Entries by info@harboringhearts.org

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 […]

#WeWorkout

At Harboring Hearts not only do we advocate heart health by working out but also working out our heart to be heart strong by being there for one another! This month we invite you all to be heart strong and strengthen your heart in the process with the various events we have in store. THE […]

Forever Heart Month

Harboring Hearts was proud to be a part of American Heart Month, which was filled with events and activities that helped raise awareness and celebrate the journey of many heart champions. After we kicked off Heart Month on February 7th with back to back heart awareness events at Morgan Stanley Children’s Hospital and at Mount […]

Kicking off Heart Month!

February 7th was a jam-packed day filled with a lot of heart! We began by supporting families facing #CongenitalHeartDisease at the Morgan Stanley Children’s Hospital. In lieu of CHD Awareness Week, we wanted to support parents of our neonatal heart warriors through food and a relaxing massage session. We hoped to provide a momentary comfort […]