Our 3rd Annual Fostering Love Gala!

What a magical night!!! We’re still in awe over Carrying Hope‘s third annual Fostering Love Gala last night which raised a record-breaking $175,000! This is such an incredible accomplishment for our three-year-old nonprofit and one that will enable us to ensure every child entering foster care in Central Texas this year...

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We LOVE Distribution Days!

We 💜💙💜 distribution days! Today Carrying Hope distributed nearly 300 Hope Packs that are already on their way to foster children in Travis County, Bell County and Guadalupe County and replenishing the shelves of Rainbow Rooms throughout Austin, Killeen, Temple and Seguin! A huge thanks to everyone who has recently donated Hope Packs, volunteer...

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2,700 Hope Packs in 2019!

Carrying Hope is absolutely elated to announce that we’ve met our 2019 goal of distributing 2,700 Hope Packs, fulfilling our mission of providing a Hope Pack to every child entering foster care in our region and beyond. We are so grateful to everyone who has made a Hope Pack, donated...

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Teacher Gives-Back!

Wow! We are so incredibly grateful to first-grade teacher Mrs. Kilpatrick, who, for the THIRD YEAR in a row has asked her class at Kiker Elementary to bring materials to make Hope Packs instead of presents for her birthday! What an awesome way to model selflessness and a giving spirit...

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Happy New Year from Carrying Hope!

As we venture into a brand new year, we want to send a huge, heartfelt thank you to all of you who helped make 2018 our best year yet! Whether you volunteered with us, made a Hope Pack (or heaps of Hope Packs), held a drive to collect most-needed items,...

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Carrying Hope + CASA

We love filling Hope Pack requests from CASA of Travis County! Here’s what Rachel Jackson, a child advocacy specialist, had to say after she recently took Carrying Hope‘s Hope Packs to a group of siblings in need of basic necessities and clothing: “Carrying Hope is one of my favorite nonprofits in Austin,...

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