Helping Hand Home Blog

February 2018 – Amplify Austin is March 1-2!

Mark your calendar for Amplify Austin from 6pm on Thursday, March 1st to 6pm Friday, March 2nd! This is an exciting 24 hour giving event where people from all over the city come together and support the incredible work of hundreds of local nonprofits like Helping Hand...

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November 2017- Zeke and Edward’s Forever Family

Last November, Glenn, Edward, and Zeke were standing before the judge surrounded by family and friends as they waited to hear those life changing words, “You are now adopted.” This November the Bass family and their adoption story was recognized by First Lady of Texas...

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November 2017- Kristin Finan Creates Her Forever Family

Kristin Finan, reporter for the Austin Statesman and Helping Hand Home foster parent, adopted her son on November 3, 2017: the day of the 16th annual Austin Adoption Day. We are so blessed to have the Finans as foster parents and advocates of Helping Hand Home....

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October 2017- HHH receives Grande Communications Grant

Grande Communications, the Texas-based broadband communications company, recently presented grants to three local non-profits, Helping Hand Home for Children, United Way Hays/Caldwell Counties, and School Fuel. These donations are part of Grande’s employee...

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October 2017- KXAN Features Foster Mom, Kristin Finan

If you've ever considered fostering a child, check out this interview with Carrying Hope's co-founder and president Kristin Finan as she shares how fostering has positively impacted her family in more ways than she could have ever imagined. "It will change your life,"...

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