Spring Gala Coming April 11: We will be honoring John’s Crazy Socks at our Spring Gala on April 11. Their mission is to spread happiness. (VIDEO) Another honoree includes our Board Member Arleen Baez for her visionary work in diversity & inclusion. To learn more, visit www.heartsharespringgala.com.
Weather Still Frightful: Our Energy Department accepted a $5,000 donation from Spectrum, which will help additional Queens families stay warm.
Dear Legislators: At the Brooklyn Developmental Disabilities Council Breakfast, Executive Director Linda Tempel described the residential crisis for people with I/DD, while one parent advocate spoke about why DSPs deserve a living wage. Parents also spoke out about the lack of funding for early education at the DD Council Breakfast in Queens.
In Theaters: Keep the Change (2018) is “a refreshingly honest portrait of a community seldom depicted on the big screen.” Find showtimes here.
Reminders: Join the Communications Committee call on Thursday, 3/22 at 3 p.m. Dial (712) 451-0462 and use access code 504976. Send your request for program cards to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please remove trifold brochures from circulation.
Speak Up. Leave a review on our Indeed Company Page to help recruitment efforts.
Tues, March 20, 2018 Disability Film Festival
Thurs, March 22, 2018 Olympics Sports Day
Thurs, March 22, 2018 Spring Dinner at Wyckoff Gardens
Celebrate with the kids of our newest Cornerstone program.
Sat, March 24, 2018 Raymour & Flanigan Fundraiser
Wed, April 11, 2018 Spring Gala and Auction
Fri, April 13, 2018 The HeartShare School’s 11th Birthday Party
Show your school spirit wearing orange & blue.
Fri, April 20, 2018 The HeartShare School Human Crayon Box Day
Wear your favorite Crayola color.
Sun, May 6, 2018 TD Bank Five Boro Bike Tour
Thurs, May 31, 2018 Education Services Dinner Dance
Sun, Nov 4, 2018 NYC Marathon
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