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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

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– 

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