Helping Hands for Freedom is a 501c3 dedicated to supporting the families of the fallen, wounded and deployed.

Past Events

Fallen Heroes Tribute & Survivor Stampede
Saturday, May 20, 2017 - 11:00am to Sunday, May 21, 2017 - 2:45pm

Join Malik's Gifts, Helping Hands for Freedom, Army Survivor Outreach Services and the Navy Gold Star Program at Diamond D Ranch in Jacksonville. Meet and greet Malik Jackson, #90 of the Jacksonville Jaguars. Other activities will include a Fallen Heroes Tribute, Picnic Lunch,...

2017 Heroes Golf Classic
Monday, April 24, 2017 - 11:00am to Tuesday, April 25, 2017 - 10:45am

We hope you can join us for this fun-filled event, which is being hosted at the beautiful Moon Valley Country Club. The proceeds for the tournament go to support our Life Enrichment Programs, Life Emergency Needs Program, and our Sports & Education Camps. A special shout-out goes to the team...

Wildlife World Zoo & Aquarium
Saturday, March 18, 2017 - 9:00am to Sunday, March 19, 2017 - 8:45am

Helping Hands for Freedom is hosting a day at World Wildlife Zoo in Litchfield Park on Saturday, March 18th. Please RSVP to Stella at and Stella will confirm your RSVP. This is an event for children, so to attend you must have and bring your kids (18 or younger) with...

Saturday, March 4, 2017 - 5:30pm to 8:30pm

2017 annual Heroes Gala presented by Indiana Grand Racing and Casino.

There will be live music, entertainment by comedian Greg Hahn and two guest speakers. Retired General R. Martin Umbarger and a Wounded Warrior guest speaker. There will be a live and silent auction.

Meet former...

Thursday, December 8, 2016 - 6:00pm to Friday, December 9, 2016 - 9:45pm

Helping Hands for Freedom will be taking our Gold Star families to the Phoenix Zoo for dinner and a walk through the park to view the Zoo Lights.  This is a great event for our families and the kids may find that a special visitor will be there. 


We would appreciate any toy or...

Tuesday, November 29, 2016 - 12:00am to 11:45pm

After Black Friday and Cyber Monday comes Giving Tuesday and you can help build the House of Healing.  Check back as the day draws closer to find local business partners who will gladly accept your donations to support the cause.  Or donate online.




The Wild Wild West International Horseback Archery Competition
Friday, November 11, 2016 - 8:00am to Saturday, November 12, 2016 - 7:45am



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Tuesday, November 8, 2016 - 5:30pm

Join Malik Jackson for Pizza and a Movie Limited to the first 100 Kids & Families to Respond—First Come, First Serve
RSVP: Keith Ham
Survivor Outreach Services
Office: 904-823-0157


Location: Cinemark Tinseltown...

Saturday, November 5, 2016 - 4:00pm to Sunday, November 6, 2016 - 7:45pm

Mark your calendars for the Annual Gold Star Family BBQ.  This event is by invitation only.  For more information, please email