September 23, 2019

We are bursting with excitement to bring you Play it Forward with Andy Roddick Clinic and Exhibition. The VIP Tennis Clinic Experience will include a tennis clinic taught by Andy Roddick (former world #1) and his longtime hitting partner Luka Gregorc (former world rank of #172). In addition to a once in a lifetime opportunity to be on the court with Andy, the VIP Experience gives you access to a court side Q&A with Andy, court side seating for the pro exhibition, cocktails throughout the event, autographed group photo and much more. This exclus...

Today marks the 3-year anniversary of Holly passing from this word to return home. I continue to feel blessed for the 14 years I had being this remarkable girl’s mom. While the loss of her remains a tremendous source of heartbreak, I focus on the future and look forward to the moment I can once again see her face to face.

I want to thank Kevin & Heather Madrzykowski and Allure Advertising for donating billboard space across Charlotte to spread the mission of Holly’s legacy - Hands For Holly Fund. This month they offered a beautiful tribute to Ho...

June 25, 2019

We at Hands for Holly are happy to welcome social media intern Michael Gallucci to our team for the Summer! He will assist us in getting communication out to our audience and donors to keep them informed about H4H's events, donations, and partnerships. He is a rising Junior at Seton Hall University with a major in Public Relations, and he has several years of social media management experience through university organizations, 89.5 FM WSOU, previous internships, and independent contracts. 

"As a college student I can see firsthand how...

On June 17th, Ballantyne Country Club again hosted "Caps for a Cause" with proceeds benefiting Hands for Holly Memorial Fund. Windyrush was the team to beat this year and it was a wonderful match up!

Pulling up to the event, I was struck by the sheer number of cars lining the blocks leading to the Family Activity Center of Ballantyne Country Club.  Once inside, it was an awesome site to see kids ages 5 through 18 years old donning the green Hands for Holly Ballantyne CC swim caps. 

I remember well Holly participating in the swim meets. She w...

June 12, 2019

Hands for Holly is happy to welcome Holly Roundtree to our staff as our new VP of Development and Communication! Mrs. Roundtree has consistently exceeded fundraising goals as an integral leader at several nonprofit organizations, and not only brings experience in Donor Development, but also expertise in program management, marketing, and public relations.

"Hands for Holly has a mission that I can totally throw myself into," Roundtree said. "A child that was able to see and focus on other families' battles while fighting her biggest one ever is s...

On December 21st, The Hands For Holly Club at Ardrey Kell High School delivered handmade cards to kids at Levine Children's Hospital. They wanted to help participate in the magic of giving during the holiday season.

Since the Hands For Holly Club volunteered at the 3rd Annual Holly Day Wreath Sale, they decided to create cards for children spending the holidays in the hospital. The club gathered one day after school and decorated cards for all holidays including New Years. Many club members were inspired to create additional cards on their free...