Category Archives: Helping Hand

Charlotte’s Ride 2018

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Please consider joining us AUG 5th 2-4pm for Charlotte’s Ride 2018 – Last year we raised over $5,000!! Lets beat that in 2018! Hanson Athletic Association 171 Reed St, Hanson, Massachusetts 02341 All up to date cruise details are posted Charlotte’s Ride Any questions: CharlottesRide@gmail.com or post here #CharlottesRide #CharlotteStrong #MPS #MP1 #HurlersSyndrome #SmashOutMPS #GoHarken #CrushitChristopher […]

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Meet Charlotte

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“Our 9 month old granddaughter Charlotte Condon, daughter of Kim O’Kane and Christopher Condon was born with a very rare and severe genetic disorder called Hurler Syndrome or MPS1, in which her body doesn’t produce the enzyme it needs to break down specific sugars. This affects every aspect of Charlotte’s poor little body – literally […]

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Eversource Walk for Boston Children’s Hospital 2017

Why Walk? The Eversource Walk for Boston Children’s Hospital helps fund the exceptional care and groundbreaking research that are synonymous with Boston Children’s. Join thousands at the DCR Hatch Shell in Boston for a fun-filled walk around the Charles River. Then stay and play, enjoying our cookout, entertainment, and more. Help make a difference in […]

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Christopher’s Inaugural Pumpkin Smash 2015

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Mr.Christopher’s Pumpkin Smash Please participate in the inaugural Mr.Christopher’s Pumpkin Smash, to help “SMASH OUT” MPS! It’s easy! All you have to do is: 1-buy a small sugar pumpkin 2-paint it purple 3-Friday, October 16th video tape you or a family member smashing your purple pumpkin! 4-Give a brief explanation of what you are doing […]

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Amazon Smile

Hello friends, Harken’s Helping Hands, Inc. is now a member of Amazon Smile, please choose us as your charity. Amazon will donate a portion of your total purchase to our charity. Just replace your Amazon shortcut with the link below and choose Harken’s Helping Hands, Inc. as your charity. Happy Holidays!! http://smile.amazon.com/ch/46-5736408

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DAY 100!!!

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We can’t believe that today marks 100 days post transplant. We are so proud of our brave and happy little girl. Everyone’s prayers and support has helped us stay strong. So thankful for this silly girl!  

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The Barn-What a Success!

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An amazing thanks goes out to everyone who made the Harken’s Helping Hands event at The Barn such a success! We are so very grateful for all the amazing support. It was a perfect night surrounded by family and friends. A special thanks goes out to Ray and Sandy Frank. You are amazing and we […]

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Home Sweet Home!!!

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Not only was yesterday National MPS Awareness Day, but the doctors said Harken was strong enough to go home! We are so happy and thankful to have our family under the same roof. Although her journey is far from over, we feel truly blessed. Love you Bear!!!!

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Hingham Public Schools Raffle

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Brooke Benoit, of Plymouth River School, is in need of our help. Her one-year-old daughter, Harken, was recently diagnosed with Hurler’s Syndrome. This horrible disease causes organ failure, vision loss, hearing loss, delayed mental development, heart failure, lung disease, and a shortened life span. Because of the nature of the disease, and the aggressive fight […]

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Thank You Hilary & Children’s Hospital

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We can’t believe it has already been 16 days since we started this journey. Harken amazes us with her strength each and every day. Her new favorite toy is her butterfly cuddle bug! She falls asleep to the sweet lullaby each night. Thank you Hillary and Children’s Hospital for this special gift!!  

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