Hand to Hold's Official Blog: Written by Parents for Parents

The Value of Giving

On a cold day in December in the early eighties, my dad saw a man walking down the highway carrying an old sewing machine. My dad stopped and offered the man a ride. As the miles passed, the man shared that he had taken his late wife’s sewing machine into town for repairs because he needed to mend his young son’s clothes. It was apparent the man was facing some very difficult times. [Read more]

Pay It Forward During the NICU Grand Prize Giveaway

When my little one was born unexpectedly early after a maternity ward tour, I never dreamed our child would have difficulties breathing. It never crossed my mind that an intensive care admission was a remote possibility and that I would have to leave my baby in the hospital after I was released to go home. […]

Give Back :: Hand to Hold

Once a month, we share a wonderful organization with you that’s dedicated to helping NICU babies and their families – offering you an opportunity to learn more and to give back. February 2013Featured Organization – Hand to Holdby Kelli D. Kelley MY STORY One of my life’s most defining moments came on a hot summer […]

Give Back :: Quiet Light Foundation

Once a month, we share a wonderful organization with you that’s dedicated to helping NICU babies and their families – offering you an opportunity to learn more and to give back. January 2013Featured Organization – Quiet Light Foundationby Amy Forsythe MY STORY After a perfectly normal pregnancy and no complications, my twins were born at […]

Give Back :: Pierce’s Project

Once a month, we share a wonderful organization with you that’s dedicated to helping NICU babies and their families – offering you an opportunity to learn more and to give back.     December 2012 Featured Organization – Pierce’s Project by Lindsay Franks OUR STORY When our son, Pierce was born at just 23 weeks […]