Changing Lives
One Person, One Family at a Time

We bring people together to instill hope in one another as we meet the housing, education, and health care needs of the economically vulnerable.

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Include. Embrace. Encourage.

We invite all people of goodwill to join us as we seek to change lives. Learn more about how you can lend a hand and change a life!

Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed, citizens can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has.
Margaret Meade
American Cultural Anthropologist

Why Hand in Hand?

We’re small enough to feel like family. We’re big enough to impact thousands of lives each year. We have multiple ways for you to get involved.

Our immersion trips give you the opportunity to meet new people, experience unfamiliar cultures and change lives – including your own.

Immersion Trip Volunteers
Immersion Trips
Students in Central America
Homes Built

What is an Immersion Trip?

Our immersion trips go far beyond “voluntourism” and truly transform both the lives of the trip participants and those we serve. Working side-by-side with the people of Belize, Appalachia, and Louisville, you will experience new cultures and friendships.

Learn the history of the regions we serve and enjoy the geography and natural beauty. Building a new home, repairing an existing house, building a wheelchair ramp, and working with the children in Hand in Hand’s programs are all part of an experience you won’t forget.

Interested in Learning More About Hand in Hand?

Interested in learning more? A Hand in Hand staff member will follow up with you in 1-3 days.

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