Trish Buescher Nelson Scholarship

In honor of the life of Trish Nelson, Ruthie and Paul Dell, and Janet and Mike Carroll established the Trish Buescher Nelson Hands to Love Endowment which has recently become fully funded. The endowment has provided the first recipient, Kara Poole, with an annual scholarship allowing her to pursue a specialty internship in pediatrics with Crystal Bay in Orlando. Read full story below!

Scholarship Creation
First Recipient: Kara Poole


Hand Camp registration is now open for campers, families, and volunteers! Our 15th  year anniversary theme will be “The Best of Hands to Love… the Adventure Continues.” Join us April 10-12, 2015 for an amazing weekend at no place other than Camp Crystal Lake!

Due to an overwhelming interest and amount of applicants, registration and enrollment for Hand Camp 2013 is currently closed. Please visit again next fall for enrollment in Hand Camp 2014

First annual Women’s Retreat
Hands to Love is excited to announce the dates for the first annual Women’s Retreat. It will be held the weekend of September 28th. This retreat is intended to reach women who take care of and advocate for children with upper limb differences. Details regarding arrival/departure information and agenda will be released soon. The retreat will be held at the quaint , Lakeside Inn in Mt. Dora, Florida.

Hands to Love kids are participating in the Kids 4 Kids Triathlon September 15 in Gainesville , Florida.