Two women stand in front of a car smiling

Debra is a single mother of two daughters and one son ages 15, 11 and 4. She is a para teacher within Jefferson County Schools and was struggling after the breakup of her marriage. She learned about Hands from Colorado Homeless Families and is working with Women With A Cause (another one of our great partners) … Read more


A woman stands in front of a car smiling

Rita is a single mother of two children and 10 grandchildren. She fills in to pick up and drop off grandkids and to be there for them. Her journey has been hard, but she keeps smiling because she has God in her heart. Rita was living in her vehicle when Hands met her. Despite her … Read more

Hands Moving to Golden

Welcome to the city of golden sign

Hands and Hands Automotive will be moving locations in the coming months. We have lost the lease on the Hands Automotive property and decided that moving to a location that we own and can house both operations is the best case scenario. We recently located a property in Golden to do so. Because the timing was not … Read more


A mother and son take a selfie, they are smiling

My name is Shannon and I’m the single mother of an energetic ten-year-old boy named Aidan. Hands has helped me several times over the last seven years. Without that help, I would have lost my job, would not have been able to take Aidan to his sports and would have spiraled downhill. Because of the … Read more

EFCA Accreditation by ECFA

The official logo for the ECFA

LAKEWOOD, CO – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Hands of the Carpenter of Lakewood, CO. ECFA accreditation is based on the ECFA Seven Standards of Responsible Stewardship™, including financial accountability, transparency, sound board governance and ethical fundraising. Hands of the Carpenter joins a growing number of Christ-centered churches and ministries across … Read more