Who We Are

Hearts With Hands was founded following Hurricane Andrew in 1992 by Pastor Dr. Ralph Sexton, Jr. (Trinity Baptist Church) in Asheville, North Carolina. Hearts With Hands is currently directed by Evangelist Dr. Greg Lentz (Greg Lentz Ministries) and is a Christian, nondenominational, humanitarian, non-profit 501 (c) 3 charitable organization. Hearts With Hands provides physical, spiritual, medical, economic and other necessary aid to victims of poverty, natural disaster, or famine.


“But whoso hath this world’s good, and seeth his brother have need, and shutteth up his bowels of compassion from him, how dwelleth the love of God in him?” I John 3:17

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  • Deodorant (women)

  • Shampoo (travel size)

  • Shaving Razors (men & women)

  • Individual Toothbrush

  • Toothpaste

  • Body Wash

  • Pull-Tab Can Good (Soup, Vegetables, Meat)

  • Plastic Jar of Tomato Sauce

  • Breakfast (pop tarts, granola bar)

  • Individual Cereal Boxes

How To Donate



Call our office to donate over the phone.
Local: (828) 667-1912
Toll Free: (855) HELP HWH(435-7494)


Mail your check or money order by U.S. Mail to:
Hearts with Hands
P.O. Box 6444
Asheville, NC 28816

"Volunteers don't necessarily have the time; they just have the heart."

Elizabeth Andrew


Dr. Ralph Sexton, Jr founded Hearts With Hands in 1992 alongside his late wife Mrs. Muzette Sexton. 


Dr. Greg Lentz was chosen as director of Hearts With Hands in the fall of 2014. Contact Greg Lentz >.


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