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Music, Art & Healing

Passage International is hosting a Benefit Concert: In memory of Vidhea Shrestha. All proceeds from the concert will go to underprivileged children fighting cancer. Featuring: Guru Dev Kamat | Viplob Pratik | 1974 AD | Dinesh & the Sound Minds | Abhaya & the Steam Injuns | Kutumba | UrJazz | Jcs Trio with Merethe […]

Fight Back – Sara Diana Williams

Sara Williams is an extraordinary woman with breast cancer who has taken great inspiration from Mike Peters and is now an inspiration all of her own making. She has just run a 10k and raised £700 for LHS! We asked Sara to re-cap the event in her own words, so here goes… “ I have […]

Everest Rocks on Palladia

EVEREST ROCKS will be airing on May 10, 2011 at 9:00AM. Please check your local listings for exact times in your area. – The Love Hope Strength Foundation presents Everest Rocks cancer survivors, James Chippendale and Mike Peters, of the Welsh Rock Band the Alarm. Joining them are legendary rockers from: the Fixx, the Alarm, […]

LHS is Rockin the Stockin!

You can help Love Hope Strength decorate for the Holidays with a purpose. Stop by any participating establishment and for just a small donation of $5 you will receive a 6’’ stocking that you can write your name or the name of a loved one on that can be hung to decorate your home, office, […]

Squeeze Tour – Love Hope Strength UK

LHSF UK working in partnership with the Anthony Nolan Trust are hosting GET ON THE LIST bone marrow drives throughout the current Squeeze Tour. For more information about the shows and to purchase tickets click on the venue links below. 6 December – Southampton Guildhall 7 December – Brighton Dome 9 December – London Indigo2 […]

Donavon Frankenreiter – Basking In The Glow

Donavon Frankenreiter is celebrating not only the release of his new album Glow, but his new record label, Liquid Tambourine, as well. Having just finished one phone interview, Frankenreiter graciously granted Glideanother one from his home in Kauai while driving in his truck, getting ready to do some yard work. You just got back from Japan a […]

The Most Interesting Show in the World

What do Hungarian illusionists, burlesque dancers, the Granada Theater and the always entertaining, sometimes bleeding Andrew W.K. all have in common? One hell of a party, that’s what. Dos Equis and the Love Hope Strength Foundation will be host to a plethora of antics set to reign down on our beloved Granada Theater this Saturday, […]

Robin Wilson of Gin Blossoms on LA Ink

October 6, 2010. Robin’s Love Hope Strength inspired tattoo will be unveiled on TLC’s “LA Ink”. Last year Robin hiked Mt Kilimanjaro with Love Hope Strength to help raise funds for Tanzania’s first childrens cancer center. The emotional journey is one that has now left its permanent mark on Robin in more ways than one! […]

A letter from Donavon Frankenreiter

“A few days before the Love Hope Strength trip to Mt. Fuji* was supposed to begin, I got a call from Shannon Foley, the director of the foundation, inviting me to join. I thought it would be an amazing opportunity to give back to an incredible organization, but had no clue it would be as […]

'80s rockers climb Mt. Fuji to fight cancer

Musicians lending their time to charity has long been a staple of the rock pantheon. Since 1971’s Concert for Bangladesh, artists have continually given a hand when called upon. But it’s rare for rockers to get down and dirty in support of a cause the way Mike Peters of The Alarm has been doing the […]



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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