SNN and Carl Reynolds have teamed up to offer “A Helping Hand” to people in need on the Suncoast. We are reaching out into our community, looking for stories of hardship and providing assistance to those who’ve fallen into unfortunate circumstances. If you know someone who could use assistance, please fill out the form below.

A Helping Hand: Amy Hendel Mahlios
A Helping Hand: Amy Hendel Mahlios

 SARASOTA - Amy Hendel Mahlios always led an active lifestyle.

October 29th, 4:09 PM EDT by Hallie Peilet
A Helping Hand: A Life Story Foundation
September 24th, 3:48 PM EDT by Hallie Peilet
A Helping Hand: Hope 4 Communities
August 27th, 4:06 PM EDT by Hallie Peilet
A Helping Hand: The Edwards Family

BRADENTON - It’s been a long five months for Antoinette Goggins and Anthony Edwards. Their son Ahmad was born at 36 weeks when Goggins was induced because of pre-eclampsia.

A Helping Hand: The Edwards Family
A Helping Hand: Brian 'BK' Klimek

"He’s the kinda guy that you’ll sit across the bar from or next to drinking a beer, and you’ll feel like you’ve known him for a million years," Brew Life Brewing Owner Mick Cohn said about his friend, Brian 'BK' Klimek.

A Helping Hand: Brian 'BK' Klimek
A Helping Hand: Lauren Hanrahan

Lauren Hanrahan teaches third grade at Englewood Elementary. She was on maternity leave and noticed her hearing was a little off.

A Helping Hand: Lauren Hanrahan
A Helping Hand: The Mark Wandall Foundation

October 24, 2003: The night Melissa Wandall’s life changed forever.

A Helping Hand: The Mark Wandall Foundation
A Helping Hand: Wendy Renoit

North Port High School Junior Wendy Renoit has a vision board in his room, with medals and photos.

“Basically these remind me to keep on going, to try and get more,” Renoit said.

A Helping Hand: Wendy Renoit
A Helping Hand: Vets2Success

This November Suncoast Veteran Bryan Jacobs has spent most of his time at his new farm. He didn’t realize it at the time, but the first seed was planted in 2014.

A Helping Hand: Vets2Success
November 17th, 6:14 PM EST by Alejandro Romero
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November 17th, 6:23 PM EST by Alejandro Romero

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