The Boone Hope Foundation is a nonprofit organization with a mission to provide comfort to students and their families in emergency-type situations. The foundation offers support in the form of food, clothing, shelter, medical needs, and transportation. By helping students and their families meet basic needs, the foundation strives to create a more effective learning environment in the Boone Community School district. The Boone Hope Foundation is the only teacher-led charitable foundation of its kind, according to the National School Foundation Association.
Established in 2005, the Boone Hope Foundation has spent the last 13 years fostering a sense of community and serving as a source of pride for Boone residents.