Congratulations to the Bob & Dolores Hope Foundation on receiving the New-York Historical Society's Medal of Merit for Public Engagement at this year's History Makers Galaread more
On December 18, 2018, the California Orange County Board of Supervisors recognized the Bob & Dolores Hope Foundation for their incredible work and support of our service members and their families through their support of Bob Hope USO. They presented Linda Hope...read more
Bob Hope Band Scholarship 2018 Awarded to Abby Matthews & The Woodland High School Wildcat Marching Band
Bob Hope Band $20,000 Scholarship awarded to Abby Matthews & The Woodland High School Wildcat Marching Band from Cartersville, GA Performing November 22nd in the 92nd Annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade® Abby Matthews, a clarinet player, and the Woodland High...read more
In honor of Veterans Day, Easterseals Southern California published this ad in the Los Angeles Times
Thanks to Bob Hope Legacy support & commitment, Easterseals Southern California is making a positive difference in veterans’ lives. They have now served over 1,000 veterans seeking their employment services! This milestone was passed on November 9th, just in...read more
Visit Ellis Island between May 26, 2018 through September 3, 2018 to view the Bob Hope: An American Treasure exhibit.
The 2,200-square foot traveling exhibition tells the story of Bob Hope, an American comedian, actor and entertainer whose career started in the 1930’s and continued through the 1990’s. The exhibition includes a series of themed exhibit display units that celebrate his comedic contributions, achievements in entertainment, relationships with a number of U.S. Presidents and his other passion – golf.
So Ready for Laughter: The Legacy of Bob Hope —which opened May 25, 2018, and is on display through February 10, 2019 examines Hope’s tireless devotion to America’s armed forces by calling upon artifacts, archival footage, photographs, and interactive displays.read more
The Foundation was proud to support Operation Homefront and bring holiday meals to military families this season.read more
The Bob Hope Legacy is proud to partner with the USO to create the Bob Hope Legacy Reading Program. In the spirit of Bob Hope and his dedication for bringing military families together, the program is largely driven by virtual, on-demand story time offerings that will help the USO extend its reach and connect an estimated 33,000 military families around the globe through reading this year.read more
The Bob Hope USO center at LAX is about to get an upgrade. The new facility will replace the current facility, and nearly double the size of the Bob Hope USO at LAX.read more
Macy’s and the Bob & Dolores Hope Foundation have proudly presented the Bob Hope Band Scholarship Award to Naomi Winders & Thee Northern Sound Marching Band from Colony High School. The scholarship is designed to honor one outstanding band member and their school band program participating in the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade.read more
Bob Hope Legacy Grant to Operation Homefront. Provides Critical Assistance for Greater Los Angeles, New York and Cleveland Military Families. Summer can be an especially hard time for military families as they face expensive utility bills or expensive unexpected home...read more
By – Associated Press – Wednesday, August 3, 2016 NEW ORLEANS (AP) – Bob Hope’s commitment to entertaining U.S. troops will be recognized at the National World War II Museum in New Orleans through a $3 million donation from the comedian’s foundation. Hope’s story...read more
New York, NY - - November 22, 2016 - - Hannah Thornton, a drum major for the popular Prospect High School Marching Knights was named the recipient of the 13th annual Bob Hope Band Scholarship Award. The announcement was made by producers of the 90th Macy’s...read more