Give the gift of


Provide the gift of joy and hope to hospitalized children in your community.

Our Team and Leaders

Emi Burke - Founder & CEO

Wendy Webster - Executive Director

Brie Dunn

Events Coordinator

Carissa Gonsalves

Graphic Designer

Joy Jankowiak

Director of Development

Sarah Rath

Hospital Liaison

Wendy Rod

Events Coordinator

Krisi Soderstrom

Administrative Support

Suzanne Sullivan

Events Coordinator

Our Board of Directors

Joy Howard, Chair

UPS, retired

Emi Burke, President

Happy Hope Foundation

Carolyn Dias, Treasurer

LMA Associates

Charles Stromeyer, Secretary


Sumia Hussain


Kelley Medeiros

Ipsen Pharmaceuticals

Brenda Nagle

Merrill Lynch

Stuart Paap

Wells Fargo

Andrea Piccarelli


Peter Traianou

Agnovos Healthcare


Hope Factory events per month


Children have received Hope bags

1 Million

Goal to help 1 million children by 2021