News and Events



News, Dates and Events

Want to know what we’ve got going on ?
Take a look below at all of our upcoming events, stories from each of our locations and other newsworthy info!


Calendar - All Upcoming Events

Open Immersion Trips: Please join us on a life changing journey! These trips are open to the public. Learn more about our immersion trips and contact Allison Ridenour to register today!

“Explore the Mission” Informational Meetings: Learn more about who we are, what we do and where we serve at this one-hour session. All your questions will be answered! Contact Tandee Ogburn. if you are interested.

March 24

Louisville Community Connectors
Open to the Public

April 3-6

Appalachia Immersion Trip
Open to the Public
Archdiocese of Louisville & JCPS Spring Break

May 6

Sherby Event: Derby Eve
Live music, food trucks

3pm-midnight; $10 admission

*Hand in Hand receives proceeds from this event

May 18

Meet, Greet and Eat
11:30am at the Louisville office (518 N. 26th Street)
to Tandee Ogburn

July 6-9

Appalachia Immersion Trip
Open to the Public

July 24-30

Belize Immersion Trip
Open to the Public

September 15

Give for Good Louisville

October 19

Legacy Breakfast 

November 20-26
Thanksgiving Week

Belize Immersion Trip
Open to the Public

In the News

April 7, 2022 > OCA Students work hand in hand with needy in Appalachia

September 13, 2021 > Meet the 2021 WLKY Bell Award Recipients

June 16, 2021Belize Live News: Heritage Bank Donates 2 Bedroom Home to Orange Walk Family

May 21, 2021 > Father Joseph Fowler Celebrates Golden Jubilee

April 21, 2021 > Heritage Bank and Hand in Hand Team Up to Help Families 

March 18, 2021 > Assumption Students take Senior Immersion Trips Virtually

January 22, 2021 > Starting at the 22:58 minute mark Heritage Bank Belize Limited 20th Anniversary

February 8, 2020Belize Bank, Hand in Hand Donates House to Ladyville Resident

December 28, 2020 > Starting at the 58 minute mark  Belize Electricity Limited: Community Spotlight Awards. 

December 23, 2020 > Paintsville Herald: Hand in Hand Ministries Making Change in EKY

November 2020 > Louisville Medicine Greater Louisville Medical Society: We Had to Go: Nicaragua Mission 2020

October 17, 2019 > A New Homeowner Courtesy Heritage Bank & Hand in Hand Ministries

July 6, 2019 > Love FM: Hand in Hand Ministries to host family fun day

May 31, 2019 > Courier Journal: Louisville shows this week

May 30, 2019 > Wave3 News: Wave Country playground now entertaining children in Belize

May 15, 2019 > Jesuit Volunteer Shares Experiences Working in Belize

April 18, 2019 > Northern Kentucky Tribune: NKU students ‘give back’ over spring break

March 11, 2019 > WAVE3 News: Playground equipment shipped to Belize

October 18, 2018 > Love News: Hand in Hand Ministries gives away 360th home

September 7, 2018 > WYMT: Local Ministry helps low-income families keep their homes

June 29, 2018 > WHAS11: Ulster Project on Great Day Live!

June 29, 2018 > WLKY: Program teaches teenagers about conflict resolution

June 12, 2018 > SXNews: Campus Ministry returns from successful service trip in Belize

June 11, 2018 > Arkansas Catholic: Seventh-grade service trip transforms students, teachers

June 6, 2018 > WAVE3 News: Hand in Hand Ministries celebrates 1 year in West Louisville  (video and article)

May 14, 2018 > Wicked Local: Dedham student joins house-building service project

May 7, 2018 > Wicked Local: BC High students build home in Belize

April 10, 2018 > Insider Louisville: Hand in Hand hosts “age-friendly Louisville” meeting

March 29, 2018 > LoveFM: Mother of Two Receives New House in Burrell Boom

March 15, 2018 > The Northerner: Northern Kentucky Leadership Institute students spring break in Appalachia

February 20, 2018 > Advance Local: Spring Hill College International Service Immersion Program makes annual trip



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