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Sleeping Well and Your Heart Health!

In an interesting article about the correlation between heart disease and sleep deprivation, researchers explore the many ways one’s heart health can be improved. Today, we invite you to spend some of your time awake and learn how you can improve your heart health and sleep for a better rest tonight! To learn more, read Tuck’s Guide on Heart […]

Meet Richie

Meet Richie A pediatric heart transplant recipient. “We found out Richie had heart complications when he was about 3 months old. He was born with multiple holes in his heart and we were worried. After many surgeries, a heart was found. We are grateful for Richie and the team at the Children’s Hospital at Montefiore […]

Update on Izabella

Update on Izabella, heart transplant recipient. “At just 18 months old, she received her heart transplant and it was very scary to go through as her mom. Like me, she had Cardiomyopathy. I’ve learned to deal with her heart journey and I take it one day at a time. My daughter was very ill and […]

Meet Patrick

Meet Patrick Brother of a heart transplant recipient. “My sister and I have the most fun together when we play Hide & Seek. But it is also really hard having a sister who needs all of the attention because of her heart transplant. Georgia got her new heart when I was only two years old. […]

Meet Jackie

Meet Jackie Caregiver to an LVAD recipient “My husband was going through heart failure. When we found out he needed a Left Ventricular Assist Device (LVAD) due to his heart failure, we didn’t know what to expect. We were scared. I learned how to help him and his battery powered machinery which helped his heart […]

Deloitte at Morgan Stanley Children’s Hospital on July 13th!

Morgan Stanley Children’s Hospital welcomed Deloitte volunteers on Friday, July 13th! The volunteers dedicated their time on a wonderful Friday afternoon creating care packages for pediatric heart patients. Each care package included Inspirational Frames decorated with stickers, Sock Bunny heating pads, painted ceramic Turtle Banks, I Spy Bottles which were delivered to patients. Thank you […]

Deloitte Impact Day on June 8th

Volunteers from Deloitte shared in their company’s Impact Day with us on June 8th. Twelve Deloitte employees spent the day with the teams of Harboring Hearts and Children’s Hospital at Montefiore! The enthusiasm they brought with them was contagious! They prepared 20 care packages for pediatric heart patients at the Children’s Hospital at Montefiore. Deloitte […]

Community-STRONG with Harboring Hearts

On March 28th, Harboring Hearts was proud to be a part of two community events serving both our pediatric and adult heart patients. Camp Harboring Hearts Harboring Hearts partnered with Juice Generation to “go camping” with our pediatric heart patients at the Morgan Stanley Children’s Hospital. Alvin, from Alvin and the Chipmunks, joined with us […]