Non-Profit Makes Outdoor Adventure Possible - KULR-8 Television, Billings, MT

Non-Profit Makes Outdoor Adventure Possible

Posted: Updated:
BILLINGS -

An organization made an outdoor adventure possible for one Billings girl.

Erin's Hope Project was started by a couple who lost their daughter to a brain tumor. They decided to create a non-profit to provide outdoor activities for other kids who suffer from illnesses.

"Our daughter loved the outdoors, so we just decided that we wanted to do outdoor adventures for kids with cancer or life threatening illnesses. Just to get them outside and enjoy the outdoors with their families, to make memories and special times, and just hanging out with their family," said Pam Hurr, Vice President of Erin's Hope Project

10-year-old Shelby Hayworth was diagnosed with leukemia about a year and a half ago. She decided to go horseback riding at Bittercreek Outfitters with her family and friend. The organization surprised her with a limo ride to the trail. After the ride the limo took them to lunch.

If you would like to learn more about Erin's Hope Project, click on Connections.

  • LocalMore>>

  • City of Bozeman Sued Over NDO

    City of Bozeman Sued Over NDO

    Friday, August 29 2014 1:54 AM EDT2014-08-29 05:54:00 GMT
    Five Bozeman residents sue the city of Bozeman over its newly adopted Non-Discrimination Ordinance (NDO), which aims to protect members of the LGBT community from discrimination inside and outside of their home.
    Five Bozeman residents sue the city of Bozeman over its newly adopted Non-Discrimination Ordinance (NDO), which aims to protect members of the LGBT community from discrimination inside and outside of their home.
  • KULR-8 News Gets Back into Building After Evacuation

    KULR-8 News Gets Back into Building After Evacuation

    Friday, August 29 2014 1:46 AM EDT2014-08-29 05:46:51 GMT
    If you were with us earlier on Thursday, you may have seen us going live from right here. We are here again, and we are about to show you what's happened inside our work home.
    If you were with us earlier on Thursday, you may have seen us going live from right here. We are here again, and we are about to show you what's happened inside our work home.
  • Family Violence Conference Heading to Billings

    Family Violence Conference Heading to Billings

    Friday, August 29 2014 1:38 AM EDT2014-08-29 05:38:09 GMT
    Domestic violence and child abuse are issues people don't like to discuss.The 25th annual McGuire Memorial Conference on family violence is taking place in two weeks to bring awareness to these issues.
    Domestic violence and child abuse are issues people don't like to discuss.The 25th annual McGuire Memorial Conference on family violence is taking place in two weeks to bring awareness to these issues.