The mission of the Dawn of Hope Foundation is to educate individuals and organizations about the existence, needs, and purpose of the Dawn of Hope, Inc. and to generate and manage resources, which will enhance the quality and scope of services provided to adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities in Northeast Tennessee.
Established in 1978 for the exclusive benefit of the Dawn of Hope, Inc. to solicit, collect, receive, accumulate, administer, and disburse funds and property on its behalf. The purpose of the Foundation is exclusively charitable. A Board of Trustees, members of which serve three-year terms of office, governs the Foundation.
The Board of Trustees of the Dawn of Hope Foundation is responsible for developing and implementing a comprehensive fund development plan, management and disbursement of the Foundation’s resources. Current fundraising includes:
Dawn of Hope Golf Classic – held in April
Dawn of Hope Spooktacular & $10,000 Reverse Raffle – held in October
Annual Fund Drive
Walkway of Hope – year round
For more information on Dawn of Hope’s Foundation
email Lisa Pawley Director of Public Relations & Development
or call (423) 722-1689