Carol Grotnes Belk Campus—
Charleston, SC

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269 Calhoun Street , Charleston, SC 29401 Phone: 843-958-0930Fax: 843-958-9054

Support Us

Our Wish List

  • Dish Towels
  • Disposable Cups
  • Individual Snack Foods and Soups
  • Napkins
  • New or gently used DVD's
  • Paper Plates
  • Paper Towels
  • Plastic Utensils
  • Tissues
  • Toilet Paper
  • Umbrellas
  • Wal-Mart Gift Cards
  • Volunteers!
  • Clorox Disinfecting Wipes
  • Swiffer WetJet Refills
  • Tide Laundry Washing Pods


Donors & Local Supporters

Thanks are in order to the many people, organizations, hospitals and friends who make the operation of Hope Lodge possible. Without their support, we would not be able provide such a meaningful impact in the fight against cancer. If you would like for your organization, group or business to join the Friends of the Charleston Hope Lodge, please call the Manager, Sundi Herring, at (843)958-0930.

Leadership Sponors

  • Kapstone, Charleston Kraft, LLC
  • MeadWestvaco Friends Employee Charitable Giving
  • MeadWestvaco Corporate

2008 Expansion Campaign Donors:

  • Baker Foundation
  • Ike Belk
  • Harriett Belk Daughtridge
  • Cathy and Robert Bell
  • June and Dan Brown
  • Rosa Bunch and Family
  • Campsen Family
  • Renee Carter
  • Clayton J. Chapman
  • Coastal Carolina Realtors
  • Bruce Cohen
  • Mike Crapps
  • James Edwards
  • Exchange Club of Charleston
  • Lewis Gilpin
  • Goldstein Family
  • Joe Griffith
  • Goldstein Family
  • Tommy Hall
  • Alvin Hammer
  • Denise M. Horton
  • John Rivers Foundation
  • Donna Johns
  • Reuel Johnson
  • James Key
  • Hugh Lane
  • Warren Lasch
  • Leppla Charitable Foundation
  • Catherine McCottry
  • Medical Society
  • JR Moxley
  • Muckenfuss Family
  • Palmetto Rural Telephone
  • Parker Miracle House Foundation
  • Linda Plunkett
  • Plunketts
  • Carolyn Reed, MD
  • Gene Reed
  • JB Rhodes
  • Jack Shipkoski
  • J. Stapp
  • Eben Stubblefield
  • John Tully
  • LT Wakefield
  • Richard Walter
  • Wilbur Smith Foundation
  • Jeremy Willits
  • Brant Woodard
  • Peggy and Tom Wright
  • Anita and Jerry Zucker

In Kind Donors:

  • Whirlpool
  • Simmons Mattress Company
  • Low Country Association Of Health Insurance Underwriters
  • Bose
  • Harper Beall, III

The initial funding for the Charleston Hope Lodge was made possible by a gift from The Exchange Club of Charleston and the first expansion took place in 1997 thanks to the generosity of Barbara and Edwin Pearlstine, Jr.



Volunteering for the American Cancer Society means you have an opportunity to touch lives and fulfill your own. When you volunteer, you can:

  • Make a meaningful difference in the lives of cancer patients and their families
  • Have flexible options and opportunities that fit your schedule
  • Build relationships and networks that last a lifetime
  • Learn and grow personally and professionally
  • Involve your family and friends

Individual Opportunities

  • Front desk and receptionist openings from 9-5:30 p.m. and evening programming opportunities from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.
  • Assist with maintenance of Hope Lodge: cleaning kitchen, common areas, rooms, etc.
  • Special projects (data entry, event planning, gardening and landscaping)

Group Opportunities

  • Prepare a nutritious dinner for patients/guests during the week -- Pasta Night, Bar-B-Que, Soup Night, etc. You can either drop your meal off, or stay and visit with Hope Lodge guests.
  • Group clean-up on the weekend, give the Lodge a real "spring cleaning"
  • Game night for patients/guests. Our guests love Bingo and other games.
  • Talent night – show off your talent to the delight of others; Teach a skill—knitting, crocheting, or your own special crafts.

To volunteer, please contact the Hope Lodge at 843-958-9054.

Residency at a Hope Lodge facility is a courtesy extended at the sole discretion of American Cancer Society. All individuals who meet the Hope Lodge eligibility requirements will be welcomed regardless of race, creed, citizenship, physical disability, gender, color, ethnic heritage, veteran status, economic status, or sexual orientation. For admissions information, please select a Hope Lodge location.