Frequently Asked Questions

Q: What is a Pack Party? 

A: Each month, Radiant Hope sends out care packages to cancer patients and caregivers, bringing support and encouragement during difficult times.  Volunteers partner with Radiant Hope to host a party to assemble and pack these care packages. It’s a fun way to gather with friends and family that provides hope to those in need!

 

A pack party can consist of 24 boxes, 12 boxes, or filling water bottles that are sent to hospital partners. 

 

Q: Who do I invite to a Pack Party? 

A:   Gather anyone you know who would love to support Radiant Hope! You are the host, it’s your party!  These are a few examples of groups we’ve had partner with us:

  • Friends and families

  • Sports teams

  • Church groups

  • Civic organizations

  • Businesses seeking service opportunities  

  • Any other group that would want to get together and pack boxes! 

 

Q: What are the responsibilities for a Pack Party Host? 

A: Pack Party Hosts do the following:

  • Connect with Radiant Hope to schedule the party.

  • Invite friends and family to participate.

  • Send the list of what your guests need to bring. 

  • Organize gathering/purchasing package materials.  A Time to Sign Up will be provided by Radiant Hope to help you and your guests purchase what will go into the boxes or your water bottles. 

  • Host the party!  Have fun!  Every party looks a little different, and as a host, you can make yours special in its own way!

 

Q: Where do the package items come from? 

A: Pack Party participants and Radiant Hope collaborate together to provide items for the packages.

Radiant Hope provides:

  • Packing Box

  • Water Bottle

  • 50 Days of Hope Devotional

  • Verse cards

Pack Party Participants provide:

  • Items listed on the time to sign up. Lotion, chapstick, hand sanitizer, loofa, mints and gum, etc

  • Shipping costs if you are doing a box packing event. 

 

After you sign up to host a Pack Party, someone from Radiant Hope will reach out and schedule a time for you to pick up the provided items.