Press Release

Heartstrings’ 19th Year To Be The Biggest Yet

Olathe, KS – January 3, 2020 – As Heartstrings Community Foundation begins its 19th year of operations, it’s starting to see the impact of 2019 accomplishments.

1. Updated the fleet with 3 Ford Connects and another is on the way.

2. Created a measurement tool to enhance our training and development of job skills for Employees.

3. Goody Delivery® added 18 new businesses.

4. Streamlined operations thanks to our Operational Dream Team:

  • Jonathan – Director of Operations
  • Rosanne– Director of Human Services
  • Claire – Goody Delivery Manager
  • Derek—System Analysis
  • Rebecca H – Transportation Coordinator
  • Kat Anstine – Director of Development

5. Hired 6 new employees along with hiring 2 high school students 18-21 school program through the summer for job exploration.

If you’re interested in donating, please call 913.649.5700 or visit https://heartstringscf.org/what-we-do/donations/.

About Heartstrings Community Foundation

For 18 years, Heartstrings Community Foundation has provided unique employment opportunities for adults with intellectual/developmental disabilities by forming a Kansas Non-Profit Corporation 501c3. With first-hand experience with the challenges of assisting adults with disabilities to acquire and maintain successful employment, we’re uniquely qualified to provide this necessary community support.

Media Contact:

Kat Anstine – Director of Development

kanstine@heartstringscf.org  

 https://heartstringscf.org/– 

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