Education to address community vaccine hesitancy

Heart to Heart International has been providing COVID-19 vaccinations in under-resourced communities since March. The program is designed to work with organizations and community leaders in the most under-served areas and to reach those people who are vulnerable or hesitant. It is done in partnership with organizations in the local Kansas City community, including Juntos… 

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Volunteer Spotlight: Grace Shilling

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Meet Grace Schilling, an intern at Heart to Heart International working in the Kansas City programs department. We are grateful for Grace’s work and dedication to serving people in need, both locally and around the world.  Find out how you can volunteer by visiting hearttoheart.org/volunteer. How long have you been volunteering with Heart to Heart... 

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Pediatric Vaccines available

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By Dr. Agustina Boehringer: As most people know, the FDA and CDC recently endorsed a pediatric version of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine for children ages 5-11. This comes after reviewing copious data regarding safety and efficacy. The vaccine in its ‘adult’ dose has been administered to millions and millions of people in the past year,... 

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Working with The Salvation Army

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For the last two years, Heart to Heart International and The Salvation Army have partnered to help the Kansas City community.  HHI’s large facility provides the perfect space for The Salvation Army’s Project Warmth coat and blanket drive in November and Christmas Food Box program in December. Project Warmth This project provides new or gently... 

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Partner Spotlight: TouchNet

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TouchNet is part of Global Payments, a worldwide provider of payment technology and software solutions, and is headquartered in Lenexa, Kansas. TouchNet provides integrated payment and credential solutions for institutions of higher education and has supported Heart to Heart International for more than 10 years with ongoing technology, system support and service to secure HHI’s... 

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