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A philanthropic, charitable giving organization developed by widowed women that strives to offset the financial challenges of and build Community among widowed women worldwide.

Widows Helping Widows


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 is a national support system for, and developed by, widowed women. Through our private online support, grief awareness initiatives, resources, programs and financial support, we serve to offer caring advocacy and connection through the entire grieving process.

Annual Restoring Hope and Peace Grant

Financial annual grants awarded to widowed women to offset financial challenges as she navigates her healing journey. Yearly application process to apply and Awardees selected.




Years of Helping Widows


million widows in the US


million widows worldwide


Hope Sister Connect

Widow Empowerment peer to peer online support group where we also host private Hope Connect Facebook lives to navigate the challenges of widowhood. We can be found on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, YouTube and LinkedIn.


Health and Wellness

Join Hope for Widows Foundation Health and Wellness Advisory Board Members as they share helpful information and lead programs. They provide resources to learn about nutrition, recipes, fitness, and lifestyle. Along with uplifting and encouraging messages to validate emotions and bring hope while on the grief journey.


Community Bloggers- Ranked # 1 blog in 2019 and 2020

Widow contributors share their time, energy, and talent even when fighting their own grief battles. A huge source of encouragement, mentorship and just beacons of advice for our Community. Submissions are weekly, bi-weekly, monthly and quarterly.  Find blog here.

Widows of Hope Virtual 5k  Run/ Walk

Annual initiative to get everyone active while bringing attention to the more than 245 million women around the world who are widowed and the challenges of losing a spouse, and most importantly honoring a loved one. Proceeds will benefit Hope for Widows Foundation, a 501c3 non-profit organization and will be applied towards the annual Restoring Hope and Peace Grants.

How to Get Involved