From the Executive Director
The latest writings from Steve Gordon, Executive Director of the Hand to Heart Project.
Our very important fall fund-raising season has begun. The Hand to Heart Project is at a point of celebration, of potential, and of a little uncertainty. This year, we surpassed fifteen years of providing our service to people with cancer and their families. If you have been a supporter for all or most of that …
We will be at The Prouty on July 9th in Hanover, NH. If you are participating in The Prouty that day, please drop by the NCCC Discovery Tent and say “hi” to us.
Meet folks from the Hand to Heart Project and learn more about what we do at the Lebanon Farmers Market on Thursdays this summer.
The Upper Valley area is full of nonprofits of all sizes that have benefited from the Byrne Foundation’s generosity. We are fortunate to count ourselves among them.
Hand to Heart Project is participating in NH Gives on June 7-8, 2022. It is a 24-hour online challenge initiative of the NH Center for Nonprofits to raise awareness about how essential nonprofits are to our quality of life in NH and to inspire giving.
A guest blog post by Bobbi Rosenquest. After my husband’s cancer diagnosis, my life filled with strangers: medical professionals from oncology, physical therapy, radiology, neurology, urology, palliative care, along with pharmacists and mental health therapists. Behind each individual were nursing professionals and office personnel to schedule appointments, administer chemotherapy, order and adjust medications, and respond …
Every autumn, we embark on our annual fundraising effort by mailing out letters and asking foundations, trusts and the general public to support our work with financial contributions. That support is especially important now, as we have been expanding our region.
Our annual fundraising event is a significant revenue source for our program. This year, due to COVID-19, we will be hosting an online auction in place of our usual in-person fundraiser.
With the growth of the program, comes a new article in Massage Magazine that talks about oncology massage and massage for cancer patients and the role the Hand to Heart Project plays.
February 9, 2021 The Hub, the online community news segment of the Keene Sentinel newspaper, featured a piece about the Hand to Heart Project’s expansion into the Keene, NH area. Read the article
Great news. We are growing! Earlier this summer, we decided that thanks to the generosity of our donors, we had the resources to do more than we were doing. So now, The Hand to Heart Project is offering the comfort of massage and compassionate touch to people with cancer in 15 towns in southwestern Vermont. As …