Success Stories

Helping Hands has helped me,” I do not need to panic and have anxiety about feeding my children.”

This is Michelle, she is 26 years old and has four children, 6, 5, 3, 2, and a fiancé. Michelle was struggling to make ends meet, and lost their home due to mounting debt. Michelle felt full of anxiety and panic worrying about how she would feed her children. She heard about Helping Hands and went to receive assistance about a year ago and her anxiousness and panic subsided, knowing she could choose food for her family and feed them. One of her daughters could not tolerate formula and needed a special kind of formula, and was able to get the formula she needed through the help of Helping Hands.

Today Michelle is thankful and happy for the services she receives at Helping Hands for herself, fiancé and 4 children.

Helping Hands has helped me so much to get back on my feet after I lost my husband, ” They treat us like family.”

This is Nikita, she is 31 years old and has four children, 13, 12, 9, and 4. Two years ago, Nikita lost her husband in a tragic automobile accident. Left to raise four children alone, and juggling all of the responsibilities by herself. Needing to find assistance to help stretch her SNAP benefits in the in between times, Nikita became a client at Helping Hands pantry, she said this has been so much help to her after her loss.

Nikita said “they treat us like family”.