Behind the Ogden hosts benefit concert for LHS

Behind the Ogden Turns FIVE on August 20th, 2014! Happy Birthday to Behind The Ogden. In celebration, they are hosting a benefit concert for Love Hope Strength. So Why LHS? A note from the hosts…. As many of you know,  both Jeff and I are ardent supporters of  Love Hope Strength. Their mission is to save lives, […]

Washington & Lee Students are "Running Cancer Out Of Tanzania"

Washington & Lee African Society is uniting to support the Love, Hope and Strength wards at the Muhimbili Childrens Cancer Center in Tanzania.   Support the team of students, faculty, and community members from the Shenandoah Valley of Virginia, who are uniting to “Run Cancer Out of Tanzania.” They’re fundraising for the only dedicated children’s […]

The Rickshaw Run

OU Match the Miles (#OUmatchthemiles) is a charity project being conducted by the Ohio University Professional Masters in Sports Admin class of 2014.  Together, the PMSA ’14 class will conduct a two part project to generate awareness as well as fundraising for global cancer awareness, the development of global cancer centers and the growth of […]

Lydia Franklin Rides Route 66 for Love Hope Strength

On October 5th 2013, LHS Support and volunteer Lydia Franklin will be cycling Route 66 in the USA in support of Love Hope Strength. Lydia has undertaken challenges in the name of LHS before, but this is the biggest yet, with a great concert to celebrate at the end…with some special guests! Lydia will start […]

Hiking Ben Nevis in Honor of My Brother Stevie

MY LHS STORY – MICKEY COLLINS Being born into a large family, music was always going to play a pivotal role in my upbringing through exposure to my sisters Elvis Pressley records and my brothers incessant cassettes of Slade or the vinyl LP covers of Top of the Pop’s compilations. My own tastes developed through […]

Nurses & Caregivers go "ON TOUR" to Tanzania

Nothing could be worse than hearing the words “your child has cancer.”  Unless you are hearing those words in a country with very little resources or access to the latest treatments in cancer care. In 2009, Love Hope Strength hosted Kilimanjaro Rocks and supported the construction of the first dedicated children’s cancer center in Tanzania. […]

Denver Cruiser Rocks 9 Rides For Love, Hope, Strength

BY MATT PICKETT – OCTOBER 2, 2011 POSTED IN: GENERAL, HEALTHY LIVING Last Saturday marked the ninth time that the Cruiser Rocks orginization and the Love, Hope, Strength Foundation have teamed up to raise money for cancer awareness, not just here in Denver, but globally. Cruiser Rocks is a bicycle ride through the very popular […]



Artists & Festivals

New Politics

Ben Nichols-Lucero

Cory Branan

David Sedaris

With his sharp wit and sarcastic approach to getting people on the list, David Sedaris has helped add hundreds to the registry at his shows.

Glen Phillips-Toad the Wet Sprocket

Gregory Alan Isakov

Jay Bentley- Bad Religion

Joe Trohman-Fall Out Boy

Ken Casey-Dropkick Murphys

MC Yogi

Mike McColgan-Street Dogs

Vinnie Stigma-Agnostic Front


Young the Giant

Donavon Frankenreiter

Donavon has been one of our biggest supporters for several years, hosting fundraisers and encouraging his fans to Get on the List!  With an amazing 14 matches-and counting!-Donavon continues to make a difference in the lives of those in need of a lifesaving match.

Shakey Graves

Shakey Graves puts his money--or his swabs--where his mouth is, signing up to save a life at one of the first shows we did on his tour.

Recently finding his first match, we look forward to a successful future with Shakey for years to come!

Michael Franti

Known for his benevolence, Michael Franti has been an amazing supporter of our mission of saving lives, one concert at a time. From his appearance on Rock Boat, The Soulshine Tour, and solo tours, Michael is always sure to give LHS some love from the stage and take time out to meet our survivors.



The Misfits are a punk rock band with big hearts! We've joined them on two tours already and with their help, have signed up hundreds of potential donors, finding an amazing FIVE matches to date.

Pleasantville Music Festival

Saturday, July 11 Parkway Field in Pleasantville is gonna be rocking. Thousands of friends, families and lovers of live, world-class rock, setting out their chairs, blankets and tents, going up to the stage and dancing.

Food and drink, a beer & wine garden for the adults, fun activities to keep the kids happy, and a composting and recycling program to keep the Earth happy. Plus stuff...

Andrew McMahon

Andrew McMahon is not only a talented musician, but he is also one of the most inspirational cancer survivors today.

In 2005, Andrew was diagnosed with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia (ALL) and received a lifesaving bone marrow transplant from his sister Kate. Front man for Something Corporate, Jack's Mannequin, and Andrew McMahon in the Wilderness, this charismatic vocalist and piano playe...

Frank Turner

Love Hope Strength has been honored to work with Frank Turner at recent shows in the Colorado area resulting in 2 potentially life-saving matches already. That partnership is now expanding nationwide as the Love Hope Strength Foundation hits the road throughout the 2013 US Tour in an effort to find more matches for patients in need of marro...

Neil Young

Love Hope Strength founder Mike Peters has had the pleasure of performing with Neil Young, and now life saving matches have been found at shows by Neil Young.

From the magnificence of the Red Rocks, more individuals are given the a chance of life.

Rock and Roll really does save lives!

Robert Plant

Throughout recent tours in the United States and United Kingdom, fans of Robert Plant and the Sensational Space Shifters got ON THE LIST to be marrow donors as they entered his shows. Love Hope Strength was on hand looking for life-saving matches for patients in need of transplants to cure such diseases as Leukemia, Lymphoma and other blood cance...

Isle of Wight Festival

The Love Hope Strength Booth is now a regular feature at one the the premier music festivals in the UK, the Isle of Wight Festival. The roots of the festival date back to 1968, and it has a global reputation for attracting the worlds best acts. Each year around 60,000 people cross over the the island, and this year our team of volunteers signed almost 500 people to the bone marrow registry over...

Mumford and Sons

We have been pleased to have the Love Hope Strength booth at a number of Mumford and Sons shows, including a number of shows at the iconic Red Rocks amphitheatre.

To date we have found 7 potential life saving matches at Mumford and Sons shows.

Jennifer Lopez & Enrique Iglesias

Posted by Enrique Iglesias before his tour with J-Lo.

Hey guys, Just wanted to let everyone know that Love Hope Strength foundation has been kind enough to set up booths at all of our Enrique and J-Lo shows this summer. Please be sure to at least come by to check out! You could help save the lives of these children! So if you are attending the shows, please stop by the Love Hope Strength...

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