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You Should Totally Join Us and Flash Back To The 80’s on November 3rd!


Join the IH Backpacks for School Drive benefiting Kids’ Meals Houston!

Please join us in the IH annual back to school drive as we collect donated pre-filled backpacks for Houston ISD elementary and middle school students.

You may drop off a pre-filled backpack at any of the listed donation centers with Allegiance Bank, Challenger Drilling, or Envoy Mortgage.

You can also double your donation!

Simply make a monetary donation of $25 or more to the IH Scholarship Fund during the month of August and then we will donate a pre-filled backpack to Kids’ Meals.



2018 IH Scholarships have been awarded!

We are proud to announce

that the

2018 Inspiring HANDS Scholarships have been awarded to 45 recipients

for the total amount of $33,744!

Thank You to our Sponsors & Donors!

Inspiring HANDS is proud to announce that through the help of donations, our generous volunteers, and annual sponsors we were able to provide a record number total of $33,744 in Campership and Ridership Scholarships to forty-five individuals with special needs this year! Recipients will attend partnering camps and centers including Camp Blessing, CampCAMP, Panther Creek Inspirational Ranch, JoyRide, and SIRE in Texas.

We would also like to extend our gratitude to our awards selection committee for donating their valuable time:


Heather Cook –  Assistant city Attorney for the City of Houston

Tom Fulton – President at InterMoor, Inc.

John H. Kauffman III – President/Owner of Kauffman Company

Extra Special Thank Yous!

Thank you Molly’s Pub Tomball / Houston Irish Pubs for their very generous support through the 2nd annual Cajun Cook-off for a Cause which raised $8,632.00 for 2018 IH Scholarships.

Thank you to those who participated in the 2018 Sponsor-A-Thon which raised $5,112 which directly helped fund 2018 Scholarships!

Challenger Drilling, Inc., Debi Doak of TDECU Insurance, Michelle Droubi of Allegiance Bank, Tom & Mimi Fulton, Ellen Holloway, Melissa & Steve Kenney, Mona Martin.


Pictured from left to right in group photo: Melissa Kenney, Denise Miller, Celene Miller, Mimi Fulton, Tom Fulton, Susan Lutz, Stacey Michalak, Harold Miller – Missing: : John H. Kauffman, Heather Cook, Lori Cross, Morgan Bauman, and Casey Bushek.


Support future Scholarship Funds by donating to our Sponsor-A-Thon


$900 = 1 full scholarship

JoinMe In The IH Sponsor-A-Thon

Please help us raise the needed Scholarship Funds!

Click below to learn how to create your very own free  JoinMe Sponsor-a-thon page.  Then share via email and social media to raise enough funds for a full scholarship.

Every $1,000 raised = One full scholarship

100% of proceeds will benefit Campers and Riders


Exploring Possibilities at Inspiring HANDS

We are currently accepting applicants for the Exploring Social Services Unit of Inspiring HANDS, Inc. Students, ages 15-20, may apply now through March 31st, 2018.


For further information see below or contact us at or call 832-953-5354

Cook-off For A Cause

Join Us for the Molly’s Pub – Tomball 

Cajun Gumbo & Crawfish Cook-off for a Cause

Sunday, April 15th, 2018

Learn more and sign up your team by clicking HERE


Benefiting the annual Scholarship Fund of

2018 Save The Dates!

Be sure to checkout our Events page for further information on upcoming 2018 dates that you won’t want to miss.

Come Together

has been a sold out event for the past three years. Limited tickets and sponsorship opportunities are available HERE

Now Accepting 2018 Scholarship Applications

We are currently accepting applications for 2018 IH Scholarships. CLICK HERE to register and apply before March 15th, 2018.

Christmas Wishes 2017

Join Inspiring HANDS & make the Holiday Season a little brighter for those in need!
Click HERE for more information:

Thank you sponsors, donors and volunteers

For helping us raise over $65,000 for IH Scholarships at the 2017 Come Together Extravaganza!

Committee, Volunteers, Sponsors, & Donors
The 3rd Annual Come Together event would not be possible without you!


Event Co-Chairs

Susan Lutz and Celene Miller


Lori Cross, Auction Assistant

Hospitality & Décor

Annette Cole, Melissa Kenney, Ryan Kenney, Cathie Starrett, Bryce Starrett, Valerie Thurston


Morgan Bauman, Kylee Darwin, Laura Goodwin, Stacey Michalak

Cashiers & Raffle

Kathy Arnold, Melissa Kenney, Denise Miller

Lights and Sound Engineers

Randy Lutz & Jeffrey Lutz

Host Committee Volunteers

Susan Ascherbeck, Kaitlyn Cole, , Kenzie Cross, Riley Cross, Brennan Cross, Jeff Lutz, Ashley Miller, Bryant Miller, Harold Miller, Debbie Miller, Brian Miller, Ryan Michalak, Randi Rogers, Humberto Raymundo, Erica Crowley, Jazz Tamez Valerie Thurston, Allyson Sanchez, Jennifer Banks, Kara Ohlman



Challenger Drilling, Inc.


Kauffman Company


Allegiance Bank

CDI Safety Services

Crestmark Construction Services

Lionel Garza

Platinum Pools


Vincent Montabono—Montabano Auctions


Allegiance Bank


Ditch Witch of Houston


Jeff and Susan Lutz


Morgan Linzee Photography


Jack T. Carr, Saxophone Artist & Already Gone Band

Randy Lutz , Sound and Light &  Jeffrey Lutz, AV


Balloonize Your Event – Flowers by Bloomers and Rainy Jeter

Harold and Celene Miller



Aerodrome Ice Skating
All set in stone
April & Oscar Galindo
Ashley Sepulveda
Bayside Chic
Bernhardt Winery
Bexar Wood Designs
Bloomers Florist
Bounce Bounce Trampoline Park
Bouncin’ Bears
Brian & Deborah Miller
Candelari’s Pizzeria
Cathie Starrett
Celene & Harold Miller
Challenger Drilling, Inc.
Cheesecake Factory – The Woodlands
Christina Osburn
Cigar Factory
Cinemark Theatre
Cody and Claire Green
Compass Settings, Ltd
Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion
Dee Franklin
Denise & Bryant Miller
Dickenson Interiors
El Tiempo Cantina
Empty Glass
Endless Nails and Spa
Escape the Room Houston
Extreme Sandbox
Flamingo Nails
From Rocks to Roses
Galveston Historical Foundation
The Glade Gallery
Golden Goddess Tanning
Gossip Nails

Great American Cookie Company

Gringos Mexican Kitchen
Mollys Pub
Houston National Golf Course
Houston Texans Foundation
Howard Minas
I hope you dance
IPic Entertainment
Jack T Carr
Jeff & Susan Lutz
Jennifer Ezzel
Jeremy Stark
Karbach Brewing Co.
Kendra Scott
Laurie Lotton
Lavantage Alden Bridge
Lily Rain
Los Cucos
Lupe Tortilla
Maine Lobster Direct
Melanie Cantarella
Melissa & Steve Kenney
Merle Norman & More
Michael Maglothin
Mike Vaughan
Molly’s Pub
Montalbano Auction Co L.L.C
Morgan Linzee Photography
Morgan Nicole Skincare
Nancy Schulz
Natural Pawz Vintage Park
Pain Train
Painting with a Twist
Panera Bread
Papa Murphy’s
Pappas Restaurants
Rachel’s Hallmark Shop No2
Rancho Grande Bar & Grill
Randi Rogers – Yoga
Ritas Cantina Mexican Restaurant
Sarita Ackerman Art
Savvy Chic medspa
Scout & Molly’s
Shelley Swindell
Slim Chickens
Sportin’ Woody’s Sport Bar
Some LIke It Hot Yoga & Fitness
Southwest Airlines
Stacey & Ryan Michalak
Stephanie Juarez
Suburban Girl
Sue Robinson
Tantrums LLC
Tejas Chocolate
The Cellar Door
The Parra’s
The Royal Standard
The San Luis Resort & Spa
The Whistle Stop Tea Room
The Wine Man
Theatre Suburbia
Trendsetters Hair Salon
Urban Air

William Chris Vineyards

Rick Raymor