501c3 Non Profit Foundation
Widows Helping Widows. Healing Happens.

Hope For Widows Foundation

A Supportive Community That Cares.

Your journey is unique; your loss so very personal. Hope for Widows Foundation is here to be a supportive community that you can grow with.

Hope for Widows Foundation a 501c3 Nonprofit Organization is a national support system for, and developed by, widowed women. We are a connection that offers community support and resources, and we hope you will stand and grow with us.

You may be wondering what it means to join Hope for Widows Foundation. Your membership is free and joining provides you with:

Access to the private backend of our secure site which offers many additional resources and access points to our community members and fellow widows.

Access to the private Facebook Group

The Hope for Widows Foundation newsletter

Through our community support, private Facebook Group,  resource section, initiatives, consistent giveaways, online and in-person meet-ups and conferences we serve to offer caring support and connection through the entire grieving process.

Join Hope For Widows

Blogging Community

Resources for Widows

Events & Initiatives

Guided Self-Care App

Widows Comfort Basket

Meet The Mighty


Hope for Widows Foundation offers a newsletter, Private Facebook Group, and the ability to find other widows near you (once you have requested to join). We plan monthly initiatives, giveaways, and in-person meet-ups and events.  We hope you join and get involved. 

Women Helping Women

Events & Initiatives

Widow Wednesday 

Join Khadija, Hope For Widows Director live on the Hope For Widows Facebook group  on selected Wednesday’s.

Self Care Saturday

Join Maureen, Hope for Widows Director live on the Hope For Widows Facebook group on selected Saturday’s.

Hope Sister Sunday’s

Join Chasity, Hope for Widows Director live on private conference call line to connect with other Hope Sisters to talk about widowhood on selected Sunday’s

December Series

Hope Sister Christmas Gift Exchange (in Private Facebook Group)

February Series 

Hope Sister Heart Exchange (in Private Facebook Group)

Latest Blog Posts

  • Never Say Never

    When Jared died, I swore I would never date again. Never love again. Never let someone else parent my child.  Well, how things have changed. 26 months after Jared died, he sent me an incredible man. A man who loves
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  • Breadcrumbs

    I am only in the beginning of my second year being a widow. The first year is all about the mountain of “firsts” that one has to get through, the obvious ones: first Christmas, Thanksgiving, every other holiday, birthdays, anniversaries.
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  • Breathe Again…..

    I became a widow almost nineteen years ago. Though I was still walking, talking, and taking care of our children, I discovered that my life merely became a means of surviving each day. Of course, at the age of 33
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  • Loose socks, loose screws

      I dropped a handful of Todd’s socks from his sock drawer on the bed, tears welling in my eyes. I tried not to think about what I was doing or why. My sister in law had asked me weeks
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Years Of Helping Widows


Million Widows in the US


Million Widows Worldwide

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