Delivering Hope

2021 Spirit of Christmas





Help us continue in our mission of delivering Basket of Hope gifts to seriously ill children in Louisiana by sponsoring a Basket of Hope for $100, become a monthly sponsor, or donate any amount!  


Baton Rouge Visits:

Coach O, wife surprise patients at OLOL Children’s Hospital

Ed and Kelly Orgeron visit Our Lady of the Lake Children's Hospital, deliver Baskets of Hope

Coach O and his wife surprise more than 50 kids at local children's hospital

New Orleans Visits:


2016 Sean Payton, "Basket of Hope" bring joy to Ochsner

2013 Sean Payton Delivery 

2013 Sean Payton Delivery Article

Thomas Morestead-New Orleans Saints 

NBA Pelicans Players Solomon Hill & Tony Allen along with Pierre the Pelican 



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Letters of Support

"Having been involved with Basket of Hope for 6 years, I have come to realize how important it is to not only offer support for the patients, but for the parents as well.  It's easy to be a big fan of Basket of Hope."  Sean Payton, Payton's Play it Forward Foundation

"Basket of Hope has brought much joy, love, and hope to our patients and their caregivers throughout the years. The baskets are intentional, thoughtful and provide tools that enhance the work of our team. We are grateful to have Basket of Hope support our community and the children and families entrusted to our care at Our Lady of the Lake Children’s Hospital." Shaun M Kemmerly MD FAAP | Chief Medical Officer, Our Lady of the Lake Children’s Hospital

February 2020 Delivery with LSU National Collegiate Champions at Our Lady of the Lake Children's Hospital

Fiesta Bowl -- Phoenix, AZ 2019

Basket of Hope partnered with LSU Football Coach Ed Orgeron and wife, Kelly Orgeron to deliver Basket of Hope gifts to over 250 patients at Phoenix Children's Hospital before the Fiesta Bowl!  Baskets were assembled at the Scottsdale Fairmount Princess by LSU staff and families.  The gifts were transported to the hospital with the help of Two Men and a Truck of Scottsdale, AZ.  Special thanks to Two Men and a Truck, FedEx, as well as National Sponsors: Hasbro Gaming, JBloom Designs, S&K Printing, Mojo Active Inc., NAEIR, and Feed the Children.  See a glimpse of the assembly and delivery below!



In the News:

LSU Tigers Visit Children’s Hospital Before Fiesta Bowl

Letters of Support


"I was so excited to open it and once I did, it made me feel like I couldn't even feel all that pain." - Maddie Guililand, Age 8