Entries by info@harboringhearts.org

Harboring Hearts closed out the month of March with a Hope 4 Hearts Day honoring Jean Velarde and his family. Jean and his family were picked up from their house and taken to the Highline where they were met by the Harboring Hearts team for a photo shoot to remember this wonderful day. They then […]

NYP Galaxy Party

On March 7th 2017 Harboring Hearts partnered with @nyphospital to create a fun Galaxy Party for pediatric heart patients. We had Michael Butler keeping the party going with some kid friendly tunes. Also, Buzz Lightyear from CLOWNS kept the kids entertained with his dance moves. There were games, arts & crafts, and some heart healthy […]

H4H with Nelson Sandoval

Wednesday January 25th was a great day spent celebrating Nelson Sandoval and his family. They began their day at the One world observatory where they were met by the Harboring Hearts team. The experience started off as an elevator ride that opened up at the top of the building to portray the breathtaking view of the […]

Harboring Hearts Fall 2016 Benefit

The Harboring Hearts benefit was a splash with some great celebs and other philanthropists in attendance. Guests and celebs including Dina Lohan and Joy Bauer attended the Harboring Hearts benefit. ABOUT HARBORING HEARTS Harboring Hearts, a 501 (c) (3) organization, provides funding, affordable housing and community programs that directly impacts patients and families affected by […]

Harboring Hearts Fall Benefit Gala

Harboring Hearts celebrated their Fall 2016 Benefit Gala in New York City at the Bryant Park Grill. Harboring Hearts, a 501 (c) (3) organization, provides funding, affordable housing and community programs that directly impacts patients and families affected by cardiac disease. Harboring Hearts is dedicated to providing critical financial and emotional assistance for heart patients […]

Harboring Hearts 4th Annual Fall Benefit

NEW YORK, NY–(Marketwired – October 18, 2016) – Harboring Hearts, a nonprofit organization that provides funding, affordable housing and community programs to patients and families affected by cardiac disease, will hold its 4th Annual Fall Benefit on Thursday, October 27th, at the Bryant Park Grill. The annual benefit is held to honor individuals who have […]

H4H with Angel Class

Harboring Hearts established Hope 4 Hearts Day (H4H) last spring as a source for families to receive high quality personalized attention and experience activities of their choice. The program is catered towards one recovered heart patient and their family every month. We aim to provide a day of hope and inspiration to heart patients as […]

H4H with Daquain Jenkins

On Tuesday September 13th, Harboring Hearts hosted the September Hope 4 Hearts Day (H4H) with Daquain Jenkins and his family in New York City. Daquain has become a close friend of Harboring Hearts since his time as a heart transplant patient at Mount Sinai Hospital. Learn more about Daquain’s inspiring story here. The Jenkins family […]

The Keys To Founding A Successful Non-Profit: Having A Heart

What’s the secret ingredient for starting, growing, and prospering as a successful non-profit? Recently, I sat down with Michelle Javian, co-founder of Harboring Hearts, a non-profit dedicated to easing the financial and emotional burdens placed on families who are impacted by cardiac disease. We discussed the lessons learned from founding a non-profit from scratch, and […]

H4H with Zion Reese & Family

Harboring Hearts’ “Hope 4 Hearts Day” (H4H) for August featured Zion Reese, and his family. Zion is now a healthy eight year old boy, and the personalized day symbolized his ability to overcome hardships with positivity and the community’s support. We were first introduced to Zion in 2014 when he was six years old and […]