AstraZeneca Hope Lodge of the American Cancer Society—
Cheltenham, PA

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110 W. Laurel Ave. , Cheltenham, PA 19012 Phone: 267-622-6000Fax: 267-622-6001

Support Us

Wish List Items

Help to make the AstraZeneca Hope Lodge of the American Cancer Society a true "home away from home."

The AstraZeneca Hope Lodge of the American Cancer Society in the Philadelphia area will have ongoing needs for many types of items. By donating items on our wish list, you will help to provide a true "home away from home" for our future guests.

Most frequently needed:
Bleach, any brand
Lysol spray or similar
Glass cleaner
Paper towels
Laundry dryer sheets
Dishwasher detergent
Tissues (regular and purse size)
Trash bags (all sizes)
Purell or any waterless hand sanitizer
High efficiency laundry detergent

Specific needs:
White bath, hand, & wash towels
Full sized sheet sets - white, deep pocket
Energy saver light bulbs - any wattage
Toothpaste & deodorant - small tubes only
Medium sized storage bins
Bathroom sized wastebaskets
New or gently used board games
Digital oral thermometers
Bed pillows (New)
Individually wrapped snacks, instant soups
Individually wrapped hard candy - Mint/Lemon
Color printer/ink

On-going Needs:
Paper towels
Toilet paper
Paper napkins
Dish soap
Zip-lock baggies
Paper plates and cups
Toilet bowl cleaner
Batteries, all sizes
Kitchen cleanser
Cling wrap & foil

Gifts for Guests:
Gas/Grocery Gift Cards
Restaurant Gift Cards


We wish to thank our leadership donors for the generous support of the capital campaign to build the AstraZeneca Hope Lodge:


Patron $2,500 to $4,999
Andrea Barsevick in memory of George Elwert
E. Murdoch Family Foundation
Steven Ellers
Colleen Fitzwater and Timothy DePietro
George Forde
Jane L. Goforth
Amy Law
Gary Leipheimer
Louis N. Cassett Foundation
McCloskey & Faber PC
Carol Newburger
Mark Page
Kathy and Barry Plaugher
Mr. and Mrs. Peter Sculthorpe
Joseph and Maureen White
Brant and Kim Woodward

Leader $5,000 to $9,999
Digitas Health
Loretta and Homer Gelbaugh
Hankin Foundation
Lubert Family Foundation
Mr. and Mrs. Frank McGrady

Visionary $10,000 to $24,999
Arronson Foundation
Bank of America
Alvin and Judith Block
Mr. and Mrs. Richard Bollinger
William Buck
David and Lois Burns
Claneil Foundation
Patrick and Cathy Delaney
Delran Builders Company, Inc
Geisinger Health System
Healing Art Works
Randy and Penny Linduff
Jane MacElree
Maxwell Strawbridge Charitable Trust

Honorable Visionary $25,000 to $49,999
James Boyle
Anna and Morris Brown
Lydie Szabo Brown and Janet Szabo Vogel
I. Michael Coslov
Mary Dearden
Dorothy Del Bueno
Endo Pharmaceuticals
Farber Family Foundation, Inc.
Patrick Forst
Paul Haviland
Paul and Jane Heintz
Sharon Holloway
Mario Incollingo
Lincoln Financial Group
Main Line Health
McLean Contributionship
Wilma Mills
Sandra and Frank Norman
Oxford Area Foundation
Mr. and Mrs. Garry Pincock
Margo and Dan Polett
Gary Reedy
Samuel P. Mandell Foundation
Sarah Parvin Foundation
Wayne Schuh
Mr. and Mrs. Michael A. Scully
Temple University Health System
Andrew and Kellie Trivers
Wei East Holding Inc.
Mike and Kate Woerner
Barbara and Bob Young
Whirlpool Corporation

Grand Visionary $50,000 to $99,999
Dr. Daniel and Beverly Goldberg
Mr. and Mrs. John Haas
Ruth and George Harms
Nancy and Donald Resnick
United Airways Community Foundation

Distinguished Visionary $100,000 to $249,999
Bristol-Myers Squibb Foundation
Cathy Miller Cancer Fund
Cozen O'Connor Foundation, Inc.
Independence Blue Cross
Hope and Howard Kessler
Neubauer Family Foundation
Brian O’Neill
Scouting for a Cure
West Pharmaceutical Services

Principle Visionary $250,000 to $499,999
Sally Bellet
Employees of Aramark
Friends of Bo
Friends of the American Cancer Society
Mitchell and Hilarie Morgan Family Foundation
PKG Foundation

Leadership Visionary $500,000 to $999,999
Great Guy Group

Noble Visionary $1,000,000+
AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals, LP
Coaches vs. Cancer
Fox Chase Cancer Center
The Kresge Foundation

For more information on how to make a gift to the AstraZeneca Hope Lodge, please contact:
Larry Slagle

Development Officer


Volunteering for the American Cancer Society means you have an opportunity to save lives and fulfill your own. When you volunteer at the AstraZeneca Hope Lodge, you can:

  • Make a meaningful difference in your community
  • Help 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

  • Special projects (contact Lodge for a brochure of available projects)
  • Front desk and receptionist assistance
  • Planning a patient/guest activity
  • Prepare dinner for patients/guests  – Pasta Night, Bar-B-Que, Soup Night, etc.
  • Assisting in maintenance of building: cleaning of kitchen, common areas, etc.

Group Opportunities

  • Prepare dinner for patients/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

For more information on how to volunteer with AstraZeneca Hope Lodge, please contact Byron Barksdale at

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.