Your dollars go directly to the people served by First Hand's programming. Through our community partners, we can often provide discounted products and services to the families we serve. Your donations make it possible for children to receive hearing aids ($2,700) or eye glasses ($120). For $450 up to $700, you can help a family a stay together during travel for a child’s treatment.
Many restaurants and businesses support local organizations by offering “give back” nights or hosting fundraisers. We’d love for you to consider First Hand as your organization of choice! Examples include Panera, Kendra Scott, Houlihan’s, and Chipotle. We hear that almost any restaurant will participate if you ask.
Nearly all of our programs provide educational and comfort items to children and their families. Throughout the year, these programs accept in-kind donations to keep up with the demand. The items needed vary throughout the year. Please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org to find out what is currently on our wish list if you would like to donate or host a collection drive.