropy Institute lets teens serve as members of a grantmaking board to evaluate grant proposals from local, national & international nonprofits.  Since the JYPI Program’s creation in 2000, more than 2,100 teens have participated in the program, awarding over $725,000 in grants to 180 non-profit organizations and completing over 11,000 hours of community service. For many years, JYPI has supported Hope for Henry's work to improve the lives of kids fighting cancer and other serious illnesses for years.

The Children’s Charities Foundation

Hope for Henry Foundation joins over 200 Washington DC area charities since 1994 to receive funding from the Children’s Charities Foundation (CCF). Founded by Peter Teeley, former US Ambassador, and a group of Washington-area business and professional leaders, CCF has distributed nearly $9 million to support area children by strengthening their health and welfare, supporting strong and cohesive families, and assisting educational and recreational programs.  The Children’s Charities Foundation raises most of its funds from the BB&T Classic, an annual basketball tournament held in early December featuring college and university teams; the BasketBALL, its annual gala dinner held before the tournament; and a Golf Tournament held each spring. BB&T is CCF’s corporate partner in fundraising.  Visit www.ccfdc.org for more information.

The Jeannette and H. Peter Kriendler Charitable Trust

The Jeannette and H. Peter Kriendler Charitable Trust is a private grantmaking foundation based in New York City.

Tracy’s Kids

Tracy's Kids helps young cancer patients and their families cope with the emotional stress and trauma of cancer and its treatment. Its mission is to ensure that the children and families are emotionally equipped to fight cancer as actively as possible—and prepared for the time when they are cancer free.

Tracy's Kids uses art therapy to engage with young patients, their siblings and parents so that they can express feelings and reflect on their treatment experiences. The program—which began at the Lombardi Cancer Center in 1991 and is based on the model developed there—employs Master's trained, Board Certified art therapists to address the multi-faceted needs of children with cancer through art and play therapy. The Art Therapists work directly with physicians, nurses and other medical personnel and are integrated as members of each child's treatment team.

Venable Foundation

The Venable Foundation, established in 1983, works to promote the health and well-being of the communities where Venable's clients and attorneys work and live.

In 2013, the Foundation gave more than $2 million in contributions to a wide variety of organizations, continuing a long tradition of unparalleled giving which complements the pro bono legal work and community service of Venable attorneys and staff. Venable Foundation's support for Hope for Henry has been instrumental in our growth at Children's National Medical Center and MedStar Georgetown University Hospital in Washington, DC.

Corporate Partners

Blue Water Media

Blue Water Media is an award winning interactive agency providing web design, custom web development and online marketing solutions for businesses of all sizes, non-profit organizations, and government agencies. While Blue Water Media excels as a web design and development partner for many national brands, Fortune 500 clientele, and government, they have earned thier reputation as the leading Washington DC web design company for nearly a decade. Leveraging flexible Open Source Software, Enterprise Solutions and Social Media, Blue Water Media offers tailored, integrated Web based solutions that combine design, custom application development, and Internet marketing to achieve online success.

Georgetown Cupcake

Georgetown Cupcake is DC’s destination for gourmet cupcakes. Georgetown Cupcake was founded by sisters Katherine Berman and Sophie LaMontagne. Katherine and Sophie traded careers in fashion and private equity to pursue something a little sweeter — their passion for artful cupcakes. Both lifelong bakers, inspired by their grandmothers, Katherine and Sophie opened Georgetown Cupcake in February 2008 as DC’s first and only cupcakery. Watch Katherine and Sophie in action in DC CUPCAKES, their new TV series on TLC!

Georgetown Cupcake has donated thousands of cupcakes as part of Hope for Henry’s birthday program, ensuring that hospitalized kids have the sweetest birthdays imaginable.

Georgetown Cupcake and TLC have teamed up to help make your day even sweeter with their brand new, fresh-out-of-the-oven Hope for Henry dozen featuring Georgetown Cupcake's famous Lava Fudge, Red Velvet, Chocolate Squared, and Vanilla Birthday cupcakes.

Eat something sweet; help bring smiles and laughter into the lives of some very special children. It's that simple. TLC and Georgetown Cupcake will donate $15 to Hope for Henry from each exclusive dozen cupcakes with Hope for Henry's signature superheroes. Order yours today!

J. Crew

J.Crew debuted in 1983 with the mailing of its first catalog. Six years later, the company opened a flagship store at New York’s South Street Seaport. Today, the business includes retail and outlet stores nationwide and an ever-growing online and catalog business.

In 2003, Millard “Mickey” Drexler joined J.Crew as Chairman and CEO, pushing service, quality and innovation to the next level. The company partners with the finest global fabric mills and craftsmen—as well as with iconic brands such as Jack Purcell®, Timex®, Thomas Mason® and Red Wing® (to name just a few). J.Crew has also introduced several line extensions, including crewcuts (for kids sizes 2–14), J.Crew Weddings & Parties and J.Crew Collection (featuring exclusive and limited-edition pieces with couture-level details).

The Georgetown J. Crew store co-hosted private shopping events with Georgetown Cupcake in 2011, 2012 and 2013 to benefit Hope for Henry.

The Harbour Group

The Harbour Group know how to run communications campaigns with impact; from the US Capitol to City Halls, from corporate boardrooms to consumers’ living rooms.

Driven by a shared love of the process, the professionals at The Harbour Group engage in public debates and impact the outcome through shrewd strategic thinking and finely tuned tactical skill. We are known for our willingness to go the extra mile to secure a win for our clients. Collectively, we have built a reputation of trust, sound judgment, innovation, aggressive advocacy, fierce loyalty, and – most importantly – success.

The Harbour Group was a presenting sponsor of the 2010 Hope for Henry Rocks event, featuring acclaimed singer-songwriter Todd Snider and is a lead sponsor of Hope for Henry's 10 Years, 10,000 Smiles campaign.

West, Lane & Schlager

West, Lane & Schlager (WLS) was formed in 1996 by Eric West, Richard Lane and Gary Schlager, three real estate veterans with prior experience at the largest real estate brokerage companies in the country.

West. Lane & Schlager was a presenting sponsor of the 2010 Hope for Henry Rocks event, featuring acclaimed singer-songwriter Todd Snider and is a lead sponsor of Hope for Henry's 10 Years, 10,000 Smiles campaign.