HUG is actively searching for four unique people with disabilities for a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity.

Help Us Gather (HUG) is a nonprofit with a mission to connect people with disabilities to social events and advocate for inclusion. Each year, HUG selects four celebrities who embody the qualities of Charitable, Fearless, Inspirational and Powerful.
This is an opportunity for individuals with special needs to have a team of professionals help accomplish a goal or achieve a dream. It’s also a chance to step into the spotlight and be celebrated for everything that makes you unique, beautiful and valuable. The HUG team has helped recipients build businesses, receive prestigious community awards, start a modeling career, meet their celebrity idol and much more.
Submit your nomination using the form below.

Experience Beyond Incredible 2019

HUG's Celebrity Search on CBS

The Benefits of Becoming a HUG Celebrity

HUG’s Mr. Charitable 2019 named Hometown Hero by FOX 13

HUG Model with Down Syndrome Featured on CBS This Morning

HUG’s Mr. Inspirational 2019 meets singer Andy Grammer

HUG helps Miss Fearless 2019 Launch Her Own Business

HUG’s Miss Charitable 2018 on “Good Morning Tampa Bay”

HUG Coordinates Meaningful First Pitch at Rays Game

Nominate a Celebrity

(Example: parent, friend, self, etc.)
For example, past titleholders have wanted help starting a business, launching a career, or meeting their hero.