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2021 point-of-care lab installations complete

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Six free clinics serving under-resourced communities now have the ability to provide timely, quality laboratory test results to their patients, on site, in a single visit, thanks to a grant program funded by global med-tech company BD, implemented by Heart to Heart International (HHI) and the National Association of Free and Charitable Clinics (NAFC) and... 

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Hygiene Kits to Hurricane Ida

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Hurricane Ida was a deadly and destructive Category 4 hurricane that became the second-most damaging and intense hurricane to make landfall in Louisiana on record, behind Hurricane Katrina in 2005. More than a million people in Louisiana lost electrical power, and the storm caused widespread infrastructural damage throughout the southeastern portion of the state, as... 

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Volunteer Spotlight: Suzanne Franklin

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How long have you been volunteering?  Since I retired I have been an active volunteer for Heart to Heart International (HHI), the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art as a Research Assistant, a Greeter at the Overland Park Arboretum and Botanical Gardens, and I work in the phone rooms during the pledge drives for KCUR public radio... 

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Tunisia

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Heart to Heart International has shipped medical and humanitarian aid to every state in the United States and to more than 130 countries all around the world. In September 2021, we added one more country to that list – Tunisia. Tunisia, officially the Republic of Tunisia, is the northernmost country in Africa. With a population... 

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Partner Spotlight: ArtClass Content

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BicMedia, now ArtClass Content, first became a valued supporter of Heart to Heart International when its managing partner, Austin Bickford, joined the HHI Board of Directors in 2019. Bicoastal production company ArtClass acquired Kansas City-based video agency BicMedia in August, and BicMedia now operates as the post-production department, content studio, and Midwest hub of ArtClass.... 

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Hygiene essentials to Afghan refugees

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Tens of thousands of Afghans who helped American forces during the war are now arriving in the United States as refugees. According to reports from NPR: “Most will start the new American chapter of their lives at military installations scattered across the U.S. where they’ll be vetted before moving on to more permanent destinations. That... 

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Hurricane Ida makes landfall – HHI responds

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August 31, 2021 – Early on August 31, Heart to Heart International deployed its Mobile Medical Unit and advance team of medical and logistics personnel to respond to the damage caused by Hurricane Ida. The team has tetanus vaccines, medications, medical supplies and hygiene kits to help people who have been impacted by this storm.... 

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Haiti team treats Haitian earthquake survivors

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HEART TO HEART INTERNATIONAL’S HAITIAN MEDICAL TEAM HELPS SURVIVORS OF HAITI EARTHQUAKE IN AFFECTED AREAS Heart to Heart International (HHI), providing lifesaving disaster relief and humanitarian aid throughout the world for nearly 30 years, is assisting injured earthquake survivors in the affected areas thanks to its Haitian medical team who has been on the ground... 

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