Volunteers

April “In their shoes” recap

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On Wednesday night, April 28, people from around the country joined us to listen in and hear a little bit more about what deployments are like for Heart to Heart International disaster response volunteers. Three of our most experienced volunteers were generous enough to spend their time talking about their experiences and giving us a... 

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Volunteer Spotlight: Vaccination Volunteers

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April is National Volunteer Month, and in honor of that, we are spotlighting a whole group of our volunteers: Vaccination Volunteers As vaccines became more readily available, one thing became clear – governments, health departments and health organizations were going to need the help of volunteers in order to get all the vaccines into people’s... 

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Partner Spotlight: BD

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Heart to Heart International is proud to have worked with BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company), a leading, global medical technology company, as a “trusted partner” since 1993. BD’s purpose of advancing the world of health naturally aligns with the mission of HHI: expanding access to care and responding in times of disaster. BD has donated... 

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Disaster Response Workshop goes virtual

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In March, Heart to Heart International completed the first virtual Disaster Response Team Workshop of 2021. In pre-COVID times, these workshops were in-person ways to train disaster response team members on everything from standard deployment procedures to disaster medicine best practices. Because disasters don’t stop regardless of COVID, the HHI disaster response team developed a... 

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