Entries by info@harboringhearts.org

VAD/Transplant Support Group at North Shore University Hospital

On April 9th at North Shore University Hospital, 35 patients and caregivers attended a LVAD and Heart Transplant Support Group. The evening began with warm introductions from around the packed room which included cardiologists, attending cardiac-physicians, cardiac surgeons, heart transplant and LVAD coordinators, pharmacists, social workers, and nutritionists alike. Patients and caregivers shared their hopes […]

Harboring Hearts Celebrates Heart Month 2019!

We are so grateful for our patients, families, hospital partners, volunteers, donors, and supporters! In February, we celebrated our Harboring Hearts family through various hospital events, fundraising events, and community collaborations. Annual Pediatric Cardiology Valentine’s Reunion at Mount Sinai Hospital – With the help of our volunteers from Mulesoft and our Junior Board, caregivers and […]

Sports Event with Nike SoHo at NYP

Athletes from the Nike SoHo Store spent November 28th with the pediatric patients at NewYork Presbyterian-Morgan Stanley Children’s Hospital. With sports the theme of the party; volunteers, patients, and caregivers alike danced with Elmo and grooved to the sounds of DJ Intake! We engaged forty-seven patients and their caregivers in five activities throughout the afternoon. […]

Care Packages with Capital One Bank!

Eager to brighten up the day of pediatric heart patients and their families, 8 Capital One Bank volunteers spent their time away from their respective locations to prepare Care Packages at Morgan Stanley Children’s Hospital on September 27th. In the bags they so carefully assembled were ceramic banks, inspirational picture frames and bags of hope! Each […]

Hope 4 Hearts Days in August!

TWO HOPE 4 HEARTS DAYS IN AUGUST! On August 21st, Vincent learned how to make sushi (his favorite food) along with his brother and parents during his Hope 4 Hearts Day in New York City! He learned various culinary techniques and enjoyed Green Tea Mochi for dessert after his two hour cooking class. Thank you […]