Entries by info@harboringhearts.org

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 […]

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 […]