Welcome to the Sydney Wood Purple Butterfly of Hope Foundation. Our main charities will be the b.r.a.i.n child group who will not only fund brain tumor research but will also assist those financially who are going through such a tragic situation and Ronald McDonald House Hamilton. We will also help finance children who can’t afford to play local sports and other foundations geared to children. Sydney is a wonderful, beautiful and truly amazing daughter, sister and friend. Her love of life and kindness towards everyone she met made the world a special place to live in. She excelled in school and sports. She is a star pointgaurd for her basketball team and a speedy striker for her soccer team. Sydney was always about helping people. She wanted to make sure everyone was as happy as her. She would often write, “My life is awesome!!” xo
The foundation has been set up by Sydney's family to preserve her memory and to continue the fight against brain tumors on her behalf. Through fundraising, we are able to support charities that are working on combating the condition, as well as fund athletic achievement projects that benefit children with the same love for sport as Sydney.
Greg and Sue Wood made the courageous decision in the face of unimaginable tragedy to give the gift of life to others. Sydney became an organ donor and so continues Sydney’s legacy of a giving and generous nature. That has enabled many people to continue with their lives giving hope where there had been very little