About
The Sophia's Grace Foundation was established in memory of Sophia Grace Lepley who was born sleeping on June 21, 2015. The purpose of this fund is to support families through the loss of an infant and to support the care of infants.
 
 Distributions are authorized for, but not limited to, the following purposes: 
 
  • Assistance with funeral and cremation services
 
  • Headstone Assistance
 
  • Counseling Assistance
  • Keepsake ornaments made for care packages provided by Remember our Footprints Foundation (Somerset, Conemaugh, and Bedford Hospitals) for infant and pregnancy loss.
  • Purchase of newborn blankets and hats provided to Somerset, Bedford and Conemaugh Hospitals for babies born.
 
  • Purchasing new cribs and other items of need for local hospitals.
  • Purchase of cuddle cots for local hospitals
 
 
 

Contributions made to date...

  • $220.00 donation to Hyatt's Angels Foundation.
 
  • Keepsake ornaments sent to Somerset, Conemaugh, and Bedford Hospitals.
  • 15 newborn hats provided to Conemaugh, Somerset, and Bedford Hospitals-- compliments of Beary Special Hats & Accessories (Sharon Urban)
  • 2 newborn hats provided to Conemaugh, Somerset, and Bedford Hospitals--- compliments of Robin Custer (Robin's Nest)
  • 20 newborn hats provided to Conemaugh, Somerset, and Bedford Hospitals-- compliments of SkylAce Custom Crochet (Myesha Chappell)
  • 80 newborn hats provided to Conemaugh, Somerset, and Bedford Hospitals-- compliments of Judy Walker Manges
 
  • 50 newborn hats provided to Conemaugh, Somerset, and Bedford Hospitals-- compliments of Leora Petet
  • 2 Christmas baskets (1 boy / 1 girl) donated to Somerset Hospital for Christmas babies born (or closest to Christmas)
  • 2 Christmas baskets (1 boy/ 1 girl) donated to Conemaugh Hospital for Christmas babies born (or closest to Christmas)
 
  • Newborn blankets provided to Conemaugh, Somerset, and Bedford Hospitals-- compliments of Victoria Thomas
 
  • Paid for the burial services for Christian Angel Aristondo, infant son of Miguel Angel Aristondo and Marylou Samantha Burket of Boswell, PA 
  • Paid for the burial services for Chloe Duppstadt, infant daughter of Russell and Amanda Duppstadt of Central City, PA
  • Purchase of Cuddle Cot for Conemaugh Hospital, Johnstown, PA
  • Purchase of Cuddle Cot for UPMC-Mercy Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA

Cuddle Cot donated to Conemaugh Hospital, Johnstown PA

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