Hank’s Hope Inc. is a nonprofit organization founded in 2013 and incorporated in 2015. It’s mission is to provide support and resources for women and families who have been affected by pregnancy loss or infant loss. Hank’s Hope is an all-volunteer organization that serves the greater Delaware area through hospitals and directly with families. Visit HanksHope.org for more information.
Anne was selected as one of 13 cast members to take part in the 2015 production Listen To Your Mother! in Baltimore, MD. “The mission of each Listen To Your Mother! production is to take the audience on a well-crafted journey that celebrates and validates mothering through giving voice to motherhood–in all of its complexity, diversity, and humor–in the form of original readings performed live on-stage by their authors.” To see a video of Anne’s reading, click here.
Anne has been selected by the Delaware Business Times as a 40 Under 40 for 2016 for her achievements in both her career and non-profit work. This is the third class of 40 under 40, young professionals who are making a difference in their workplaces and the community.
Anne started working with Pregnancy After Loss Support (PALS) in 2014 after the birth of her daughter. She has held many roles within the organization including Development Director and board member. She has written many essays, managed social media, and helped the organization reach 501(c)3 status. PALS strives to support women pregnant after a loss and encourage them to choose hope over fear while nurturing grief during a subsequent pregnancy.