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

Past Events

San Francisco 49ers
Friday, August 26, 2016 - 6:30pm

In honor of the Walk Across America, David Roth and Kevin Winton will be walking the official game ball from the tunnel to the 50 yard line to present it for the 49ers game.

Levi's Stadium

4900 Marie P DeBartolo Way

Friday, August 26, 2016 - 10:15am to 11:15am

Join us for our last party at Microsoft where we will Skype with a Gold Star family and honor Microsoft veteran employees.  This a family-friendly, FREE event, so bring your friends and family.

Microsoft Store at Westfield San Francisco Centre , Space 257

Friday, August 26, 2016 - 10:00am to 12:30pm

You've followed the walk online, and maybe walked a mile or two with us.  Now, help us end this historic walk across America.  The walk begins at 10:00 am EST at the Hilton San Francisco Union Square, travels to the Microsoft store at the Westfield San Francisco Center, and ends at the beach...

Route for the Brave Final Celebration
Friday, August 26, 2016 - 9:00am
The Route for the Brave Ends Friday, August 26th. Join Us in San Francisco.

Our team has walked over 3,100 miles from Atlantic City, New Jersey to San Francisco, California to raise funds to build a House of Healing for Gold Star families and veterans with PTSD.  We have met many veterans and...

Tee It Up With the Heroes
Sunday, July 17, 2016 - 10:30am

We hope you can join us for this fun-filled event, which is being hosted at the beautiful Bear Chase Golf Course The proceeds for the tournament support thr Route for the Brave.

Schedule of events:

10:30 registration

11:00 lunch

11:30 tee off

Indiana Derby: A Knight in Arms @ Indiana Grand Racing & Casino
Thursday, July 14, 2016 - 12:00pm to 9:00pm

Indiana Grand will pay tribute and honor our veterans and active-duty military.  Helping Hands for Freedom CEO, Darin Fishburn, will emcee the event featuring a reverse raffle and honoring local police and veterans.

Other charities involved with the event include the Jake Laird Foundation...

Colorado Rockies
Sunday, July 10, 2016 - 2:15pm

Our founders, Patrick Shannon and Rodney Smith, along with David Roth, Darin Fishburn, and Kevin Winton, and Mayor Michael B. Hancock will be honored on the field at the Colorado Rockies Military Appreciation game.

Goodwill Gives Day in Maricopa County
Thursday, June 23, 2016 (All day) to Saturday, June 25, 2016 (All day)

Stop by any Goodwill location in Maricopa county and support Helping Hands for Freedom with your in-store purchase. 

Monday, May 30, 2016 - 2:00pm

Join us in Chicago as we honor a dream chaser at Wrigley Field on Memorial Day.  We will be recognizing a Gold Star family, who will be throwing  out the first pitch with our cofounder, Staff Sergeant Shannon.