Mission Statement

We recognize the diagnosis and treatment of cancer have a tremendous physical and emotional impact on the patient and family.

Wings of Hope Cancer Support Center assists those with cancer at all stages of their illness and helps families and friends cope with cancer in their lives. Our goal is to provide emotional support and guidance for people with cancer, family members and health professionals.

Who We Serve

Wings of Hope Cancer Support Center provides services to cancer patients, survivors, and caregivers in southwest Iowa and the Omaha metro area.

Women Helping Women Breast Cancer Awareness & Recognition Celebration 2016

Thursday, Oct 20, 2016 6:30-8:30 PM. St Peter's Social Hall, 1 Bluffs Street, Council Bluffs. Join us for Soup, Salad, & Dessert, Friendship & support, and a special recognition of our survivors.
Ann Jones AOCN, will be speaking on the topic of
"Tend & Be-Friend" A Self Care Gift
Please call Wings of Hope at 712-325-8970 to confirm your registration.
Special thanks to our sponsors:
St. Peter's & St. Patrick's Altar Societies.

Gratitude Graffiti Project

Wings of Hope is proud to sponsor the Gratitude Graffiti Project for 2016. This is a 25-day purposeful appreciation of one's life through public, interactive art in our community. The Gratitude Graffiti project is based on a simple concept, supported by positive psychology research and literature, that one of the most important steps to wellness and happiness is to assume a daily practice of gratitude. Join us in Council Bluffs for the Gratitude Graffiti Project Nov1-24, 2016. Go Be Grateful!!

Wings of Hope Gratitude Stop

Here is your chance to shout out your gratitude. Gratitude for whatever touches you, or what you feel the most grateful for. It could be health, finances, family, pets, the list goes on forever. It may be living in Council Bluffs! Stop by one the Gratitude Stops in Council Bluffs and Shout your Gratitude!!
Wings of Hope will update our website with new Gratitude Stops daily.

Gratitude Stops

  • Wings of Hope Cancer Support Center

  • Council Bluffs City Hall

  • CHI Mercy Hospital

  • Methodist Jennie Edmundson

  • The Center

  • Christ Community Church

  • Both Council Bluffs Savings Bank Locations

Wings of Hope Annual Dinner- Uncle Buck's Grill @ Bass Pro Oct 3, 2016

We had 32 people join us for our Annual Dinner at Uncle Buck's @ Bass Pro on Oct 3rd, 2016. We had a fun evening with great food and wonderful speakers. Thanks to Dr. Warner & Dr. Parker-Brueggemann for taking time to speak to us about " Forming a Relationship with your Oncologist. Thanks to Uncle Buck's for great food and service.

Board of Directors
Board of Directors
Dr. Parker-Brueggemann & Dr. Warner & Donna Hubbell
Dr. Parker-Brueggemann & Dr. Warner & Donna Hubbell


We had approx. 60 people join us for our Journey of Hope Walk on September 17, 2016. We walked in memory of Richard Martinez a friend of Wings of Hope who lost his battle with prostate cancer in 2015. Our walkers were able to put the name of their loved one on the back of their t-shirts. What a beautiful morning it was. Thanks to our volunteers and the Martinez family for all the support given. Please enjoy the pictures of the walk below.

Our volunteers are wonderful
Our volunteers are wonderful
More volunteers
More volunteers
Before the walk
Before the walk
After the walk
After the walk
Our supporters come in all shapes and sizes
Our supporters come in all shapes and sizes
Proud to be a part of our walk
Proud to be a part of our walk

Our 2016 Journey of Hope Walk Sponsors:

  • Presenting Sponsors:
    Hematology & Oncology Consultants
    Dr.s Higginbotham & Ronk DDS
    Union Pharmacy

  • Leadership Sponsors:
    Council Bluffs Savings Bank
    Watson & Ryan PLC

  • Supporting Sponsors:
    Cutler O'Neil Funeral Home
    Deaf Audio
    Dick's Sporting Goods
    Endless Trail Bike Shop
    Grease Monkey
    Hilderbrand Construction
    Maher Funeral Home
    Ord & Ross Drug
    True Wheel Bicycle Co

Special thanks to IDEAL Pure Water & Pettit's Pastry for the refreshing water and yummy pastries.

Wings of Hope 22nd Annual "Glow Ball" Golf Tournament

Our golf tournament was held on July 8, 2016 at Westwood Golf Course. It was a great success and a lot of fun. Good friends, and good food always make for a wonderful evening. We would like to thank our sponsors and volunteers for their help and support of Wings of Hope.

Corporate Sponsor: Methodist Jennie Edmundson Hospital

    • Allstate Insurance - Steve Cates

    • AXA Advisors- Dan McGrain

    • Bunge

    • CHI Mercy Hospital- 3MS & 4 MS

    • Children's Dentistry of Council Bluffs

    • Council Bluffs Savings Bank

    • Delasco

    • Dickinson & Clark, CPA's

    • Grease Monkey

    • Heartland Properties- Randy Carroll

    • Mary Jo Higginbotham

    • Higginbotham & Ronk , DDS

    • Mike & Marie Knedler

    • McDermott & Miller, P.C.

    • Methodist Jennie Edmundson Hospital

    • Midstates Bank

    • Midwest Insurance

    • Mobilis

    • Charlie & Melissa Narmi

    • Plastic Surgical Center- Dr. Steven Black

    • Schroer & Associates P.C.

    • Silverstone Group

    • Union Pharmacy

    • Veridian Credit Union

    Prize Sponsors:

    • Dodge Riverside Golf Course Pro Shop

    • Doll Distributing

    • Golf USA

    • Scheel's

    • Walmart


    • Pat & Ron Andersen

    • Francis Clark

    • Patti & Brad Higginbotham

    • Michelle Kaufman

    • Bob Krivanek

    • Annmarie Marsh

    • Sue Mathews

    • Marianne Hilderbrand

    Ready for action

    Veridian Credit Union Gives Back

    Thanks to Veridian Credit Union. Through their Veridian Gives Back program, and our suppporters votes. Wings of Hope will receive a check for $1000.00 from Veridian Credit Union. Thanks to Veridian and all of you who voted for us.

    A Day of Pampering!!

    What a fun day! 41 women came to relax and renew at our annual Spa Day. Facials, Chair Massages, Healing Touch, Music Meditation, and Hand Manicures rounded out a full day of fun and pampering. Thanks to all the people who helped put this together and all our wonderful volunteers. Special thanks to Dallas Johnson Greenhouse for the beautiful flowers as a gift for our ladies. and Vicki Cipolla for great door prizes.

    Thank you Dallas Johnson
    Getting Spoiled!

    How You Can Help Wings of Hope

    Wings of Hope relies on the generosity of many organizations and individuals for funding for its many programs. Click on the link below to make an online donation!

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