My Hope Chest Founder Speaker at Power Symposium


Power Symposium Sponsored by Amoena and Juzo

February 23-25 ~Paris Las Vegas

Alisa Savoretti
My Hope Chest Founder, Alisa Savoretti was invited to speak at the Power Symposium sponsored by Amoena, the largest breast form manufacturer and Juzo, since 1912, a leader in compression garments.  The symposium was directed towards continuing education of mastectomy fitters. 

Ms. Savoretti shared the alternative road for a mastectomy patient and educated attendees in the gap in treatment that My Hope Chest fills for those who desire reconstruction.
The event was well attended by exhibitors and mastectomy fitters and many visited My Hope Chest’s booth taking materials to share with their local breast centers, surgeons and in the retail stores sharing options for survivors.

Ruth Connell’s “VClub Pin” to Raise Money for My Hope Chest

VClub Pin Launches!

Supernatural’s “Good Witch” Rowena Takes Her Role as My Hope Chest’s

Angel Ambassador to a Whole New Level in 2017 

Lucky for My Hope Chest, Miss Ruth is continuing her mission for a 2nd year – YAY, touring the country promoting My Hope Chest’s mission during the hit TV show’s conventions.  Ruth, more an Angel than a witch, created the fundraising “VClub” Pin for her superfans to help raise funds for breast cancer survivors seeking reconstructive surgery on My Hope Chest’s wait list.

For just a $10 donation, Ruth will donate 100% of proceeds to her favorite charity- MHC!

VClub Pin

*VClub Pins are distributed at Conferences to those who have donated.



EXTRA RUTH VPin Donation

National Sorority Selects My Hope Chest for C.A.R.E Week


Kappa Phi Gamma Sorority Chooses My Hope Chest for C.A.R.E Week

Exciting news has started our new year off right!  After a nice phone call with the national chapter who found My Hope Chest online, the decision was made to support My Hope Chest during their annual C.A.R.E week campaign!

Every Spring, Kappa Phi Gamma around the nation plans Cancer Awareness: a Real Effort! (C.A.R.E.) Week, a week long series of events dedicated to raising funds for a cancer organization and to bring awareness to the community about the truths of cancer. To date, Kappa Phi Gamma has raised $97,000+ and has donated their services to over 40 different charities. C.A.R.E. 

My Hope Chest couldn’t be more EXCITED and happy about this announcement.  We can’t wait for April when 13 different chapters and colonies nationwide will be sharing MHC’s good word and work in communities across the country!

We, the Sisters of Kappa Phi Gamma Sorority, Inc., shall create a Sisterhood directed towards the advancement of women. Kappa Phi Gamma aims to instill integrity of character and trust as components of personality. The Sorority shall encourage bonding of women in order to strengthen Sisterhood.  Learn more about Kappa Pi Gamma and their philanthropy work here.


Relationships like Kappa Pi Gamma are a VITAL part of how MHC is able to provide surgeries each year. We call them 3rd party events when MHC is chosen as beneficiary which helps us raisemoney in our sleep. If you or someone you know has a business selling products or services   … contact our team to learn how to create a Win-Win fundraising and marketing campaign today!

Get In The Swing Of Things for My Hope Chest!

Charity Swing Dance


Take a step back in time to the elegant Crystal Ballroom at the historic Ft Harrison Hotel that has been restored to its original grandeur. A monthly swing dance fundraiser for charity, November will benefit My Hope Chest!

6:30 Doors open
7:00-7:45 Swing dance lesson by Arleene
7:45-10:00 Dance to swing favorites by the Flag Band.
Snacks and refreshments provided.

$15 admission. Tickets are pre-sold. Call or email Arleene

at 727-564-6847

RSVP required up to two days prior.

Cash or check payable to charity.

Parking: Free street parking after 6.

Complimentary valet. 

Attire: Dressy casual to vintage elegant.

Ft Harrison Hotel
210 South Ft Harrison
Clearwater FL 33756

“People” Magazine Features My Hope Chest Founder


Human Interest:

Former Vegas Showgirl Devotes Her Life to ‘Making Women Whole Again’ After Losing a Breast to Cancer

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People Magazine, the word of the world, recently covered the story of the “Lopsided Showgirl” sharing the life of Alisa Savoretti through her own cancer journey and the beginning of the 14-year old charity My Hope Chest that is still changing lives… one breast at a time.

Read the whole story here…


Congratulations to our fearless and relentless leader Alisa, you are truly and inspiration to us all.

BRA Day Oct 19th at Texas Roadhouse!

Hope Floats on BRA Day at Texas Road House

Breast Reconstruction Awareness Day aka “BRA Day”is the 3rd wed of October and My Hope Chest is Thrilled to have “our Day” come to life!

For the first time in October, the Texas Road House in Bay Pines, Florida is hosting an event in recognition of this significant day, with the focus to provide education and information to survivors in need of reconstruction surgery.






Proceeds from T-shirt Sales along with other items will benefit My Hope Chest.

Headlines for the Hopeful Features Good News and My Hope Chest

Showgirl’s Nonprofit Gifts New Breasts to Women With Cancer

Read the Full Story Online and a HUGE Thanks to Headlines for the Hopeful for taking the dark out of news reporting when there is so much light to share 😉


Fundraise for The Boobies ~ MHC Hope Floats 4th Anniversary Event!

“Hope Floats for My Hope Chest”

~ Making Women Whole Again ~

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When Pink Ribbon month rolls around…

Rally Your “Butterfly Team”

Host a fundraiser and

take ACTION to Transform Lives!

Year 4 of our 3rd Party event campaign and we are already seeing SUCCe$$!

Sign Up your “Butterfly Team” and create a“Hope Floats” event for My Hope Chest, raising funds for breast reconstruction for survivors in need. Together we will restore, transform and complete the cancer journey for thousands of breast survivors seeking closure.

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Support Breast Reconstruction for Survivors

Create a “Hope Floats” team building fundraiser at your office, civic group or with friends… Your event can be ANYTHING you desire:  A office “denim day, a bake sale, Raffle, wine and cheese party or even a golf tournament, That’s the FUN, you CHOOSE!

What to DO?
Whatever you wish!

WHEN to Do IT?
Whenever you WISH!

Wherever you WISH!

So don’t Wait!
Contact us today and get your 3rd Party Event Agreement Form and get started changing lives This FALL!

(727) FUN-0147






“BRA Day”

“Breast Reconstruction Awareness Day” BRA Day was designated

in 2012 by the American Society of Plastic Surgeons to

address the “Education of breast reconstruction options.”

My Hope Chest celebrates this significant day during

“ACTION” month with HOPE for healing and new beginnings!!

Alisa Savoretti, CEO and Founder named as TBBJ Woman of the Year Finalist


Tampa Bay Business Journal Woman of the Year Awards

Alisa Savoretti Honored as Non-Profit Finalist

Friday, September 23rd


For the 4th time, My Hope Chest’s founder and CEO Alisa Savoretti has been nominated and is now a Finalist in the Non-Profit category for the prestigious annual Business Woman of the Year Award put on by the Tampa Bay Business Journal.  Alisa’s dedication to My Hope Chest is going on it’s 14th year of service to the charity’s mission to be the solution for breast cancer survivors awaiting their closure from cancer.

The event will take place on Friday, September 23rd at the historic Renaissance Vinoy Resort.

      My Hope Chest is seeking a sponsor for a table to invite their board and volunteers.

Interested parties should contact (727) 642- 4243 preferably before August 26th.

G.I.S.H.W.E.S.H ~ Bra Challenge Photos are IN!

With Great Excitement we share a few of the Amazing Photos you Posted on Ruth Connell’s Twitter Today!

Thank you one and All for your support of My Hope Chest…. Knowing we have MANY NEW fans and friends and survivor sisters all over the world who understand our mission is MOST unique is truly a blessing! We thank Misha, Gishwhes and Ruthie for making this event possible for My Hope Chest and hope your support will continue..

My Hope Chest knows dozens of organizations globally are working on the cure-but on My Hope Chest in America is working on helping women find closure after mastectomy if they can’t afford this treatment…. Please share and Please take the next step and ACTION to help us change lives and move beyond the grassroots to heal all who desire.


Stay with Us….How to Help

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DONATE HERE (every $1 adds up)

Host a fundraiser of any kind!

Join our Hope Floats Campaign for October here!


Now the FUN….

LOOK, just a few photos here but MANY more on our Facebook page HERE!

Please Tag yourself and Say where you are from so we see how far we reached 😉


Great Job and GOOD LUCK- who’s going to Iceland!?