It’s time for the 2021 H.O.P.E. Campaign!

A message from our family and partners at the H.O.P.E. Campaign - 

2021 H.O.P.E. Campaign T-shirtHello all! I pray this message finds each of you doing well. I can’t believe it’s been 10 years this March since we’ve lost Dad, and 10 years that our amazing community has pulled together to help us with this cause. We are truly humbled and blessed, and we cannot thank you enough. We’re excited to announce this year’s fish fry has been scheduled for Friday, April 23 at the Bloomfield City Park. Click here to view our flyer and Click here for the t-shirt order form. Fish fry tickets and t-shirts are also available for purchase online: 

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Thank you so much for your support!  Lora, Kyle and families

~ In memory of our parents, Larry & Kathy, and our sister, Sara, as well as for all who’ve battled cancer themselves or have fought alongside a family member or friend.

This is our small way of giving back!  We celebrate H.O.P.E. ~ Healing, Optimism, Prayer and Example.

Since March of 2011, our charity has raised over $123,000 for area cancer warriors and individuals faced with life-threatening illness.

The H.O.P.E. Campaign is a division of 18 FORE Life, a 501(c)(3) charity, with a shared mission of benefiting area cancer warriors and individuals faced with life-threatening illness.

To date, 18 FORE Life has sent out nearly $3 Million in love offerings to families all over Southeast Missouri and beyond. The generous donations and support to the charity have truly made a difference. But, there’s “more work to do!”

You may e-mail us with questions at [email protected] or find us on fb @

The Ben Kruse 18 FORE Life Foundation is a 501(c)(3) Public Charity and your donation is tax-deductible.


Scott Kruse