Giving Tuesday: Support Hand Therapy

Posted by Kendyl Brock Hunter, OTR/L, CHT on 11/25/2019

Giving Tuesday was created in 2012 as a day to do good, to give back and to support your own community. It is marked as the first Tuesday following Thanksgiving -- this year, December 3. The American Society of Hand Therapists is a nonprofit organization dedicated to advancing the field of hand and upper extremity therapy by promoting education, advocacy, research and clinical standards. What better community to support on this global day of giving? ASHT touches the lives of many throughout the world and contributing to our organization will further allow for this to happen.



ASHT has various ways for your contribution to support the hand therapy specialty:

Your gift supports the growth of ASHT's evidence-informed programming and learning opportunities to help meet the demands of clinical practice.
(Annual Meeting Sessions Fund)

Your gift supports ASHT's efforts to educate our nation's legislators on the issues impacting the provision of hand therapy services. 
(Vision Fund)

Your gift advances the field of hand and upper extremity therapy. 
(Vision Fund)

Your gift supports the training of the next generation of hand therapy professionals. 
(Awards and Scholarship Fund)


NEW THIS YEAR: AmazonSmile

Do you shop on AmazonSmile is a website operated by Amazon with the same products, prices and shopping features as The difference is that when you shop on AmazonSmile, the AmazonSmile Foundation donates 0.5% of the purchase price of eligible products to the charitable organization of your choice. Be sure to select the American Society of Hand Therapists the next time you shop!


#GIVINGTUESDAY: Your way to serve – your way to make a difference.

Kendyl Brock Hunter, OTR/L, CHT
ASHT 2019-2020 Secretary/Treasurer