Joining Hands Blog

$25 feeds a family of four in the slums of India

$25 feeds a family of four in the slums of India

THANK YOU to everyone who has already so generously donated food packs to those in dire need. You are making a difference! The food packs distribution has begun but the need is ongoing. On April 9, Hands of Freedom began collecting donations to create food packs for...

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Millions in India can’t take measures to be safe

Millions in India can’t take measures to be safe

As with much of the world, India is in lock down. But that’s where the similarities end for millions of families living in India’s slums. As you take precautions to help prevent the spread of the coronavirus, please take a moment to thank God for the blessings He has...

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These are our dreams for 2020

These are our dreams for 2020

Every mother dreams that her children’s lives will be better than her own. In the slums of India, mothers dream that their children will have enough to eat and clean drinking water. They dream of sending at least one child to school. They dream that their children...

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Give to the Max Day is here! Let’s change lives.

Give to the Max Day is here! Let’s change lives.

Hands of Freedom is participating in Give to the Max Day today, a day that has become a national model for giving back. Your gift will help us guide families toward physical, social and spiritual transformation, and save at-risk children from child trafficking.   Give...

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Our women’s discipleship is growing

Our women’s discipleship is growing

Hands of Freedom is hard at work building our women’s leadership teams. Our goal is to build God’s army of women, ready to drive the ministries in their communities. The empowering project requires a great deal of preparation including bible study.  Please pray for...

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A life-changing visit to the eye doctor

A life-changing visit to the eye doctor

It was a distressing situation. The little girl from the slums was attending school – a privilege generally reserved for boys – but she was doing poorly. Would she be able to stay in school? No one knew her eyesight was bad. As with most families living in poverty,...

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Marketplace fuels hope for families

Marketplace fuels hope for families

In yet another step toward helping India’s poor achieve financial stability, Hands of Freedom has created a daily marketplace where the women in its business development ministry can sell their handcrafted products after receiving vocational training. Proceeds from...

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