Our friends in the community often host fund-raisers in our honor. We are very grateful to those organizations. The dollars raised through these events help us to maintain our high level of services to our Associates and provide top quality service to our business clients. We thank everyone involved for their continued support!
This page is dedicated to all those involved for their hard work and effort that goes into making these fund-raisers the success that they are and for including Handi-Capable Hands as a beneficiary.
This page is also dedicated to all of our friends in the community who have graciously donated their products and services to Handi-Capable Hands.
COMMUNITY PARTNERS IN FUND-RAISING
Beech Grove, Indiana – Carz R Us Car Show
The Carz R Us car show in Beech Grove was spearheaded by John O’Gara of O’Gara’s Pub in memory of his brother, Danny O’Gara, a developmentally challenged young man. This event is sponsored by O’Gara’s Irish Pub (also known as Johnny O’s) and many Beech Grove businesses. Along with Handi-Capable Hands, other worthy organizations benefiting from this event include Noble of Indiana, Beech Grove Police Department’s “Shop with a Cop” and the Marion County Sheriff’s Department’s “Shop with a Deputy.”
Indianapolis, IN – ERMCO again opens its arms to Handi-Capable Hands
ERMCO Electrical & Communications Contractors once again held their annual charity golf outing at Winding River Golf Club. “It was, once again, a truly inspiring event and evening for our organization,” commented Melody Stevens, Executive Director, who was present at one of the hospitality tents and the awards dinner. Barry Taylor, a Handi-Capable Hands’ Associate, assisted Melody in accepting a check on behalf of Handi-Capable Hands. This annual event is hosted by ERMCO (Darrell Gossett, President) with 100% of the proceeds going to organizations who support special needs organizations: Handi-Capable Hands, Champ Camp, Anderson Woods, Canine Companions for Independence, and accessAbility, Inc. Handi-Capable Hands’ Associates, Staff and Board are proud to be a part of the ERMCO family!
Noblesville, IN – Event rolls another strike for Handi-Capable Hands
Trends International’s Chariti-Bowl, held at Cooper’s Stardust Bowl in Noblesville on July 16 was an evening filled with fun and excitement, with a huge array of auction items appealing to all ages. The Trends International Charitable Foundation’s primary purpose is to assist worthwhile organizations that provide support and services to members of its local communities. Handi-Capable Hands is honored to have been a part of this annual event since 2005. Other worthy organizations benefiting from the Chariti-Bowl include: Best Buddies, Champ Camp, Special Olympics of Boone County; and TheraPlay.
Special thanks to Jeff Loeser, the Indianapolis Chariti-Bowl organizer, and Phil St. Jean, President of Trends International.
Indianapolis, IN – Crafts provide cash for Handi-Capable Hands
Delta theta Tau Sorority holds an annual craft sale at Southport High School on Saturday of Thanksgiving Weekend. Proceeds from the sale of booth rental, admission tickets and cafeteria sales go to support local charities. Delta Theta has been a supporter of Handi-Capable Hands since the beginning of this fantastic craft sale in 1981.
COMMUNITY PARTNERS/SERVICES AND PRODUCTSNishida Services – Hank Nishida, President of Nishida Services, provides his company’s services to strip, clean and wax all of the tile floors in our facility. Not only do they look beautiful, but this service helps us to lengthen the life of our flooring. We are grateful to Mr. Nishida for providing this service.