Because Hope Matters Radio

Because Hope Matters Radio

Because Hope Matters Radio

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Because Hope Matters Talk Radio provides a network of hope and support for families journeying through cancer, Alzheimer's, deployment and more. Co-hosts Maryann Makekau and Rob Harris bring listeners dynamic interviews, heart-felt conversations, and a wealth of information every Monday evening at 7PM EST. From Pulitzer Prize winning journalists and passionate entrepreneurs to leading researchers and medical experts, this radio show is sparking a loyal following of hopeful listeners worldwide! Visit your co-hosts after the show on their websites, YouTube, Twitter, Facebook and Pinterest by clicking the Show Extras button at the bottom of this page.

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Jeremy Hilton was named the 2012 Armed Forces Insurance Military Spouse of the Year -- the first man to ever receive this honor. After graduating from the Air Force Academy, he served in the United States Navy for more than eight... more
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Margo Rey's music has captured audiences worldwide with unforgettable melodies and connection to life's greatest struggles. Her biggest hit, "Let the Rain" — co-written with the legendary John Oates — remained on the charts for... more

Lori La Bey was named the "#1 Influencer Online for Alzheimer's" in 2012 by Dr Oz. In 2013, she was appointed an International Ambassador for the Purple Angel Project, the new symbol for dementia. Her training programs are designed for... more

According to the National Cancer Institute, "getting a high-quality screening mammogram and having a clinical breast exam on a regular basis are the most effective ways to detect breast cancer early." Yet, for thousands of women... more

Imagine a place by the sea where the entire family takes parts in a free week-long vacation during the journey through breast cancer. Little Pink Houses of Hope provides just that -- a retreat that is designed to help families relax, reconnect... more

Kenzie Hall is a military brat who's working to identify what military kids need for the long-haul. At just 11 years-of-age she created "Brat Pack 11," while her father was deployed to Afghanistan. Her foundation's mission is to recognize "the... more

Named one of five chosen charities, Project Sanctuary was recognized for "The People's Choice Winner" of the Joining Forces Community Challenge by First Lady Michelle Obama and Dr. Jill Biden. Their extraordinary effort to improve... more

Our guest on Monday, February 10, 2014 is David Fuehrer. Dave is a two-time testicular cancer survivor and President of CureLauncher, a company he cofounded. Prior to doing so, Dave spent 10 years developing new products... more

Atlanta-based musician Vince Zangaro is a man on a mission. After years of working in the corporate world, Zangaro's passion for creating meaningful music was reignited inside an unexpected journey. When he left his job to assume the... more

We are pleased to have Kathy LaTour with CURE Magazine back with us for her quarterly feature here on Because Hope Matters Radio. Kathy's latest article in CURE discussed the chemo fog -- dubbed "chemobrain." Until recently, the... more
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