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Rita

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

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Hands Moving to Golden

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

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Shannon

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

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EFCA Accreditation by 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

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Crystal and Kailey

In October 2013 Hands met an amazing single mother named Crystal. We met her when her daughter Kailey was 12 months old. Crystal was left with no money, no job, and no vehicle. What Crystal did have is the experience not all single mothers have.

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Interview on Colorado & Company

Dan Georgopolus, founder, and Crystal Scott, program coordinator, where on Colorado & Company a couple years ago. You can see the interview here.

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Good Neighbor Garage Joins Hands

Two Missions United to Provide HOPE to Women in Need…Beginning With Transportation Lakewood, CO. July 9, 2016: Local nonprofit Hands of The Carpenter (“Hands”) has acquired the assets of Good Neighbor Garage, a well-known local vehicle donation program. The acquisition creates a combined, larger mission that provides hope