About Us 1 in 8 women will BE DIAGNOSED WITH breast cancer IN THEIR LIFETIME.

Source: American Cancer Society

1/3 of all patients will skip an appointment or medication because of cost. At Gateway to Hope we believe no one should have to choose between basic needs and life-giving care. We provide critical support to reduce financial and emotional burdens empowering individuals to focus on their health.

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100%
of Gateway to Hope recipients maintain health coverage
80%
of Gateway to Hope recipients follow their treatment plan
4x
of Gateway to Hope recipients are less likely to skip treatments

84% of patients report less stress due to Gateway to Hope.

Source: Gateway to Hope Annual Survey

Meet Our Team

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Katie Manga
Executive Director

Katie was named Executive Director at Gateway to Hope in January 2018. Prior to joining Gateway to Hope, Katie held leadership and executive positions in the nonprofit sector, in government and in business. A mother of two children, she is passionate about building a world where affordable care is accessible to everyone.

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Monique Levy
Director of Development

Monique joined Gateway to Hope in March 2018 and works as the Director of Development and Operations. Prior to joining Gateway to Hope, she was in-house counsel for both start-ups and established small businesses. She received her Bachelor of Science from the University of Florida, and J.D. from St. Thomas University School of Law.

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Keri Koehler, LMSW
Director of Program
and Evaluation

As a social worker, Keri has provided psychosocial support to hundreds of patients since joining Gateway to Hope in 2015. In her current role as Director of Program and Evaluation, Keri leads the program team in direct patient services, community engagement and evaluation efforts.

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Lauren Williams
Development
Associate

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Wendy Behnke, LBSW, MSW
Patient Navigator

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Heather Burns, LMSW
Patient Navigator & Outreach Coordinator

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Jared Kraus
Operations
Associate

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They asked “Why Not”

The birth of a support network

Gateway to Hope began as a small team of volunteers working to provide donated healthcare and services to women in need. Those volunteer nurses became staff, and our model has evolved to meet the needs of women today.

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YOUR DOLLARS HAVE AN IMPACT EVERY DAY.

GTH exceeds industry standard for financial responsibility.

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