Saturday, June 29, 2013 –Burr Ridge, IL — This year, almost 400 people showed up to Helping Hand Center's annual Family Network Picnic. Threatened with a past five days of showers and thuderstorms, the day of the picnic was perfectly dry and had the biggest turnout ever.
Thursday, April 18, 2013 –Brookfield, IL — On Thursday evening, April 18, at approximately 11:00 pm there was a fire at the Helping Hand Thrift Shop in Brookfield. The building sustained extensive damage but no one was in the building at the time of the fire and no one was injured.
Saturday, March 2, 2013 –Burr Ridge, IL — Over 300 guests and 30 volunteers, came out to support Helping Hand Center's 14th annual Gala and Auction on Saturday, March 2nd at the Marriott in Burr Ridge.
Tuesday, October 2, 2012 - Helping Hand Center, a local nonprofit organization serving over 500 children and adults with disabilities, welcomed Congressman Dan Lipinski to a patriotic event hosted at their Countryside location this past weekend.