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πŸ¦ƒ 10th Annual Thanksgiving Basket Drive: A Decade of Giving! πŸ¦ƒ

September 14, 2023

It’s with immense pride and excitement that we at HCAR Cares mark a milestone – our 10th Annual Thanksgiving Basket Drive! A decade ago, we embarked on a mission: to ensure that no family in


Bunks Across America – Event Recap!

September 14, 2023

On Saturday, September 9th, 2023, HCAR Cares Volunteers came together in a special collaboration with Sleep in Heavenly Peace. Meeting at the Sleep in Heavenly Peace facility, our volunteers passionately dedicated their time and efforts.


Apply now to serve on the HCAR Cares Board of Directors

August 2, 2023

HCAR Cares is now accepting applications for openings on its 2023-24 Board of Directors. Be a part of the continued growth of HCAR’s 501(c)3 nonprofit organization. Applications must be submitted by September 15. To apply


HCAR Cares Back to School Drive

August 1, 2023

πŸŽ’πŸ“š Make a Difference this Back to School Season with HCAR Cares! Join our supply drive from August 1st to August 18th and support local students. All donations will benefit Prepare for Success, ensuring every


Christmas in July Event

July 6, 2023

Join HCAR Cares and Respite Retreats in celebrating Christmas in July by donating an item to Jess Beard’s Ears Over Fears Program. This impactful program helps children overcome their fears by providing them with a


2023 HCAR Cares Pet Idol – Voting Open

June 20, 2023

VOTING FOR HCAR CARES PET IDOL IS NOW OPEN! This year’s competition is fierce, as our contestants have entered the 2023 HCAR Cares Pet Idol, bringing their A-game! Now, it’s up to you to cast


2023 HCAR Cares Pet Idol

May 17, 2023

HCAR Cares is calling all pet enthusiasts! We want to make your pet a star! Enter your pet into the HCAR Cares Pet Idol to win a $100 PetSmart gift card, as well as the


HCAR | Love & Lunches

February 26, 2023

Join HCAR Cares as we partner with the organization Love & Lunches to make 100+ lunches for those in need in our community. Click here to sign up to volunteer: HCAR Cares: HCAR Cares Love


2023 Super Bowl Pool

February 12, 2023

NOW CLOSED. THANK YOU!!! Join us for our second annual Super Bowl Pool! You could win up to $2,000 and you’ll help us fund our scholarship at Howard Community College. All proceeds go to our


Success Stories

[Our grant from HCAR Cares] allowed us to help hundreds and hundreds of students by purchasing composition notebooks, pencils, pens, and binders – so the students can feel that they are equipped with everything they need. We appreciate them helping us support the students in need in our community.

– Greta Luhar, The Kindness Pantry

2021 By the Numbers