Carrying Hope’s Kristin Finan on fostering

                                        If you’ve ever considered fostering a child, check out this Studio 512 interview that just aired on KXAN with Carrying Hope‘s co-founder and president Kristin Finan who shares how fostering has positively impacted...

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Carrying Hope + Partnerships for Children

Carrying Hope is thrilled about our growing relationship with Partnerships for Children Rainbow Room! Since forming as a nonprofit in July 2016, we have distributed more than 1,000 Hope Packs to foster children in Central Texas and provided more than 200 directly to the Rainbow Room, allowing CPS caseworkers to easily...

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Carrying Hope and Little Helping Hands

We love our growing partnership with Little Helping Hands​! The non-profit offers hands-on volunteer opportunities throughout the community for children and families focused on the value of community service, such as the creative card-making station they brought to our Kids Helping Kids Hope Pack Drive this summer which allowed kids...

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Gathering friends for a good cause

When a Carrying Hope supporter gathered up a few of her friends for a good cause, it yielded big results––nearly $1,000 of combined donations, seven adorable Thirty-One backpacks, eight cuddly Scentsy Buddies and three complete Hope Packs! Carrying Hope wants to extend a huge THANK YOU to Autumn Kippes, Meagan...

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Give Back To Austin – Carrying Hope

Carrying Hope is absolutely thrilled to be selected as this month’s nonprofit being spotlighted by KASE101, 98.1 KVET and Sonic as part of their “Give Back To Austin” campaign! Each month they team up to feature an Austin area nonprofit, and we couldn’t be more grateful they have chosen to...

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It’s National Foster Care Month

Our mission is to make sure every child who enters the foster care system in Central Texas receives a backpack (Hope Pack) filled with essentials and comfort items to get them through their first 48 hours in a new home, helping foster parents bond with them rather than rushing to...

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