Helping Hands for Freedom is a national non-profit dedicated to supporting military children and families facing injury, loss and deployment.
HHFF aims to improve children's lives through compassion, honor, mentorship and leadership programs.

Press Releases

Annual ZooLights Holiday Celebration
Posted January 5, 2018

December 14th, 2017 marked the Annual ZooLights Holiday Celebration for Arizona Gold Star and AW2 families supported by Helping Hands for Freedom and AZTV 7. 164 family members joined us for a holiday dinner at the Phoenix Zoo, family gifts, toys for children and with the special appearance of Santa Claus and his helpers.

Imagine Classical Academy in Colorado Springs
Posted December 30, 2017

Colorado, December 2017 - Imagine Classical Academy in Colorado Springs

December 2017 Colorado Holiday Angel Program and Santa Shop
Posted December 30, 2017

December 2017

Helping Hands for Freedom’s Colorado Board Liaison, Jeffrey T. Smith, worked with his team in Colorado throughout the month of December to provide toys, gift cards, meals and good cheer for our military families this holiday season. We are indebted to our military and veterans for their service and the sacrifice their families make every day.

Emerald Fields
Posted December 28, 2017

Colorado, December 2017 - Emerald Fields

Trooper Bartram Shop with a Cop Program
Posted December 16, 2017

On December 16, 2017, Helping Hands for Freedom welcomed 45 military children to Shop with a Cop in Greenwood, Indiana. This annual event is supported by the Trooper Bartram Foundation and is always an opportunity to bring joy to these children during the holiday season.

AZ LEOS 15th Annual Shop with A Cop Program
Posted December 2, 2017

AZ LEOS supported Helping Hands for Freedom and the military children and teens of Arizona with their 15th Annual Shop with A Cop Program on December 2nd, 9th and 16th. Over 35 military children shopped with military escorts or other first responders to shop at Walmart and Target during the month of December.

ABT Arizona Broadway Theatre Toy Drive
Posted November 24, 2017

11/24/2017 Helping Hands for Freedom would like to thank Arizona Broadway Theatre, Tracy Williams, Director of Patron Services and Brad York, Marketing Director for designating Helping Hands for Freedom as the recipient of their Toy Drive for our Veterans and their families this year.

Freedom To Rock
Posted November 17, 2017

On Veterans Day Helping Hands for Freedom held a benefit concert at Lusso Fine Motorcars in Scottsdale. Ultimate Bon Jovi and Don't Stop Believing Journey cover bands entertained more than 300 guests. The November 11th evening raised more than $85,000 to assist veterans and Gold Star families with fundamental life needs.