We Provide Hope
To Those in Need
Help us create a better today for cancer warriors undergoing chemo.
For Cancer Warriors undergoing chemotherapy, we provide Chemo Care Kits. We believe these kits inspire, uplift, and help our community thrive during this challenging time. 100% of all donations to Beyond Basic Needs goes to fulfilling these kits at no cost to the recipient.
In addition, we connect those in need to the technology that makes it easy to manage and get help for basic services including food delivery, cleaning services, transportation services and other basic needs at no charge to the individual. We believe these services are imperative to improving the quality of life after a medical event.
Cancer Warriors Supported
Chemo Care Kits
A Chemo Care Kit is designed for cancer warriors undergoing chemotherapy. Each kit contains a port pillow, comfy socks, lip balm, and a variety of goodies that these warriors deserve.
A Port Pillow protects the port from the seat belt.
A Message From Our Founder
I’m Rachel Minion, the co-founder of Beyond Basic Needs.
I was diagnosed with Cancer of the Appendix seven years ago in my mid-thirties. The minute you hear the word cancer, your life changes in ways only a cancer warrior can describe. Not only did it change for me, but for my entire support network.
After I recovered, I dedicated my life to helping other cancer warriors and friends in my support network.
In our attempt to change the world, my husband and I created Beyond Basic Needs to help our community thrive.
Make An Impact Today
Support Cancer Warriors Undergoing Chemo
We are running a special fundraiser right now to help warriors battling cancer all over the US. Through a partnership with Hullabaloo!, we are able to package and ship a Chemo Care Kit that provides these warriors undergoing chemo some comfort in their fight.
Each donation of just $25 buys a kit that contains a pillow, comfy socks, lip balm, and a variety of goodies that these warriors deserve.
If you would like to request a Chemo Care Kit, click here.
We Can Help
At Beyond Basic Needs, we are committed to providing hope to those in need. We offer a variety of programs and services designed to provide hope and support to those who need it most.
We help cancer warriors, like you, thrive.
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Join our mission to help your community thrive after a medical event.
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Beyond The Blog
Impact is at the heart of everything we do at Beyond Basic Needs. We measure our success by the number of lives we can transform and the lasting change we can create in our communities. Learn more about our story on Beyond the Blog.
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The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) recognizes Beyond Basic Needs Inc. as a Section 501(c)(3) public charity. Our Federal Tax ID Number is 85-3075681. Contributions to Beyond Basic Needs Inc. may be eligible for tax deduction in the U.S.A., please consult your tax advisor for eligibility. No goods or services were offered or provided in exchange for this contribution.