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LHS Adds 3 New Board Members!

We’re honored to have passionate Board members providing great leadership in the strategy and direction of our organization. As the organization grows we recently added three new members to the team who have dynamic skill sets and expertise in the areas of human resources, legal counsel, finance, and fundraising. Welcome to the LHS family, Mona, Ron […]

LHS Team News

It’s been a time of positive transition here at Love Hope Strength recently… First off, we bid a bittersweet THANK YOU! to our great VP of Programs, Katie Poppert, as she joins our friends at Andrew McMahon’s Dear Jack Foundation. In her new role she will serve as Director of Programs and Patient Outreach, but […]

World Cancer Day 2016: millions to take action against the world’s most deadly disease

Thursday 4 February 2016 – World Cancer Day: Geneva, Switzerland – Cancer will kill more than eight million people worldwide this year, which is equivalent to the entire population of New York. Half of these will be people of working age (30-69 years old). It has been estimated that the cost implications on world economies […]

Mike P’s Big C – BBC Radio

Mike P’s Big C on BBC Radio Wales…Online Worldwide.. ‘Mike P’s Big C’ is a brand new two part radio documentary from BBC Wales and part one is broadcasting live and on the BBC iPlayer. Click to listen to the broadcast right now here: The documentary was created for BBC Radio Wales by acclaimed […]

2015 Was An Amazing Year – Thank You!

Greetings from Denver, everyone! On behalf of the entire team and our Board we wanted to give you a top down recap of the amazing year that was here at LHS. We hope you’re as proud of all we’ve accomplished because, to put it very simply, we can’t do this without you! Thank you so […]

Sending Cells Overseas

I was honored to have come up as a Bone Marrow Match and it has been quite a journey.  Recently, I had a very special day in my life and a day that I will never forget.  It is amazing to think that a “little cheek swab” a couple of years ago, while I was […]

Video: LHS in Action – Donor Meet Up at ACL!

One of the best outcomes of our mission is when a donor and their recipient get to meet up. Many thanks to Austin’s KVUE TV for being there to tell the story and help promote the mission of LHS to save lives, one life at time! Check it out HERE, or click the image below… […]

Photos from Red Rocks ROCKS!

It was an incredible day at the Red Rocks Amphitheatre hiking to save lives, then a celebration of life later that night at the Hard Rock Cafe in Denver! All photos copyright Andy Labrow

Photos from Rock the Skyline / Rahway Rocks!

Check out some amazing photos from our inaugural events along the Jersey Shore and later that night in Rahway! All photos copyright Andy Labrow

LHS and Music for Relief Partner to Help Nepal

NEPAL EARTHQUAKE RELIEF & RECOVERY – September 2015 update From our friends at Music for Relief: With the help of artist partners, music fans, and fellow non-profit organization, Love hope Strength, Music for Relief responded to the devastating earthquakes in Nepal in April and May of this year and continues to provide assistance in the longer […]



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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