Personal Stories

Our Hands Can! Community Stories: September 2014 – Work

By |October 13th, 2014|

Work. We all do it, every day. It’s the work we do for pay, the work we do as volunteers, and the work we do because it’s a passion. The theme for the Show Us Your Hands! September Picture Project was Work and we got a wonderful variety of submissions on our Facebook page. Our […]

Our Hands Can! Community Stories — August 2014: Food

By |September 9th, 2014|

What can your hands do with food? That was the Show Us Your Hands! Picture Project theme for August and it really hit a chord in the community. We received a lot of terrific submissions on our Facebook page. Our Advisory Council reviewed them all and selected their favorite to win the prize for August, […]

Our Hands Can! Community Stories — July 2014: Holidays/Vacation

By |August 14th, 2014|

Before we show you some of the wonderful entries in the Show Us Your Hands! July Picture Project, we’d like to tell you more about what it is we’re doing.

It is easy to forget all the amazing things we can do when living with inflammatory arthritis. Photos are a great way of putting a picture […]

Changes to Show Us Your Hands! Board

By |July 30th, 2014|

The Show Us Your Hands! Board of Directors regrets to announce that Eduardo Flores (RA Guy) has resigned from his position as President of the organization. From Eduardo’s idea to create a collage of inflammatory arthritis hands, to him co-founding Show Us Your Hands! with Lene Andersen and Cathy Kramer, and through us becoming an […]

Our Hands Can! Community Stories June 2014: Living Things

By |July 21st, 2014|

Show Us Your Hands! is launching an exciting new community program called the Picture Project. Every month, we ask people who live with inflammatory arthritis to take photos of their hands doing something related to the month’s theme and post them on our Facebook page. The inaugural monthly Picture Project was this June […]

Show Us Your Hands! Annual Report: Managing Stress as an Organization and an Individual

By |December 13th, 2013|

To celebrate the first anniversary of Show Us Your Hands! as a non-profit, the Board of Directors is writing a series of blog posts about the past year. Each of us writes about a different topic, relevant to us as individuals, to the organization and to the community. We welcome your comments and hope you’ll […]