Recognizing a valued FFTF sponsor

The kind folks at the CI-Group have done it again.  In the past they’ve made generous donations of duffel bags for our Trash Bags to Duffel Bags program.  This time around they have donated their services and their resources and supplied us with custom logo-printed bags that we’ll use for the swag bags that we give to […]

Recognizing a valued FFTF sponsor

We are most grateful and thrilled to be working with Michael Rosenberg, President and CEO of Promotion In Motion, Inc.  Michael’s generous contributions have allowed us to fill the kids’ swag bags at Fitting for the Future with all sorts of goodies and snacks, now for the second year in a row!  Our heartfelt thanks to you!

Announcing this year’s lead sponsor for FFTF

HelpOurKids is happy to welcome TD Bank as the lead sponsor for Fitting For The Future 2016. We are so grateful to have such wonderful support from a concerned and involved community partner!

Touch-a-Truck Partnering with HelpOurKids!

We are so excited that in just over three weeks, the second annual Touch-a-Truck event in Springfield MA will benefit HelpOurKids!  This FREE event on Saturday, September 12 from 10AM – 2PM, and will features a variety of exciting activities and loads of interesting vehicles that you’re allowed to touch.  Surely an event for kids of all […]

2015 Touch-a-Truck will benefit HelpOurKids!

We are thrilled to announce that the MassMutual Center has partnered with HelpOurKids for this year’s Touch-a-Truck event, to be held on Saturday, September 12 from 10AM – 2PM at the MassMutual Center in Springfield, MA!  The event is free and promises to be an exciting and educational event for people of all ages. Read […]

Continued generosity from Mimi’s Consignment, East Longmeadow MA

THANK YOU, THANK YOU, THANK YOU to Mimi’s Consignment Boutique in East Longmeadow MA. Mimi’s is an ongoing supporter of HelpOurKids and a true community partner.   HelpOurKids receives clothing, duffle bag and monetary donations from Mimi’s.  Please check out Mimi’s Consignment if you are in the area.  Be sure to check out their Facebook page, […]

A Generous Donation from Easthampton Savings Bank!

Planning for the HelpOurKids College Tour 2015 program has been made easier by a generous check received from Easthampton Savings Bank.  The HOK College Tour provides our eligible kids in care with the opportunity to visit campuses in Massachusetts.  Thank you so much for your generous donation! Easthampton Savings Bank is Your Bank for Your […]


During their recent remodeling, Hampshire Hospitality generously donated a variety of furniture and home goods for our young adults living independently and families in need. From mattress sets, sofas, chairs, and tables to floor lamps and artwork, the Hampshire Hospitality staff helped load items into cars and arrange for pick ups.

Update on Fitting for the Future

“…over 35 kids in foster care in western Mass were pampered and made to feel like princesses and princes. Thank you to ALL who helped to make the first Fitting For The Future event a HUGE success. I continue to receive “thank yous” and amazing positive feedback. What a day, smiles were on the faces […]