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Huntington's Hope Blog

by Sharon St. Mary

We want to keep you up-to-date on the happenings at the Good Samaritan Society-Specialty Care Community. In upcoming blog posts, you'll hear the latest from our team and others who make Huntington's Hope possible—the physicians, researchers, and Good Samaritans like you. You'll also share in the daily trials and triumphs of people with Huntington's disease and their families.

It’s no secret that the cost of higher education is skyrocketing. The Huntington’s Hope scholarship fund is helping to make post-secondary education more affordable for children who have a parent with Huntington’s disease. Last week, President Obama introduced a new government rating system for colleges that addresses the cost of higher education. The goal is to judge schools on their affordability, according to the Associated Press (AP). The AP... (more...)
Do you enjoy specialty coffee drinks? So do I. But today, I’m asking you to take the money you would normally spend on coffee and donate it to the Huntington’s Hope Scholarship Fund. It will help defray the cost of education for children of a parent with Huntington’s disease. Huntington’s disease takes a huge financial toll on families, often at the time when children are ready to go to college. Huntington’s Hope Scholarship Fund was designed to... (more...)
Where would you be today without your education? Many of us simply transitioned from high school to college without thinking much about it. For children with a parent who has Huntington’s disease, however, the idea of continuing education after high school may be a distant dream. The cost of caring for someone with Huntington’s disease often precludes post-secondary education options, despite recent news that "Obama Signs Student Loan Interest Rate... (more...)
Do you ever think about the legacy you will leave? Do you ever wonder how to make a difference in this world? You can make a difference in the life of a child whose parent has Huntington’s disease by donating to the Huntington’s Hope scholarship fund. This fund will make it possible for the child to further his or her post-secondary education – often impossible because of the financial hardship caused by the cost of caring for someone with... (more...)


DONOVAN – GAZING WITH T... April 22, 2016 | 0 comments

“I am so delighted with this new tribute album that Rock the Cause Records has released, assisted by Kara Wright of Peer Music, Los Angeles. The title of the tribute album, Gazing with tranquility is a line from my song, The Hurdy Gurdy Man. The line describes the deep stillness one... Read more

BRETT DENNEN – COLOURS April 22, 2016 | 0 comments

Spring is finally in the air. We can think of no better way to welcome it than sharing with you Brett Dennen's youthful cover of Donovan's Colours. Brett offers up a modern folk version of this timeless classic. With sparse guitars and vocals reminiscent of Neil Young, you can almost... Read more

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