Gateway to Hope isn’t about breast cancer. WE’RE ABOUT PEOPLE.
About those affected–the patients and their caregivers, children, loved ones, and communities.
We’re about early prevention and free education, about healing families and communities, about equitable, life-saving treatments, and about compassionate breast health care.
We provide critical support to reduce financial and emotional burdens, empowering individuals to focus on their health; to inspire, survive and thrive.
Gateway to Hope is about helping create better lives throughout our region.
of Gateway to Hope recipients maintain health coverage
of Gateway to Hope recipients follow their treatment plan
of Gateway to Hope recipients are less likely to skip treatments
84% of patients report less stress due to Gateway to Hope.
Meet Our Team
Katie Manga, MS
Ashley C. Holmes, MSW
Chief Strategy Officer
Heather Burns, MSW, LCSW, CCTP
Senior Director of Programs & Clinical Engagement
Ania L. Colvin, MBA
Director of Development & Communications
Jason Seward, MA
Director of Grants & Contracts
Joann Lee, MPH
Research & Learning Manager
Kelli Eckelkamp, CHW, RMA, CAC
Screening Navigation Manager
Faith Ferrell, MA
Samanda Rossi, MSW
Stage 4 Patient Navigator
Database & Portfolio Manager
Development & Communications Coordinator
They asked “Why Not”
The birth of a support network
Gateway to Hope began as a small team of volunteers working to provide donated healthcare and services to women in need. Those volunteer nurses became staff, and our model has evolved to meet the needs of women today.
YOUR DOLLARS HAVE AN IMPACT EVERY DAY.
We exceed industry standard for financial responsibility.
TAKING OUR MISSION INTO THE NEXT DECADE.
We have launched a long-range plan and initiatives that will guide our work through 2030.